Photos

Some more pictures of the tournament are online at our gallery. I hope you all had a nice weekend in Attnang and that we will see us again in May 2012.

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Swiss Nationalteam wins Finkstonball XIV

The Swiss Nationalteam beat the Bad Homburg Hornets 9:4 in 7 innnings. Here is the final ranking: 1. Swiss Nationalteam (SUI) 2. Bad Homburg Hornets (GER) 3. BK Vindija (CRO) 4. Attnang-Puchheim Athletics (AUT) 5. Hluboka Cardinals (CZE) 6. Belfast Northstars (GBR) 7. Oslo Pretenders (NOR) 8. Finks...

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Results: Monday

Game for 5th Place: 9.00 Hluboka Cardinals vs. Belfast Northstars: 7:2 Game for 3rd Place: 11.00 Attnang-Puchheim Athletics vs. BK Vindija: 1:2 Homerun Derby: 13.00 Winner: Andrew Wong, Sissach Frogs: 4 HRs Final Game: Swiss Nationalteam vs. Bad Homburg Hornets: 9:4

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Results: Sunday

Group C: 9.00 BK Vindija vs. Finkstonball Selection: 4:2 Group D: 10.45 Swiss Nationalteam vs. Hluboka Cardinals: 3:1 Second Group A vs. Second Group B: 9.00 Oslo Prtenders vs. Belfast Northstars: 4:6 Second Group C vs. Second Group D: 12.30 Finkstonball Selection vs Hluboka Cardinals: 2:9 Thrid...



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Results: Saturday

Group A: 10.45 Saint-Petersburg North Stars vs. Oslo Pretenders: 9 - 11 14.15 Attnang-Puchheim Athletics vs. Oslo Pretenders: 10 - 2 18.00 Attnang-Puchheim Athletics vs. Saint-Petersburg Northstars: 10 - 2 Group B: 9.00 Bad Homburg Hornets vs. Belfast Northstars: 8 - 6 12.30 Belfast Northstars vs....

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Day report: Saturday

The first day of the fourteenth edition of the Finkstonball baseball tournament is almost over. The beautiful ladies of the dancing group Enjoy did another great show (with Irish and Austrian support) during the opening ceremony. Right now the first Russian team to ever play at this tournament is ba...

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Finkstonball News - Saturday

For this years fourteenth edition of Finkstonball we want to introduce a new feature: The FINKSTONBALL NEWS. Every day you will find a new issue of the FINKSTONBALL NEWS here on this site as a download and also on paper at the Athletics Ballpark. We are proud to present you the first issue here. <...

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Preview part 4: Group D

The last group we will look on is by far the hardest one. The Hluboka Cardinals who play in the Czech Extra League will be challenged by the Swiss National Team and the Hellevoet Athletics. The Swiss National Team uses Finkstonball as a preparation for the European Championship Qualifier. The Hellev...

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Preview part 3: Group C

This time we will look at group C. This group features one time winner BK Vindija, who are playing for the seventh time at Finkstonball. In their last participation they finished on second place and are looking for another win this time. The Finkstonball Selection team is filling in for BSD Jezica f...

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Preview part 2: Group B

We continue our group preview with the teams of Group B. Here we have our very good friends from Switzerland participating in their thirteenth tournament. The team which is probably one of the most successful teams in Finkstonball history (they made it to the finals in six out of twelve previous tri...

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Preview part 1: Group A

Prior the tournament we want to take a quick look at all of our groups to give you an overview about what to expect. This year we have twelve teams again, which play in four groups. The winner of each group gets to play in the semi-finals. Group A offers a good look over the vast variety of nations...

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Change

Unfortunately BSD Jezica had to cancel their participation. The team will be replaced by a Finkstonball selection team in which players from all over Austria are going to play.

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Schedule

The groups were drawn and the schedule is ready. You can already download it here The groups for this year are as followed: Group A: Attnang Athletics, Saint-Petersburg North Stars, Oslo Pretenders Group B: Sissach ...

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European Cup Qualifier

The Athletics Baseball-Club hosted another tournament last week at the A`s Ballpark. It was the second time that the European Qualifier was played in Attnang-Puchheim. Technika Brno won in the final games in a best of three series 2-1 against Bern Cardinals. You can watch the video from our local...

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Record of nationalities

The following teams confirmed participation: 1. Attnang-Puchheim Athletics (AUT) 2. Bad Homburg Hornets (GER) 3. BSK Vindija (CRO) 4. Sissach Frogs (SUI) 5. Rosenheim 89ers (GER) 6. Saint-Petersburg North Stars (RUS) 7. Swiss National Team (SUI) 8. Belfast Northstars (GBR) 9. Hellevoet Athleti...



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Officials

The well proven Finkstonball-crew will be supported by independent officials who will guarantee a fair competition during the three days. Our national umpires from the new founded ABUA-A (Amateur Baseball Umpires' Association Austria) and CEB-umpires from Great Britain, France and Germany will wor...

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Players Party

Already 24 bands have been announced to play during the 3-day-festival and three of them will perform live at the baseball field right after the last game of the day: Saturday: Cadmium Baloney (AUT) Sunday: Wham Bam Bodyslam (AUT), Pete Hoven unplugged (AUT)

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