Botswana faces Argentina as world cup starts

The softball team starts its world cup campaign today PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE
The softball team starts its world cup campaign today PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE

The men’s softball team walks into the lion’s den today to face fifth-ranked Argentina at the Havlickuv Brod, Czech Republic, in their first assignment of the Men’s Softball World Championship.

The men’s team is currently ranked number 13. Botswana finished second, behind South Africa, in the Africa qualifiers.

The team’s coach, Pako Maforaga is on a mission and believes that his 13th-ranked charges are ready to take on the giant.

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