The first edition of the Super 6 Baseball and Softball tournament is getting underway on Tuesday in Hoofddorp, Netherlands. Host Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic, Belgium and Germany will participate in the baseball portion, Italy, Czech Republic, Great Britain, Greece, Russia and the Netherlands in softball.
In each discipline the top six nations of the previous European Championship qualified for the debut event. In both tournaments a single round robin will be played in the preliminary phase. In baseball the top two play in the final. In softball a full set of classification games will be played. Baseball ends on Sunday, Softball on Saturday.
All games of the event are available via live play by play through baseballstats.eu or competition.europeansoftball.org. Additionally a live stream is offered from all games through www.baseballsoftball.tv.