2016 Women's Baseball World Cup

2016 Women's Baseball World Cup
Tournament details
Host country South Korea
CityGijang
Dates 3 September - 11 September
Teams12
VenuesDream Main Park, Dream Park 2, Dream Park 3
Defending champions Japan (2014)
Final positions
Champions
Gold medal world centered.svg
 Japan (5th title)
Runner-up
Silver medal world centered.svg
 Canada
Third place
Bronze medal world centered.svg
 Venezuela
Fourth place Chinese Taipei
Tournament statistics
Games played44
Attendance18,767 (427 per game)
2014
2018

The 2016 Women's Baseball World Cup was the 7th edition of the WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup, the biennial international women's baseball world championship tournament. The competition was held in Gijang, South Korea from September 3 to September 11, 2016.[1]

Teams

For 2016, the number of qualifying teams grew from eight for its 6th edition in 2014 to twelve teams.[2]

The following 12 teams qualified for the tournament.

Team Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous
performance
Previous best
performance

Australia
7th 2014 3rd Place Runners Up (2010)

Netherlands
4th 2014 8th Place 7th Place (2012)

Canada
7th 2014 4th Place Runners Up (2008)

Cuba
4th 2012 8th Place 6th Place (2006,2010)

United States
7th 2014 2nd Place Winners (2004,2006)

Venezuela
4th 2014 6th Place 4th Place (2010)

Chinese Taipei
7th 2014 5th Place 5th Place (2004,2006,2008,2014)

Hong Kong
4th 2014 7th Place 7th Place (2006,2014)

India
2nd 2008 7th Place 7th Place (2008)

Pakistan
1st 1st Appearance

Japan
7th 2014 1st Place 1st Place (2008,2010,2012,2014)

South Korea
3rd 2010 6thPlace 6th Place (2008)