Softball at the 2022 World Games
The softball competition at the 2022 World Games took place from July 9 to July 13 at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. The Birmingham edition of the softball competition was the third of all time, but the first time is was played since the 1985 World Games at London, United, Kingdom.
Eight teams qualified, and places were primarily based on national softball ranking. The last berth was awarded at the European Softball Championship, which was scheduled to take place in 2020 but have been moved due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|Team|| Date of
|Method of qualification|
|United States||April 22, 2020||Host|
|Japan||April 22, 2020||Finished 2nd in WBSC ranking|
|Canada||April 22, 2020||Finished 3rd in WBSC ranking|
|Mexico||April 22, 2020||Finished 5th in WBSC ranking|
|Chinese Taipei||April 22, 2020||Finished 6th in WBSC ranking|
|China||April 22, 2020|| Finished 7th in WBSC ranking|
China withdrew due to COVID-19 travel restrictions by the Chinese government on March 24, 2022
|Austria||April 22, 2020||Finished 8th in WBSC ranking|
|Italy||July 3, 2021||Finished 1st at the 2021 Women's Softball European Championship|
|Puerto Rico||March 24, 2022|| Wildcard|
WBSC replaced China with Puerto Rico on March 24, 2022
|Country||Team members||Country||Team members||Country||Team members|
|Women's tournament||United States|| Monica Abbott
|Japan|| Haruka Agatsuma
|Chinese Taipei|| Chia-Yun Chang|
- Softball at the 2022 World Games official website
- Wikipedia contributors. (July 14, 2022). Softball at the 2022 World Games. In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved, July 14, 2022
- The World Games. Softball Full Results.