XIII U-19 Women's Softball World Cup

2019-08-11 - 2019-08-17

@wbsc     Irvine, USA

XIII U-19 Women's Softball World Cup - Official Payoff

Men, Junior Women’s Softball African Championships set to open in South Africa, finals to be live-streamed

2019-01-10

The new year is only 10 days old, and we’re ready for the first official international softball competition of 2019! The Mbolekwa Sports Complex, in Atteridgeville, South Africa, will host the Senior Men and Junior Women’s African Championships from 10-12 January. The final games on Saturday 12 will be live streamed by 360 Sport.

Three nations will compete in the Men’s Softball African Championship. World No. 12 South Africa, No.13 Botswana and Lesotho will battle for the two African available spots in the WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship, to be held in Prague and Havlickuv Brod, Czech Republic, from 13-23 June.

The format will be a double round Robin with the top two teams advancing to the World Championship, and playing the finals on Saturday for the African crown.

MEN’S AFRICAN CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE

Thursday, January 10, 2019

TIME   SCORE  
10:00 LES  0 9 BOT
14:00 RSA  10 0 LES

 

Friday, January 11, 2019

TIME   SCORE  
9:00 BOT  8 2 RSA
13:00 RSA 10 0 LES
17:00 LES  1 26 BOT

 

Saturday, January 12, 2019

TIME   SCORE  
10:00 RSA  4 5 BOT
14:00 1 Seed BOT  2 4 2 Seed RSA

 

At the same time, the Junior Women’s National Teams of No. 28 South Africa and No. 43 Botswana will face each other in a five-game series to compete for the continental championship, and also to tune up for the WBSC Junior Women’s Softball World Cup, to be played in Irvine, California, USA, from 11-17 August. Both teams are qualified for the event.

JUNIOR WOMEN’S AFRICAN CHAMPIONSHIP

Thursday, January 10, 2019

TIME   SCORE  
8:00 RSA  7 0 BOT
12:00 BOT  0 11 RSA

 

Friday, January 11, 2019

TIME   SCORE  
11:00 RSA  10 3 BOT
15:00 BOT  3 10 RSA

 

Saturday, January 12, 2019

TIME   SCORE  
12:00 RSA 7 0 BOT