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 Africa’s Day Two at WBSC Baseball 5 Africa Champs

On the second day of the WBSC Baseball 5 Africa Champs in Praia, Cape Verde, the South African team experienced a rollercoaster of emotions, clinching a win against the host nation Cape Verde before facing their first defeat in the tournament against Tunisia. The team’s journey through the day was marked by a strong start, […]

South Africa Shines in WBSC Baseball 5 Africa Champs Opener

The South African Baseball 5 team kicked off their World Cup qualifier campaign with back-to-back victories at the WBSC Baseball 5 Africa Champs in Praia, Cape Verde. The team first overcame a challenging start against Tunisia, rallying from a first-set loss (8-15) to win the next two sets (2-1, 10-9), securing a 2-1 match victory. […]

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 African Baseball5 training camp concludes on high standard

This week marked the conclusion of the South African Baseball 5 training camp, where players vied for selection in the Africa Baseball5 Championships set to take place in Praia, Cape Verde, from 5-10 February 2024. The final training camp spanned two days in Gauteng, Edenvale, with 18 players attending from Limpopo, Gauteng, and Western Cape. […]

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 […]