NATIONAL SOFTBALL WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS TEAM

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Softball_Sinda Pelea

Softball_Maleho Sehloho

    23 May 2022
    TWO FREE STATE ATHLETES INCLUDED IN NATIONAL SOFTBALL WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS TEAM

    Softball South Africa has announced the Senior Men, U23 Men as well as the Senior Women teams for the forthcoming World Cup and African Qualifiers set to take place later this year, named as part of these teams are two Free State athletes Ms Sinda Pelea and Mr Maleho Sehloho who have both been selected for the Senior Women and U23 Men national teams respectively. The Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation (DSACR) wishes to congratulate Ms Pelea and Mr Sehloho for reaching this great milestone in their sporting careers.

    According to Softball South Africa, the Senior Men World Cup will be held from 26 November until 04 December 2022 in Auckland, New Zealand while the U23 Men World Cup will be hosted from 20 – 30 October 2022 in Parana, Argentina. The Senior Women African Qualifiers dates have not been confirmed yet. The closing date for countries to bid to host is 31 July 2022.

    Congratulating these two Free State-born athletes for their inclusion in the national teams, the Free State MEC for Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation Me Limakatso Mahasa said, “The Department is proud of Ms Pelea and Mr Sehloho for being selected into national teams ahead of Softball World Cups which will take place later this year. We wish them all the best as they will be flying the nation’s flag high on these international platforms. Their individual hard work, discipline and tenacity have paid off and the Department is proud to have supported them throughout their sporting career.”

    Issued by the Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation (DSACR)


    Enquiries:
    Tankiso Zola
    Department Spokesperson
    Cell: 082 940 2392
    Email: tankiso@sacr.fs.gov.za

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