South African Union Hosts Successful Baseball5 Game Officials Workshop

The South African Union’s Baseball5 Commission, together with the Umpires Commission, hosted a virtual training workshop for Game Officials from 19 to 20 June 2024. This workshop saw the participation of 59 individuals from South Africa and Botswana. The training session was presented by South African and WBSC umpire Jason Bell, who has officiated at […]

South Africa Prepares to Host WBSC Africa Youth Baseball5 Southern Region Championship

South African Baseball is thrilled to announce the upcoming WBSC Africa Youth Baseball5 Southern Region Championship (Region 5). This prestigious event, scheduled to take place from 08-13 August 2024, will be hosted in Limpopo, Polokwane, at the Ngoako Ramahlodi Community Hall. The championship is a fantastic opportunity for South Africa to showcase Baseball5, drawing participants […]

South Africa Secures WBSC Baseball5 World Cup Spot at Baseball5 Africa Champs

In an intense final day at the WBSC Baseball 5 Africa Champs in Praia, Cape Verde, South Africa’s journey culminated in a bittersweet moment. The team faced a formidable challenge against Tunisia in the finals, ultimately losing in a tie-break extra innings with scores of 6-4 in Set 2, following a 5-1 defeat in Set […]

South African Baseball5 Team Capped and Ready for Championship Glory

In a ceremony filled with anticipation and pride, the South African Baseball5 team was officially capped this week in Centurion, Pretoria, ahead of their departure for the WBSC Baseball5 Africa Championships in Praia, Cape Verde. The event saw the presence of Mr. Patrick van Niekerk, Vice President of South African Baseball, fellow South African Baseball […]

South Africa National Baseball5 team for Africa Championship announced

  South African Baseball today took pleasure in announcing the team to take part in the WBSC Baseball5 Africa Championships to be held in Praia, Cape Verde from 3-9 February 2024. The event doubles up as a qualifier for the WBSC Baseball 5 World Cup to be held in Hong Kong towards the end of […]

Baseball 5 Final Try Outs Player Selection

South African Baseball is thrilled to announce the talented players selected to attend the final Senior Baseball 5 trials taking place between the 18th and 20th of December 2023 in Gauteng. These exceptional athletes will have the opportunity to showcase their skills, determination, and passion for the sport, aiming to secure a spot in the […]

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 […]

South African Baseball5 Provincial Championships: A nationwide Heritage Day Celebration.

This past weekend, South African baseball enthusiasts came together to celebrate Heritage Day in a unique and exhilarating way. The country witnessed an array of provincial championships as districts from all corners of South Africa converged on the baseball diamond. Not only were they competing for the prestigious title of provincial champion, but they also […]