2020 Women's Baseball World Cup

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The 2020 Women's Baseball World Cup is scheduled to be the 9th Women's Baseball World Cup. For the first time, most countries had to qualify as Europe added a qualifier (Asia already had one) and the Americas expanded theirs to leave no automatic American entrants. Flag of France France made its first Cup by winning the 2019 European Women's Championship. Flag of People's Republic of China People's Republic of China and Flag of Philippines Philippines finished in the top four in the 2019 Women's Baseball Asian Cup to qualify for the first time (Flag of Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei and Flag of Japan Japan also placed in the top four). Flag of Mexico Mexico, Flag of United States United States, Flag of Canada Canada and Flag of Venezuela Venezuela qualified for their performance in the 2019 Women's Pan-Am Baseball Championship; Mexico was debuting. Getting wild card invites were Flag of Netherlands Netherlands and Flag of Cuba Cuba while Flag of Australia Australia was the Oceanic representative. Originally scheduled for August and September, it was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.