|Official Event Title||2023 III BFA Women's Baseball Asian Cup
|Theme||Asian Power of Women - Road to World Cup
亞洲女子棒球盛會 - 向世界盃進發
|Event Objectives||The event provides a platform for the growth and development of women’s baseball in Asia. The continental championship in Asia will be contested every two years, in the year prior to the Women’s Baseball World Cup. With the top four Asia teams to qualify for the IX WBSC Women’s Baseball World Cup 2024.|
|Tournament Date||Qualifier: 21 May (Sun) to 23 May (Tue) 2023
Final: 26 May (Fri) to 1 June (Thu) 2023
|Organizer||Baseball Federation of Asia (BFA)|
|Host Organization||The Baseball Association of Hong Kong, China (BAHKC)|
|Subvention Bodies||♦ Arts & Sport Development Fund (ASDF), Culture, Sports and Tourism Bureau (CSTB)
♦ Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD)
|Supporting Body||♦ World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC)|
|Sponsors||BFA Ancillary Sponsors
♦ Nagase (Kenko)
♦ Lai Sun Group
♦ Lick Sang International Company Limited
♦ The Athenaeum of Anti-Aging
♦ Telford Wine & Spirits (Shanghai) Ltd.
♦ New Era Cap Asia Pacific Ltd
HKG (no.11, the host), IND (no.18), PAK (no.19), INA, MAS, SRI, THA
JPN (no.1), TPE (no.2), KOR (no.10), HKG (no.11, the host), PHI (no.14), CHN (no.15), top two teams from the Qualifier.
|Competition Venue|| Sai Tso Wan Recreation Ground, Baseball Pitches (Natural Turf Pitches)
90 Sin Fat Road, Lam Tin, Kowloon
|Reporting Date||All teams should make reservations to arrive at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG):
♦ Qualifier teams: arrive on 19 May 2023 (Fri)
♦ Final teams: arrive on 24 May 2023 (Wed)
|Departure Date||All teams should make reservations to depart from Hong Kong International Airport (HKG):
♦ Qualifier teams not advanced to the Final: depart on 24 May 2023 (Wed)
♦ Maximum 2 representatives from teams ranked 9th and after who attend the Asian Women’s Baseball Summit on 25 May 2023: depart on 26 May 2023 (Fri)
♦ Final teams: depart on 2 Jun 2023 (Fri)
|Players Eligibility||♦ A player must turn 16 years old by 31 December 2023 (born in 2007 or before)
♦ All players must be a national of the country who participating in this tournament. Player’s passport will be controlled at the Pre-tournament Technical & Organizational Meeting to ensure player’s nationality.
♦ All players participating in BFA tournaments shall wear the uniform representing his/her country, and such uniform shall be designed and provided by each National Federation / Association. Players or teams without uniform will not only be fined but also be forfeited.
|Delegation Size||Each delegation may have a maximum of 26 members
♦ Up to 20 Players, 1 Delegation Leader, 3 Coaches including Team Manager, 1 Team Doctor/Physiotherapist and 1 Umpire
|Contact||The Baseball Association of Hong Kong, China (BAHKC)
Room 1003, 1/F., Olympic House, No. 1 Stadium Path, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
Main Line: (852) 2504 8330 Fax: (852) 2504 4663
Email: [email protected]
Ms. Amber TSANG, Sports Executive of BAHKC
Direct Line: (852) 2504 8331
Email: [email protected]