WBSC launches first-ever softball World Rankings: Japan women’s no. 1, New Zealand men’s no. 1


LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The World Baseball Softball Confederation today launched the first-ever world rankings for softball, across both men’s and women’s disciplines. The newly implemented world ranking system tracks the performance of a country’s National Team in the Softball World Championships, including junior and top-tier levels, over a three-year period. The WBSC Softball Competitions Commission […]

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New WBSC Baseball World Rankings released


LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The World Baseball Softball Confederation today revealed the latest standings in the Official WBSC Baseball World Rankings, which weigh a country’s entire National Team programme (from U-12 to Pro) in international competition. The WBSC Baseball World Rankings reflect a 4-year cycle and a data set of more than 1,000 international contests dating back to […]

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IBAF Men’s Baseball World Rankings after 2013 World Baseball Classic


With the conclusion of the 2013 World Baseball Classic, which saw the Dominican Republic winning the title in the championship game over Puerto Rico, the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) has updated its Men’s Baseball World Rankings.

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2012 Year-End Men’s Baseball World Rankings


Following the conclusion of the 26th BFA Asian Baseball Championship the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) releases the year-end Men’s Baseball World Rankings. Cuba remains at the top of International Baseball. But their lead over the runner-ups U.S.A., Japan and Korea shrunk throughout the 2012 season.

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Brazil leaps into Top 20 of Men’s Baseball World Rankings


The IBAF Men’s Baseball World Rankings have been updated once again following the conclusion of the World Baseball Classic Qualifiers in Taipei City and Panama City, the Asian trip of the Cuban national team with games against Chinese Taipei and Japan and the South American Championship.

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IBAF updates Men’s and Women’s World Rankings


The International Baseball Federation (IBAF) has updated its Men’s and Women’s Baseball World Rankings after the completion of the V IBAF Women’s Baseball World Cup, the I IBAF 15U Baseball World Championship, the XXV IBAF 18U Baseball World Championship and the European Championship.

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Cuba remains at Top of IBAF World Rankings


Lausanne, Switzerland – Cuba Remains on top of the world, the Netherlands enter International Baseball’s Top 5.

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