Fukushima will play host to several baseball and softball matches as part of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, it was announced at the 129th IOC session (Pyeongchang, Korea) on March 17, 2017
The International Olympic Committee approved Fukushima as an additional venue for baseball and softball at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, at the 129th IOC Session held on March 17, 2017.
Hosting the event in Fukushima will not only breathe new life into revitalisation projects in the prefecture, but will also inspire and give hope to the children of Fukushima.