VIII Women’s Baseball World Cup

22/08/2018 - 31/08/2018

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VIII Women’s Baseball World Cup - Official Payoff

Simone Wearne steps down as Australia Women’s Baseball National Team manager

26/03/2019

Australia Baseball Hall of Famer Simone Wearne stepped down as Emeralds manager after a six-year tenure as Women’s Baseball Australia National Team manager, and three World Cup campaigns

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WBSC Baseball World Cup umpire Po Chun Liu earns IOC Women and Sport top award

20/03/2019

World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Baseball World Cup® umpire Po Chun Liu was awarded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Women and Sport World Trophy, the highest distinction that the IOC bestows in the category

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Women’s Baseball legends Kate Psota and Ashley Stephenson retire

16/03/2019

The two veterans were on the original Canadian National Team during the first ever Women’s Baseball World Cup, that the North American Country hosted back in 2004. Stephenson will join the coaching staff

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Women’s Baseball High School Invitational MLB Grit takes off on International Women’s Day

08/03/2019

A total of 60 girls, aged 18 and under, who play baseball at the High School level, will compete in games and participate in special events. Allison Schroeder, Liz Gilder (Canada), Eva Cristina Torres Vega (Puerto Rico), Ashton Lansdell, Emily Tsujikawa (USA) competed in WBSC Women’s World Cup

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France opens Camp, will host first Women’ Baseball European Championship

08/02/2019

The French Baseball and Softball Federation (FFBS) opened Camp in Montigny le Bretonneux, near Paris, with the Women’s Baseball National Team. France will host next Summer the first European Championship. A total 40 women players attended Camp. Lahcène Benhamida, who is in charge of coaches development for FFBS, explained: “Most of them play regularly baseball, […]

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Aaron Myette named Canada Women’s Baseball National Team Manager

11/12/2018

Born in 1977, the new skipper is a former MLB pitcher (a total 47 games, 30 as a starter, in parts of six seasons) who represented Canada internationally. He was in the staff of former manager Lachance, who stepped down after a bronze medal in the 2018 WBSC World Cup

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Japan, Canada, Chinese Taipei lead new WBSC Women’s Baseball World Rankings

05/12/2018

The latest rankings reflect the results of over 100 matches from the Women’s Baseball World Cup across an evaluation period of 2014-2018.

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What does the future hold for Women’s Baseball?

20/09/2018

Not many people know that movie director Francis Ford Coppola is a huge advocate of Women’s Baseball. We discuss the future of the game with him, old timer Shirley Burkovich, World Cup stars Sato and Underwood and top prospect Melissa Mayeux

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Women’s Baseball World Cup: players and managers quotes after the final

01/09/2018

After the final of the Women’s Baseball World Cup we had a chance to collect quotes from the managers, MVP Ayamy Sato and top run producer Iori Miura. Japan’s manager Megumi Kitta welcomed reporters her way: with a respectful bow. She then showed confidence: “We were not nervous. This was the last game of the […]

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Japan wins sixth Women’s Baseball World Cup in a row

01/09/2018

Superstar Ayami Sato pitched on two-day rest and went five scoreless innings, Iori Miura kept up to her usual production. Japan was simply perfect and left no chance to Chinese Taipei

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Canada beats USA in ten, grabs bronze medal in Women’s Baseball World Cup

31/08/2018

“When you play against the USA you don’t need to get ready,” said André Lachance on his last assignment as Canada’s manager. Daphnée Gélinas batted in four runs and 16-year-old Allison Schroder picked the win

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Women’s Baseball World Cup: Final Day photo gallery

31/08/2018

The last day of competition featured only two games: USA-Canada (bronze medal) and Japan-Chinese Taipei (World Championship). The pictures are a selection of those taken during the games

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