XVI Women's Softball World Championship

2018-08-02 - 2018-08-12

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XVI Women's Softball World Championship - Official Payoff

Oh, Canada: secures medal in Softball World Championship

2018-08-11

Canada clinched a WBSC Softball World Championship medal today, beating Australia by a score of 12-0 in four innings. The Canadian offense had a brilliant performance against the Australian staff, while Danielle Lawrie was in control of the game since the first pitch. Canada will play tomorrow the bronze medal game of the Softball World […]

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Softball World Championship , honoured by Her Imperial Highness Princess Hisako Takamado

2018-08-10

Her Imperial Highness Princess Hisako Takamado was present today at ZOZO Marine Stadium to see Japan’s first playoff game of the tournament against Puerto Rico. The Princess arrived to the stadium at 18:00, and firstly went into the field to cheer the players from Japan and Puerto Rico, prior of the presentation of the teams. […]

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USA and Japan still undefeated; to fight for a spot in Softball World Championship final

2018-08-10

USA and Japan won today their respective games and advanced in the playoffs. Tomorrow they will face each other with a spot in the World Championship Finale at stake. Both teams have secured a medal in this tournament.

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Softball World Championship: China, Chinese Taipei, Great Britain, Venezuela advance in the placement round

2018-08-10

The teams that advanced in the placement round are: China, Chinese Taipei. Great Britain and Venezuela. South Africa, Botswana, Philippines and New Zealand are eliminated

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Softball World Championship: Day 9 photo gallery

2018-08-10

The gallery contains pictures of 2 Championship Round games: Mexico-Italy, Canada-The Netherlands,
It contains also pictures of 1 game of the Placement Round: China-South Africa

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Mexico knocks Italy out of Softball World Championship in extras; Canada eliminates The Netherlands

2018-08-10

Mexico and Canada advanced today in the playoffs of the WBSC Softball World Championship, defeating Italy and Netherlands respectively, and remain in the fight For the Title of World Champion and the berth in the Olympic Games.

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WBSC reveals Playoff schedule for Women’s Softball World Championship/Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualifier

2018-08-09

The original field of 16 nations has been cut in half, with 8 teams advancing to the Championship Round in Chiba, Japan.

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Great Britains beats Venezuela, Feret’s gem leads New Zealand over Philippines

2018-08-09

Great Britain relies on a great game by designated player Kirsten Mack (3 for 3, 3 RBIs). New Zealand pitcher Jennifer Feret came just one out short of a perfect game

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Softball World Championship: Day 8 photo gallery

2018-08-09

This gallery contains pictures of 4 games: The Netherlands-South Africa, New Zealand-Philippines, Great Britain-Venezuela, Japan-Australia

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Japanese Softball Heroes committed to keep the sport in the Olympics

2018-08-09

WBSC exclusive interview with Japanese Softball mega stars Yukiko UENO and Eri YAMADA, during the XVI Women’s Softball World Championship in Chiba, Japan talking about their Olympic dreams. Yukiko Ueno is the face of the team that won a gold medal for Japan at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. Ueno has celebrated her thirty sixth […]

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Italy beat China, Canada ends third in Group B; both qualify for WBSC Softball World Championship playoffs

2018-08-08

Canada and Italy won today their respective games and completed the round robin. Both teams qualified for the playoffs, ending third and fourth respectively, and advances to the championship round, starting on Friday at ZOZO Marine Stadium.

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Softball World Championship: Day 7 photo gallery

2018-08-08

In the gallery you find pictures on 4 games: USA-Puerto Rico, Mexico-Chinese Taipei, Canada-Botswana and Italy-China

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