Thunderbolts to Host Bandits In Battle Of The Sexes Softball Game

CRESTWOOD, Ill.- It’s back!  The Windy City ThunderBolts and the Chicago Bandits of National Pro Fastpitch are proud to announce their 4th annual “Battle of the Sexes” Fastpitch Softball game at Standard Bank Stadium on Monday, July 31st at 7:05 p.m.  This season the Bandits will host a two hour youth fastpitch clinic before the game for all softball players ages 7 to 14.  There will be an additional charge to the clinic and a ticket to the game is required.

The Chicago Bandits are entering their 13th season in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) and are the current two-time defending champions. The Bandits have entertained the area with the best softball players in the world since 2005.  Dozens of Olympians from around the world have played with the Bandits and in NPF, including Olympians Jennie Finch and Monica Abbott.

Here is what you need to know…

What:  4th annual “Battle of the Sexes” Fastpitch Softball Game

Who:  Frontier League’s Windy City ThunderBolts host National Pro Fastpitch’s Chicago Bandits

When:  Monday, July 31st at 7:05 pm, Gates will open at a special 3:30 pm time for the start of the pregame clinic at 4 pm

Where:  Standard Bank Stadium, Crestwood

Individual tickets go on sale on-line at, by phone at 708-489-2255, or at the Standard Bank Stadium box office on Monday, April 17th at 10 am. 

Group and fundraiser tickets are on-sale now!

Individual Advance Ticket Prices:  Lower Deck is $12 and Upper Deck is $10
Individual Day-of-Game Prices:  Lower Deck is $15 and Upper Deck is $12

Group Tickets:  Lower Deck only.  $10 per ticket.  20 tickets is the minimum.

Fundraiser Tickets:  Upper Deck only.  $8 per ticket.  100 is the minimum.