The 2016 C.E.B. Cup takes place from June 1 to June 5 in Rouen and Chartres, France. Eight club teams from France, Croatia, Belarus, Austria, Ukraine and Switzerland will compete for the title and promotion (for their federation) to the European Champions Cup.
The first round will be played in a round-robin format from Wednesday to Friday with the top two teams advancing to the semifinals on Saturday. The final has been scheduled for Sunday at 3pm in Rouen.
The eight teams have been placed into two pools of four each. Group A consists of Olimpija Karlovac (CRO), Minsk (BLR), Montpellier Barracudas (FRA) and Vienna Wanderers (AUT), Group B of KNTU Elizavetgrad (UKR), Zurich Barracudas (SUI), Nada SSM Split (CRO) and Rouen Huskies (FRA).
Live play by play, box scores and statistics will be published through www.baseballstats.eu. Recaps of each game day will be posted at www.baseballeurope.com. Additionally information is going to be available through Facebook and Twitter. The official hashtag is #CEBCup16.