Question: Why was softball removed from the Olympics?

According to the International Olympic Committee, baseball and softball didnt feature enough global participation, and the best players werent participating.

Why were baseball and softball removed from the Olympics?

The IOC cited the absence of the best players as the main reason for baseball being dropped from the Olympic program. In contrast, Nippon Professional Baseball has allowed its players to compete in the Olympics, and paused its 2021 season for the duration of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Why is there no Olympic softball in 2024?

The sport has had an on-again-off-again history throughout the modern Olympics. TOKYO, Japan — Softballs Olympic future remains shaky. There is no single reason why softball and baseball were dropped from the 2024 Olympics roster, but the sport has had an on-again-off-again history throughout the modern Olympics.

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