Date of membership 2014
ABOUTHeadquartered in the Olympic Capital city of Lausanne, Switzerland, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) was established in April 2013 and granted recognition as the sole competent authority in baseball and softball by the International Olympic Committee at the 125th IOC Session in September 2013. The WBSC represents a united baseball/softball sports movement that encompasses over 65 million athletes worldwide.
The WBSC governs all international competitions involving any of the National Teams of its 141 National Federation members. The WBSC oversees the Softball World Championships (Men, Women, U-19 Men, and U-19 Women), Premier12, the World Baseball Classic, and the U-12, U-15, U-18, U-21 and Women's Baseball World Cups.
19 Apr 2015
Riccardo Fraccari voted into SportAccord CouncilThe SportAccord Council welcomes its latest member, Mr. Riccardo Fraccari as the second Council Member from the Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF).27 Nov 2014
World's Top 12 nations revealed for first-ever 'Premier 12' World Baseball ChampionshipThe World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) unveiled the line-up of the world's best-ranked nations that have qualified for the first-ever "Premier 12" -- the new flagship pro baseball world championship that will feature the National Teams from baseball's 12 highest-ranked nations and become baseball's highest-ranked international competition, awarding US$ multi-millions in prize money.
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