Defined the Top 8 squads of the Women's European Softball Championship

Defined the Top 8 squads of the Women's European Softball Championship
29/06/2021
Team Italy, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Israel and Spain remain undefeated going into Women's European Softball Championship round-robin phase two.

Pool A: Undefeated Team Italy (4-0) kicked off the day with a 27-0 mercy-rule victory over winless Bulgaria (0-3) in Cervignano and sent Hungary (0-3) to the bottom of the standings after a mercy-rule 19-0 shutout under the lights in Ronchi dei Legionari. Russia (3-1) took sole possession of second place with a 11-0 shutout over Poland (2-2) in Ronchi dei Legionari.

Pool B: Kingdom of the Netherlands (3-0) remained on top with a 16-0 shutout over winless Lithuania (0-3) in Cervignano. Germany (2-1) battled Austria (1-2) for second place and found success in Castions delle Mura with a 7-3 victory.

Pool C: Undefeated Israel (3-0) defeated winless Denmark (0-3) by a score of 13-3 in Ronchi dei Legionari. Czech Republic (2-1) protected its second-place standing with an 8-0 shutout over Croatia (1-2) in Castions delle Mura.

Pool D: Leader Spain (3-0) beat Ukraine (1-2) by a score of 4-1 in Cervignano, while France (2-1) delivered a 13-0 shutout to Slovakia (0-3) in Ronchi dei Legionari.

Italy, Russia, Kingdom of Netherlands, Germany, Israel, Czech Republic, Spain and France are the Top 8 squads of the Women's Softball European Championship 2021.

Most of the games of day three of the Women's Softball European Championship were streamed on baseballsoftball.tv

Find all the results and standings on WBSC Europe website.

/ Roberto Angotti x FIBS
​Photo courtesy of Ezio Ratti