Baseball

Sky Sport will screen LIVE coverage of all New Zealand games at the World Baseball Classic this month as the New Zealand Senior Men’s Baseball team compete in Chinese Taipei with the aim of qualifying for baseball’s equivalent of a World Cup.

New Zealand is the only unranked team invited to the tournament and they’ll face the host nation, and 7th ranked nation in the world, Chinese Taipei at the Xinzhuang Stadium in New Taipei City in the first of three games.

The New Zealand Senior Men’s team – otherwise known as the Diamondblacks – have leapfrogged more than 50 nations to become a Top 28 baseball nation in the world. Continue reading »