The XIII WBSC U-18 Men's Softball World Cup is the pinnacle youth men's softball competition, with the best 12 National Teams spanning all five Olympic continents battling For the Title of World Champion at Colquhoun Park, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
The participating nations will qualify from all five confederations:
- Africa (1)
- Americas (4)
- Asia (2)
- Europe (2)
- Oceania (2), and
- One appointed WBSC Wildcard
The XIII WBSC U-18 Men's Softball World Cup has been staged every two years and features the best youth players in the world competing for softball's Official World Championship in the respective category.
Australia are current World Champions having defeated Japan in the 2018 edition in Canada. New Zealand have podiumed on the last three occasions, and will be looking for strong home support from their loyal fanbase.