SOFTBALL AND BASEBALL INCLUDED IN APMG IN KOREA

The second edition of the Asia-Pacific Masters Games (APMG} to be hosted by Korea from May 12th to 20th, will see then inclusion of softball and baseball for a total 26 sports in 14 cities and counties at 43 venues in Jeonbuk. Besides, baseball and Softball, roller sports, sailing, triathlon, park golf, gateball, and judo […]

End of the year message from the WBSC President to the global baseball softball community

World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) President Riccardo Fraccari addresses baseball and softball leaders, players, media and fans around the world in the following end-of-year address. Dear baseball and softball athletes, leaders, WBSC partners, media representatives, and fans around the world. When I look back over what has been a very successful and busy 12 months, […]

PATTAYA’S, RUGBY SCHOOL, COULD BE VENUE FOR MORE SOFTBALL ASIA EVENTS

Rugby International School in Chonburi (Pattaya, Thailand), after being the perfect venue for the recently concluded 3rd Asian Universities Women Softball Asia Cup 2022, where Japan emerged champions defeating Chinese Taipei, could well be the choice of Softball Asia to host more events there. Softball Asia president, Datuk Low Beng Choo, was impressed with the […]

MEKADA SHOWS THE WAY FOR JAPAN TO WIN THE CHAMPIONSHIP

Japan saved the best for the last, as their wrested the 3rd Asian Universities Women Softball Asia Cup 2022 title for the first in their third attempt, when they downed Chinese Taipei  5-4 in tie-breaker, at Rugby International schools ground on pitch A in Pattaya, Thailand, this afternoon. In a nail-biting match, which saw Chinese […]

KOREA PICKS UP BRONZE BUT RUES MISSING FINAL

Korea took the bronze medal after defeating Singapore in the third placing match 9-2 this morning in the 3rd Asian Universities Women Softball Asia Cup 2022 at Rugby International schools ground on pitch A in Pattaya, Thailand. Korea felt that they should have been playing in the final, instead of Chinese Taipei. “Yes it is […]

CHINESE TAIPEI IN TOOTH AND NAIL BATTLE WITH KOREA TO REACH FINAL

Chinese Taipei took the rough road to book their berth in the final when they edged Korea 3-2 in a tie breaker, after both teams were tied 2-2 after seven innings, to meet Japan in the 3rd Asian Universities Women Softball Asia Cup 2022 final tomorrow morning.  Korea were on the road to create an […]

A PIECE OF ART FROM THE SBAT PRESIDENT

Art Phainpaniporn, the newly elected president of the Softball Association of Thailand (SBAT), a young and vibrant person, is on a mission for softball in Thailand. The 43-year-old property broker and businessman, who took over the presidency from Kosol Yimpaiboon in October 2020, has the vision to see Thai softball attain a podium finish at […]