Defending champions Japan were among four teams to preserve their unbeaten records as the Junior Men's Softball World Championship continued in Prince Albert in Canada.
Baseball and Softball
The United States began the inaugural USA Softball International Cup in dominant fashion as both teams representing the nation claimed victories on the opening day of the tournament in California.
Hosts Chinese Taipei finished the group stage with a 100 per cent record at the World University Baseball Championship in Chiayi.
Hosts Canada made it two victories from as many games as the Junior Men's Softball World Championship continued in Prince Albert.
South Korea concluded their participation in the group stage of the World University Baseball Championship with a victory in Chiayi.
Holders Japan beat Argentina 5-2 today as action got underway at the Junior Men's Softball World Championship in Prince Albert in Canada's Saskatchewan Province.
Home nation Chinese Taipei beat South Korea today to make a winning start to their campaign at the World University Baseball Championship in Chiayi.
Japan and the United States enjoyed impressive starts to the World University Baseball Championship in Chinese Taipei.
Defending champions Japan will seek a third title when the Junior Men's Softball World Championships are due to begin in Prince Albert in Canada's Saskatchewan Provice tomorrow.
The World University Baseball Championship will return for the first time in eight years tomorrow in Chiayi in Taiwan.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) have announced an expanded partnership with the SSK Corporation for key upcoming events.
Competing players have hailed the success of the recently-held Japan All-Star Softball Series as the sport prepares for its Olympic return at Tokyo 2020.
Czech Republic thrashed The Netherlands 10-3 today to win the European Softball Federation (ESF) Men's European Championships in Havlíčkův Brod.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) and the United States Special Sports Association (USSSA) have announced a host broadcasting agreement that will see record coverage and production of the Women’s Baseball World Cup in 2018.
Hosts and reigning champions the Czech Republic have made it into the final at the European Softball Federation (ESF) Men's European Championships in Havlíčkův Brod.