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WBSC to develop fan-friendly, cost-saving Olympic baseball, softball competitions

WBSC to develop fan-friendly, cost-saving Olympic baseball, softball competitions
20/09/2018

The World Baseball Softball Confederation has mandated an  Olympic Commission to develop new rules for Olympic competitions.

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WBSC partners with Tokyo 2020, IOC to stage 6 Olympic softball games, 1 baseball game in Fukushima

WBSC partners with Tokyo 2020, IOC to stage 6 Olympic softball games, 1 baseball game in Fukushima
12/09/2018

The World Baseball Softball Confederation welcomed the latest Tokyo 2020 Fukushima proposal to boost games in Fukushima to a total of seven games, which was endorsed by the International Olympic Committee today.

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WBSC reveals Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualifiers for Baseball, Softball

WBSC reveals Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualifiers for Baseball, Softball
24/03/2018

WBSC Members and affiliated National Teams will have the opportunity to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games exclusively through eight WBSC international tournaments, four for baseball and four for softball.

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WBSC leaders answer questions on 2020 Olympics and whether Paris, Los Angeles are good for Olympic baseball/softball

WBSC leaders answer questions on 2020 Olympics and whether Paris, Los Angeles are good for Olympic baseball/softball
17/07/2017

LAUSANNE, Switzerland-WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari and Secretary General Beng Choo Low answered questions by the media at the Olympic Museum

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Fukushima stadium added to line-up for Olympic baseball, softball at Tokyo 2020 Games

Fukushima stadium added to line-up for Olympic baseball, softball at Tokyo 2020 Games
17/03/2017

PYEONGCHANG, Rep. of Korea – Fukushima’s Azuma Baseball Stadium has been added as an official venue for Olympic baseball and softball events at the Tokyo 2020 Games.

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Yokohama Stadium confirmed for Olympic Baseball, Softball at Tokyo 2020 Games

Yokohama Stadium confirmed for Olympic Baseball, Softball at Tokyo 2020 Games
07/12/2016

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today welcomed the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to approve the Tokyo 2020 venue proposal, which confirmed the 30,000-seat Yokohama Stadium as the main venue for baseball and softball events at the Olympic Games in 2020.

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WBSC, Tokyo 2020 leaders meet to discuss Fukushima as a potential site of Olympic baseball, softball

WBSC, Tokyo 2020 leaders meet to discuss Fukushima as a potential site of Olympic baseball, softball
18/11/2016

World Baseball Softball Confederation President Riccardo Fraccari today met with Tokyo 2020 Chairman Yoshiro Mori to discuss the potential for the Fukushima prefecture, which was devastated by the Great East Japan Earthquake in March 2011, to host Olympic baseball and softball game(s) in 2020

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WBSC lauds success of 2016 NPB Japan Baseball Series as preview of Tokyo 2020

16/11/2016

The WBSC has praised the popularity and success of the 2016 Japan Series, while expressing its commitment to leverage baseball/softball’s profile in Japan to capture the attention of the world when the sport returns to the Olympic programme at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

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Olympic fund: Half-billion dollars to go to NOCs leading to Tokyo 2020

Olympic fund: Half-billion dollars to go to NOCs leading to Tokyo 2020
14/11/2016

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved an Olympic Solidarity 2017-2020 budget of $US 509,285,000.

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Olympic baseball, softball to return in 2020 as part of new sports package

Olympic baseball, softball to return in 2020 as part of new sports package
03/08/2016

RIO DE JANEIRO — The World Baseball Softball Confederation today welcomed the decision of the IOC Session to approve adding baseball and softball to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The WBSC is now looking forward to the honour of showcasing baseball/softball on the world’s greatest stage in 2020 and making a valuable contribution to the Olympic Movement by connecting the IOC to new audiences in every corner of the globe.

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