Baseball5 WBSC Africa Championships: Dates Announced

In an exciting development, the WBSC has unveiled the dates and venues for the Africa Baseball5 Championships, setting the stage for a thrilling competition. The 2024 WBSC Africa Baseball5 Championships are scheduled to unfold in Praia, Cape Verde, from 5-10 February 2024.

This announcement provides South Africa with the opportunity to defend its title as the Baseball5 Africa Champions and secure a coveted spot in the II WBSC Baseball5 World Cup. The World Cup is slated to be held at The Central Harbourfront Event Space in Hong Kong, featuring 12 participating teams in late 2024.

The stakes are high, with the top two finishers in these qualifiers earning the third and fourth spots for their respective National Teams. This honor comes with the privilege of representing the African Continent on the global stage at the II WBSC Baseball5 World Cup. Lithuania and France secured the first two positions at the European Championships last month.

South Africa’s representation in this prestigious competition will consist of four male players, four female players, one coach, and one delegation leader.

Making history in 2022, South African Baseball secured its place in the Baseball5 World Cup by winning the inaugural Africa Baseball5 Championships in Tanzania. A triumphant victory over Kenya in the finals solidified their participation in the Baseball5 World Cup held in Mexico City last year.

This month also saw the WBSC release the World Baseball 5 rankings, with South Africa in 6th place among 43 countries or territories representing four continents.

The South African Baseball5 structures are now set to transition to team trials scheduled to be held in Gauteng from 18-20 December 2023. Athletes from various provinces will vie for selection to participate in this esteemed event.

#SouthAfricanBaseball #SouthAfricanBaseball5 #PlayEverywhere

Baseball5 WBSC Africa Championships: Dates Announced

In an exciting development, the WBSC has unveiled the dates and venues for the Africa Baseball5 Championships, setting the stage for a thrilling competition. The 2024 WBSC Africa Baseball5 Championships are scheduled to unfold in Praia, Cape Verde, from 5-10 February 2024.

This announcement provides South Africa with the opportunity to defend its title as the Baseball5 Africa Champions and secure a coveted spot in the II WBSC Baseball5 World Cup. The World Cup is slated to be held at The Central Harbourfront Event Space in Hong Kong, featuring 12 participating teams in late 2024.

The stakes are high, with the top two finishers in these qualifiers earning the third and fourth spots for their respective National Teams. This honor comes with the privilege of representing the African Continent on the global stage at the II WBSC Baseball5 World Cup. Lithuania and France secured the first two positions at the European Championships last month.

South Africa’s representation in this prestigious competition will consist of four male players, four female players, one coach, and one delegation leader.

Making history in 2022, South African Baseball secured its place in the Baseball5 World Cup by winning the inaugural Africa Baseball5 Championships in Tanzania. A triumphant victory over Kenya in the finals solidified their participation in the Baseball5 World Cup held in Mexico City last year.

This month also saw the WBSC release the World Baseball 5 rankings, with South Africa in 6th place among 43 countries or territories representing four continents.

The South African Baseball5 structures are now set to transition to team trials scheduled to be held in Gauteng from 18-20 December 2023. Athletes from various provinces will vie for selection to participate in this esteemed event.

#SouthAfricanBaseball #SouthAfricanBaseball5 #PlayEverywhere