Japan readies for formation of its first-ever Baseball5 National Team, Asia Cup

Japan readies for formation of its first-ever Baseball5 National Team, Asia Cup
24/05/2022
Baseball5 Japan, an organization formed by the baseball and the softball governing bodies, will select eight teams through a digital challenge. The winner of an eight-team tournament will represent Japan at the inaugural Baseball5 Asian Cup, a qualifier to the WBSC Baseball5 World Cup.


Asian Games: New baseball, softball venues pass inspection

Asian Games: New baseball, softball venues pass inspection
23/05/2022
The Shaoxing sports and cultural centre is the location of the baseball and softball tournaments. China Baseball Association Deputy Secretary-General Din Feng demonstrated the venue's functional design.


Former NPB All-Star pitcher Yoshitaka Katori to manage Japan at WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup

Former NPB All-Star pitcher Yoshitaka Katori to manage Japan at WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup
21/05/2022
Samurai Japan will start selecting the team through a digital challenge. Each of the 54,000 players competing in the country in the age bracket will be able to apply.


WBSC Asia Baseball5 World Cup Qualifier to take place in Malaysia

WBSC Asia Baseball5 World Cup Qualifier to take place in Malaysia
18/05/2022
The inaugural Baseball5 Asia Cup will qualify the top three finishers.


WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup Alumni: MLB China Development Center graduates pursue baseball careers in US

WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup Alumni: MLB China Development Center graduates pursue baseball careers in US
10/05/2022
Three of the nine student-athletes represented current world No. 21 China at the WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup 2018.


2022 Asian Games in China postponed

2022 Asian Games in China postponed
06/05/2022
Baseball and softball are part of the Asian Games programme.


Teams from Asia, Africa and Oceania confirmed for WBSC U-15, U-23 Baseball World Cups

Teams from Asia, Africa and Oceania confirmed for WBSC U-15, U-23 Baseball World Cups
05/05/2022
The WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup will take place from 26 August to 4 September in Hermosillo, Mexico, while the WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup is scheduled from 14 to 23 October in Taipei City, TPE.


Baseball5 helping to grow the game in Malaysia

Baseball5 helping to grow the game in Malaysia
29/04/2022
Baseball5 is being used by governing body Softball Association of Malaysia to spread the game.


Record-setting 9 teams confirmed for Asian Games 2022 softball event in China

Record-setting 9 teams confirmed for Asian Games 2022 softball event in China
21/04/2022
An additional squad, pending confirmation from the National Olympic Committee, could boost it to a historic 10-team Asian competition.


WBSC Premier12 star Hyeon-jong Yang becomes youngest player with 2,000 KBO Innings Pitched

WBSC Premier12 star Hyeon-jong Yang becomes youngest player with 2,000 KBO Innings Pitched
14/04/2022
The record was held by another KBO legend Min-chul Jung since 2006.