News


2012-10-31

The ISF approves the merger with IBAF
71% of 44 Federations (30 required for a quorum) voted in favor


The International Softball Federation (ISF) approved the project of a merger with the IBAF during their Extraordinary Congress in Houston (Texas, USA). A total of 44 Federation were in attendance (30 were required for a quorum) and 71% voted in favor.
"We are excited to move forward with our joint Olympic bid campaign" said ISF President Don Porter "We are looking forward to working with the IBAF".
"We applaud and congratulate our friends from the ISF for their courage and determination in this decision" said IBAF President Riccardo Fraccari "But also for putting the interest of their athletes and their sport before politics".

(From IBAF Website)