XVI Women's Softball World Championship

2018-08-02 - 2018-08-12

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XVI Women's Softball World Championship - Official Payoff

Escobedo impressive as Mexico wins close ones against Netherlands and New Zealand; makes the playoff

2018-08-07

Dallas Escobedo had an impressive day at WBSC Softball World Championship pitching two shutout, complete games, allowing only two hits and no runs, with 21 strikeouts. Behind its star pitcher, Mexico earned a pair of 1-0 wins to Netherlands and New Zealand, and clinched a spot in the playoffs of the tournament.

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Puerto Rico tops New Zealand, leads Group A with perfect record

2018-08-07

Puerto Rico is still undefeated and leading Group A, after a 4-1 win over New Zealand in the first game of the day at Zett A. Ball Park.

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Puerto Rico, USA still perfect; Chinese Taipei now fourth in group A

2018-08-07

With today’s victories, Puerto Rico and USA remain undefeated, while Chinese Taipei stands alone at fourth place in Group A.

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Great Britain wins first against Botswana

2018-08-07

Great Britain beat Botswana and earned the first win in the WBSC Softball World Championship

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Italy defeats Venezuela, still in play for fourth place. Great Britain wins first

2018-08-07

Great Britain beat Botswana and earned the first win in the WBSC Softball World Championship. Italy defeeated Venezuela and is still in play for fourth place in group B. Australia made it a five inning game against Great Britain

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Netherlands stuns Chinese Taipei with thrilling walk-off victory; USA keeps winning

2018-08-06

Netherlands and USA came out with the victory this afternoon in NASPA Stadium. The European team defeated Chinese Taipei, while the defending world champions beat Philippines.

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Japan keeps dominating, Italy still in the race for fourth place in group B

2018-08-06

Itay got all the offense they needed in the first inning, scoring the only run of the game against Great Britain on a wild pitch. Japan used a couple of homers to keep Venezuela at a distance and earned the fifth straight win

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Australia, Canada leave China behind in group B of the Softball World Championship

2018-08-06

Australia improved to 4-1 with an easy win, 14-0, against Botswana in 4 innings. Canada shares the same record (but lost against the aussie) after an impressive 7-0 win against China

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Softball World Championship: Day 5 photo gallery

2018-08-06

The photo gallery contains pictures of 8 games: Australia-Botswana, Mexico-Puerto Rico, China-Canada, South Africa-New Zealand, Italy-Great Britain, The Netherlands-Chinese Taipei, USA-Philippines and Japan-Venezuela

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Puerto Rico beats Mexico, remains undefeated; New Zealand earns first win over South Africa

2018-08-06

Puerto Rico earned its fifth consecutive victory in as many games and leads Group A standings. New Zealand clinched today its first win in the WBSC Softball World Championship, defeating South Africa 6-0.

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Japan stays undefeated, China stronger in fourth place in group B of the Softball World Championship

2018-08-05

China shut out Venezuela and virtually pushed them out of the race for fourth place in group B of the Softball World Championship. Japan outscored, 6-0, and outhit, 11-2, Great Britain and leads undefeated

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Australia beats Canada, first win for Italy

2018-08-05

Australia shut out Canada, until this moment undefeated in the tournament, resisting a seventh inning comeback attempt. Italy displayed again home run power and beat Botswana

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Puerto Rico tops Chinese Taipei in slugfest; Philippines comes from behind over Netherlands

2018-08-05

Puerto Rico remains unbeaten in the WBSC Softball World Championship after a roller coaster victory against Chinese Taipei, by a score of 12-11. The game was a slugfest for both teams, for a total of 23 runs, 27 hits and 7 pitching reliefs.

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Softball World Championship: Day 4 photo gallery

2018-08-05

This gallery contains photos of 5 games: USA-Netherlands, Italy Botswana, Puerto Rico-Chinese Taipei, Australia-Canada, Mexico-South Africa

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USA on top of Group A; Abbot unhittable against Netherlands

2018-08-05

United States defeated Netherlands, 11-0, in the first game of the day in the WBSC Softball World Championship held in Chiba, Japan. The had two big innings to support a magnificent performance by Monica Abbot, who threw a no-no and was one walk away of perfection.

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Big inning leads USA past Chinese Taipei at WBSC Softball World Championship

2018-08-04

United States collected its second win of the tournament at the WBSC Softball World Championship, and leads the Group A with a perfect record. Today they beat Chinese Taipei, 7-0, in five innings of play.

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Japan shuts out China, stays undefeated in group B of the Softball World Championship

2018-08-04

Superstars Yamada and Ueno led Japan to a shut out won against China. In the morning game Outfielder Li Qi provided all the offense China needed against Great Britain’s Elizabeth Fleming and scored the winning run

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Women’s Softball World Championship: Day 3 photo gallery

2018-08-04

In this gallery you find the pictures of 7 games: Italy-Australia, Puerto Rico-South Africa, China-Great Britain, Philippines-Mexico, Chinese Taipei-USA, Canada-Italy, Venezuela-Botswana

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Australia, Canada win one run games against Italy

2018-08-04

Italy proved a true competitor. The ‘azzurre’ took an early lead on o a couple of solo homers against Australia, that came from behind to win in extras. Canada beat Italy 1-0 to complete the Italians double header

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Puerto Rico, Mexico earn wins behind strong pitching performances; Juarez and Escobedo no-hit Phillipines

2018-08-04

Fans present today at Zett A Ballpark witnessed three very strong pitching performances by Puerto Ricans Xena Dung and Jamee Juarez, and Mexican Dallas Escobedo. The last two pitched a no hitter against Phillipines, who finished the day hitless after 14 innings.

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Women’s Softball World Championship: Day 2 photo gallery

2018-08-04

This gallery contains photos of 6 games: South Africa-Chinese Taipei, Mexico-USA, Phillipines South Africa, Australia-Venezuela, Canada-Great Britain, Australia-China

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Canada, Japan lead WBSC Softball World Championship Group B with two wins

2018-08-03

Canada started the WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship with a pair of 7-0 victories over Great Britain and Venezuela. This way the red and white team is at the top of the standings in Group B, along with Japan, with two wins.

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Puerto Rico wins opener with come back over Netherlands

2018-08-03

On day two of competition at the NaSPA Stadium in Narita Japan, the opening game saw Puerto Rico and the Netherlands, and the Caribbean team took the win, 6-5.

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China takes pitching duel over Australia to start Softball World Championship

2018-08-03

In a very close game for the Group B of the Softball World Championship, China defeated today Australia by a score of 1-0. The Chinese staff combined for a 2-hit shutout to claim the victory in a very interesting pitching duel. China scored the only run of the game in the top of the fifth […]

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