The Netherlands secured their third consecutive European Baseball Championship title as they eased to a 5-1 victory over Italy in the final in Germany.
Defending champions the Netherlands will take on Italy in the gold-medal match at the European Baseball Championship after both sides came through their semi-finals in Germany.
Italy beat hosts Germany this evening to secure their place in the semi-finals of the European Baseball Championship.
The Netherlands recorded their first victory at the 2019 European Baseball Championship to get their title defence back on track in Germany.
Defending champions The Netherlands fell to a shock defeat against the Czech Republic on day two of the European Baseball Championship in Germany.
The Netherlands swept aside Croatia to maintain their 100 per cent start to the Women's European Volleyball Championship.
The Netherlands have qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after winning the Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship in Antwerp.
The Netherlands were crowned as winners of the International Equestrian Federation Para Dressage European Championship after Frank Hosmar and Sanne Voets won their respective grades in Rotterdam.
Defending champions the Netherlands recorded the biggest semi-final victory at a Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship by thrashing England 8-0 in Antwerp.
Spain held off a late Dutch fightback to dump the defending champions out of the EuroHockey Nations Championship and reach a first final since 2007 in Antwerp.
Germany started their men's EuroHockey Nations Championship campaign with a 9-0 thrashing of Scotland in Antwerp.
Netherlands looking to defend titles and secure Tokyo 2020 qualification at EuroHockey Nations Championships
The Netherlands will be hoping to retain their men's and women's titles at the EuroHockey Nations Championships in Belgian city Antwerp, where action is due to begin tomorrow.
The Netherlands finished first in the team classification standings as the dressage part of competition concluded today at the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Eventing Nations Cup event in Haras du Pin in France.
Britain and Italy will battle it out for a place in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic softball tournament tomorrow after both won their opening super-round games at the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Europe/Africa Qualifier in Dutch city Utrecht.
Britain and hosts Netherlands through to super round at WBSC Softball Europe/Africa Tokyo 2020 Qualifier
Britain and hosts the Netherlands both made it two wins out of two in Group A to qualify for the super round of the World Baseball Softball Confederation Softball Europe/Africa Qualifier in Utrecht.