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Completed · Jun 13-23, 2019

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  1. Argentina Captures First-Ever Men's Softball World Championship

    Argentina Captures First-Ever Men's Softball World Championship

    Jun 24, 2019

    PRAGUE, Czech Republic — Argentina was crowned the World Champions in Men’s Softball for the first time in history, causing a buzz across social media. In the Final on Sunday, the South American team defeated Japan, 3-2, in ten innings, in one of the most exciting games in the history of the WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship — the highest level of competition in softball. Huemul Mata went the distance and fanned 17 to claim the win, while Manuel Godoy hit the game-winning RBI single in the top of the tenth.
  2. Canada Edges Out New Zealand For Bronze Men's Softball World Championship

    Canada Edges Out New Zealand For Bronze Men's Softball World Championship

    Jun 23, 2019

    Patrick Burns pitched a three-hit, one-run complete game to guide Canada to the Bronze Medal in the Men’s Softball World Championship 2019. Today the Red and White team beat New Zealand, 2-1, and collected the 13th medal in the history of the event.
  3. USA Places Fifth At XVI Men's Softball World Championship

    USA Places Fifth At XVI Men's Softball World Championship

    Jun 23, 2019

    Two homers by Matt Palazzo and Erick Ochoa produced all the offense needed for USA as the team claimed the fifth place in the World Championship with a 5-4 victory over Venezuela. USA finished fifth place in the tournament, while Venezuela ended sixth. Both teams climbed one position from the World Championship 2017.
  4. USA Softball Announces WBSC Men's Softball World Championship Roster

    USA Softball Announces WBSC Men's Softball World Championship Roster

    Jun 12, 2019

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The final roster for the 2019 USA Softball Men’s National Team (MNT) was announced today by USA Softball. The 17-member roster will compete in the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Men’s Softball World Championship (MWC) set to take place July 13-23 in Prague, Czech Republic. The 16th edition of the men's flagship softball event will showcase 72 games of the highest-level softball competition in the world.
  5. What To Watch For At WBSC XVI Men's Softball World Championship

    What To Watch For At WBSC XVI Men's Softball World Championship

    Jun 10, 2019

    With eight teams expecting to make the playoffs again in the tournament, worldwide softball fans can expect intense competition in Group A of the XVI WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship, starting on Thursday in Prague. World No. 1 New Zealand, Japan (3), Argentina (5), host Czech Republic (7), Mexico (9), Botswana (13), Philippines (17) and Cuba (24) have all playoff experience, and will arrive to Europe aiming to finish as one of the top four teams of the group and advance to the decisive stage of the tournament.