The U22 European Softball Championship in Trnava, Slovakia started on Monday with 16 of the scheduled 17 teams. Lithuania withdrew from the tournament, turning their games into forfeits and cancellations. They would have played in a group with Russia, Austria and Belgium. On day one Great Britain, Czech Republic and Greece celebrated two wins apiece. The first round gets played through Tuesday.
Results Day 1:
Box scores, complete schedule, statistics and live play by play are available through the competition website of ESF.