2012 World Cup of Softball

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2012 World Cup of Softball VII
World Cup of Softball 2012 logo.jpg
Tournament details
Host country  United States
City Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Dates June 27 - July 2
Teams (from 4 continents)
Venues ASA Hall of Fame Stadium
Defending champions  United States (2011)
Final positions
Champions
Gold medal world centered.svg
 United States (6th title)
Runner-up
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 Australia
Third place
Bronze medal world centered.svg
 Canada
Fourth place  Netherlands
2011
2013

The seventh World Cup of Softball was held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma USA between June 27 and July 2, 2012. The competing national teams were the United States, Puerto Rico, Brazil, Canada, Netherlands and Australia.[1] Some games were televised on the ESPN family of channels, and they were all broadcast online on ESPN3.

Current standings[edit]

Rank Team Wins Losses Runs For Runs Allowed
1  United States 6 0 34 2
2  Australia 4 2 29 15
3  Canada 3 3 43 31
4  Netherlands 3 3 27 28
5  Puerto Rico 1 5 9 31
6  Brazil 1 5 7 34

Preliminary round[edit]

all times CDT

Date Winner Score Loser Time
June 28, 2012  Brazil 2-1  Puerto Rico 9:00 am
 Netherlands 7-6  Canada 11:30 am
 Australia 11-1  Brazil 2:00 pm
 United States 8-0  Puerto Rico 6:00 pm
June 29, 2012  Netherlands 4-3  Brazil 9:00 am
 Australia 7-6  Canada 11:30 am
 Netherlands 7-2  Puerto Rico 2:00 pm
 United States 3-1  Australia 6:00 pm
June 30, 2012  United States 2-1  Netherlands 12:00 pm
 United States 9-0 (5 Innings)  Canada 5:00 pm
 Australia 6-2  Puerto Rico 8:00 pm
July 1, 2012  United States 9-0  Brazil 12:00 pm
 Australia 4-0  Netherlands 2:30 pm
 Canada 7-0  Puerto Rico 5:00 pm
 Canada 13-0  Brazil 7:30 pm

Position Round[edit]

all times CDT

Date Game Winner Score Loser Time
July 2, 2012 Fifth Place Game  Puerto Rico 4-1  Brazil 1:00 pm
Third Place Game  Canada 11-8  Netherlands 4:00 pm
Championship Game  United States 3-0  Australia 8:00 pm

References[edit]

  1. ^ "USA Softball tickets on sale for World Cup of Softball VII". usasoftball.com. USA Softball. 2012-02-27. Retrieved 2012-03-01.