World Baseball Softball Confederation

2017 World Baseball Classic qualifiers are set

World Baseball Classic, Inc. (WBCI) today announced the venues and pools for the qualifying round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic, the fourth installment of the baseball tournament featuring many of the world's greatest players. The winners of each qualifier will advance to compete in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. The four venues that have been selected to host a Qualifier are:

• Blacktown International Sportspark in Sydney, Australia

• Estadio B Air in Mexicali, Mexico

• Rod Carew Stadium in Panama City, Panama

• MCU Park in Brooklyn, N.Y.