South Africa National U23 team and coaching staff for Baseball World Cup announced

South African Baseball is thrilled to announce the SA National U23 team and coaching staff that will compete in the WBSC U23 Baseball World Cup to be held in Shaoxing, China from 6 -15 September 2024. SA U23 Team Alex Japhta CTBF Bryce McCleland CTBF Chad Quantoi Mandela Bay Corbin Greenslade USA/Gauteng Cuan Hoffmann Gauteng […]

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 African Baseball Announces Historic International Series for Women’s Team

South African Baseball is proud to announce another international event, marking a historic milestone with the first-ever South African National Women & Girls Baseball Team (Combined U15-U18). This team will participate in an international series against Zimbabwe in a 3-game home and away series. The home series will take place in Gauteng from 22-27 August […]

South African Baseball Announces Local U23 Elite Training Squads

South African Baseball is proud to announce the preliminary Elite Training Squads (ETS) for the locally based U23 team, who will now begin preparation for the WBSC U23 World Cup. The squad has been largely selected from the NBC with input from national selectors and provinces. The selected squad of locally based players includes talent […]

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 African Baseball U-15 National and Elite Training Squad Coaches announced

South African Baseball is proud to announce the national coaches who will lead the South African Baseball U-15 team in the upcoming WBSC Baseball U-15 World Cup. The selected coaches are Clive Pretorius as Head Coach, Paul Van der Merwe, Thabang Letsoalo, and Gareth Long as Assistant Coaches, and Duwane Peters as Head of Delegation. […]

SA Under-15 National Team announced for the 2024 WBSC U15 World Cup

  The South African Baseball Union is pleased to announce the selection of the Under-15 National Team for the WBSC U15 World Cup, scheduled to take place in Barranquilla, Colombia, from August 15 to August 24, 2024. South Africa has been drawn into Group B, alongside Mexico, Chinese Taipei, Venezuela, the Netherlands, and Nicaragua. South […]

South African Baseball Seeks National and Provincial Coaches

In an exciting development for baseball in South Africa, South African Baseball is calling on talented coaches and officials to join its National Coaching structures and Elite Training Squad programme. This initiative presents a remarkable opportunity for skilled individuals passionate about baseball to engage at the highest levels of baseball in South Africa. The invitation […]

South African Baseball NBC24 concludes – Results are in

The 2024 South African Baseball Championships drew to a close at Londt Park, Mandela Bay, Eastern Cape, capping off five days of exhilarating action. The spirit throughout the tournament was commendable, with the hosts, Mandela Bay, earning high praise for their outstanding organization. In the Women’s 3rd vs. 4th place placement game, Gauteng Women B […]