Softball team battle-ready

Seasoned campaigner: Passman’s experience will be handy
Seasoned campaigner: Passman’s experience will be handy

Softball national team coach, Phibion Tawina has a mountain to climb as he leads the women's side during the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Africa qualifiers that kick off in Gaborone next week Tuesday.

Tawina and the team target to qualify for the next stage of the competition.

All eyes are on Tawina after the selection of the team raised eyebrows. “Preparing a team is not an easy task, it takes a lot of commitment and passion for the sport, but all I can say is preparations are ongoing,” Tawina said.

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