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USA Softball Postpones Olympic Tour

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USA Softball has announced the postponement of its "Stand Beside Her" tour due to the recent coronavirus outbreak.

The tour, which had previously been postponed through March 18, is now delayed until at least May 11.

According to a statement from USA Softball, the organization will reach out to various tour stop hosts and opponents between now and then to discuss rescheduling plans. USA Softball also indicated that an announcement will be made by April 13 regarding the status of the tour and its rescheduled stops.

On July 22, softball is scheduled to make its return to the Olympic program for the first time since 2008.


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