News


2012-06-15

6th World University Baseball Championship canceled
FISU Baseball Tournament was supposed to be played between July 13 and 22


Four registered teams: Chinese Taipei, Korea, Japan, and Sri Lanka were advised by FISU (International University Sports Federation) of cancelation of the 6th World University Baseball Championship scheduled in Taoyuan, Taiwan for July 13th to 22nd, 2012. In spite of all efforts by Local Organizing Committee, a participation of six teams could not be obtained at the entry deadline which was extended.

After five successful events, this is the first time the World University Baseball Championship is canceled.

2010 - 5th WUC Baseball - Tokyo (JPN)
2008 - 4th WUC Baseball - Prague (CZE)
2006 - 3rd WUC Baseball - Havana (CUB)
2004 - 2nd WUC Baseball - Tainan (TPE)
2002 - 1st WUC Baseball - Messina (ITA)

(From IBAF Website)