Czech Republic national baseball team
Information
Country Czech Republic
ConfederationConfederation of European Baseball
WBSC ranking
Current 14 Increase 2 (31 December 2021)[1]

The Czech Republic national baseball team is the national baseball team of the Czech Republic. The team competes in the bi-annual European Baseball Championship.

International tournament results

World Baseball Classic

World Baseball Classic record Qualification record
Year Host(s) Round Position W L RS RA Host W L RS RA
2006 Did not enter No qualifiers held
2009 Did not enter No qualifiers held
2013 Did not qualify Germany 0 2 6 28
2017 Did not qualify Mexico 1 2 22 12
Total 0/4 1 4 28 40

2009 IBAF World Cup

In 2009, Europe hosted the IBAF World Cup, the first time in history the Baseball World Cup was not hosted by a specific country. Prague hosted Group A of the pool round, and the Czech Republic team finished 20th, going 0–3 with losses to Australia, Mexico, and Chinese Taipei.

European Baseball Championship

Team Czech Republic competed at the 2019 European Baseball Championship, and came in fifth, behind Team Israel. Among the players who competed for it were Martin Červenka and Marek Minařík.[2]

Olympic Qualifying Tournament

Because Team Czech Republic finished in the top five in the 2019 European Baseball Championship, it moved on to the 2020 Olympics qualifiers in Italy in September 2019.[3][4] There, it came in third, behind Israel and the Netherlands. Finished 3rd behind the Netherlands and Italy in 2003 for the Athens 2004 games.

References

  1. ^ "The WBSC World Ranking". WBSC. 31 December 2021. Retrieved 31 December 2021.
  2. ^ https://www.baseball-em.de/statistiken-c89861
  3. ^ Retired, shmired | Jewish Baseball News
  4. ^ MLB Monday (August 26-September 1, 2019) | Jewish Baseball News