BFA News

March 30, 2023

BFA I EC Meeting 2023

Tokyo, Japan

The first Executive Committee Meeting 2023 was successfully held in Tokyo, we sincerely appreciate WBSC’s executive director, Michael Schmidt taking his time to attend the meeting, and all of BFA executive members and sponsors attended the meeting (Mr. Houman, Member at Large, attended online)

In this meeting, we reviewed previous events in 2022 and early 2023 (the umpire clinic in Bangkok & 15th West Asian Cup in Pakistan)

We confirmed upcoming events:

  1. BFA XIII East Asian Cup
    Location: Bangkok, Thailand
    Tournament period: 29 April to 3 May
    Participating teams: Cambodia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand
    Game system: round-robin system
  2. BFA III Women's Baseball Asia Cup
    Location: Hong Kong, China
    Tournament period: 21 May to 23 May
    Participating teams: Bangladesh, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand
    Game system: Two groups
    Official tournament
    Tournament period: 26 May to 1 June
    Participating teams: China, Hong Kong, Korea, Japan, Philippines, Chinese Taipei, and two teams from the qualifier-round
    Game system: 8-team super round
  3. U15 Championship
    Location: Weihai, Shandong
    Tournament period: Summer vacation
    Participating teams: TBD
    Game system: 8-team super round
  4. Asian Championship 
    Location: Taiwan
    Tournament period: November
    Participating teams: China, Korea, Japan, Chinese Taipei, Pakistan, Palestine, and two teams qualify from East Asia Cup 
    Game system: 8-team super round

Also, our sponsors will continually support BFA’s events, including


BFA takes this opportunity to express our deep gratitude to all participants.