XXIX U-18 Baseball World Cup

2019-08-30 - 2019-09-08

@wbsc   #U18WorldCup   Gijang City, KOR

XXIX U-18 Baseball World Cup - Official Payoff

Pan Am U-18 Baseball Championship takes off in Panama


The USA are the five-time defending champions. The hosts will count on flame throwing pitcher Daniel Espino. Six team will qualify to the super round and the top four will advance to the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019, to be played in Korea

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U-18 Baseball World Cup 2017 standout Baek-ho Kang wins 2018 KBO Rookie of the Year


In 2017, Kang earned a silver medal with the Korean National Team at the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup in Thunder Bay, Canada, where he showcased both his hitting and pitching skills to earn a place on the U-18 All-World Team.

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Four of 15 from upcoming Pan Am Championship to qualify for U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019


The U-18 Pan American Baseball Championship will qualify 4 teams to the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019, to be played in Gijang, Korea. The defending champions USA are the favorites among 15 participants to the tournament that will take off on 23 November in Panama

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2015 WBSC Player of the Year Shohei Othani wins 2018 MLB AL Rookie of the Year


The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) 2015 Baseball Player of the Year, Los Angeles Angels two-way sensation, 24-year-old Shohei Ohtani was named the 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) American League Rookie of the Year. In Ohtani’s first big league season, he matched one of baseball’s biggest icons, Babe Ruth, as the only player since 1900 […]

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Korea wins U-18 Asian crown as Top 3 nations on continent advance to U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019


The three Asian nations will join a global field in the battle For the Title of World Champion at the U-18 Baseball World Cup – one of the top youth world championships in sports.

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Korea tops Chinese Taipei to win U-18 Asian Baseball Championship; Japan bronze


Korea, Chinese Taipei and Japan qualified for the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup® 2019, to be played in Gijang, Republic of Korea. The three nations advanced to the global event as the top three teams at the 2018 Asian U-18 Baseball Championship.

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WBSC welcomes Mexico’s pro baseball leagues LMB, LMP as newest Members


With the addition of LMB and LMP, WBSC’s global structure has expanded to 206 Members (195 National Federations and 11 Associate Members) across Africa, Asia, the Americas, Europe and Oceania, representing approximately 65 million athletes and 200 million fans and followers worldwide.

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Netherlands, Spain to represent Europe at WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019 in Gijang, Korea


World No. 9 Netherlands beat No. 25 Spain, 6-3, on Sunday in the Final of the U-18 European Baseball Championship 2018 in Grosseto, where the top two European nations earned a place in the XXIX U-18 Baseball World Cup.

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Netherlands, Spain qualify for WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019


The Netherlands beat Spain, 6-3, in the final of the U-18 European Championship. Europe is the first Continent to qualify for the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019, to be played in Gjang County (Busan), South Korea.

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WBSC awards Korea hosting rights of U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019


Gijang-Hyundai Dream Ballpark, the largest youth baseball facility in Korea, will be the stage of the U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019.

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Euro championships ready to send winners to U-12 and U-18 Baseball World Cups 2019


Budapest, Hungary, hosts the U-12 while Grosseto, Italy, hosts the U-18. The top two teams from each tournament will advance to the WBSC Baseball World Cups 2019

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WBSC names SSK as Official Ball and Kit Supplier for flagship 2019 Premier12, 2020 Olympic Baseball and Baseball World Cups


SSK has become the Exclusive/Official Competition Ball and Kit Supplier of baseball’s biggest upcoming international events through 2020.

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