According to the President of Pakistan Federation Baseball (PFB) Syed Fakhar Ali Shah, Pakistan has moved up in the new Baseball World Rankings from 27th place to 26th.
Fakhar Shah added that Pakistan has located in Asia and three Asian countries, Japan, Taiwan and Korea were in the top three in the world rankings.
As per new World Rankings, Japan was World No. 1, Taiwan No. 2 and Korea No. 3.
He said compared to the facilities and assets available to baseball in these countries, if you look at Pakistan, which does not even have a baseball ground to play regularly, yet it was ranked fifth in Asia.
"There are a lot of talent of baseball in Pakistan. If the government provides facilities and baseball ground, Pakistan’s ranking can be improved further" Fakhar said.