Today, the Federation of Uganda Basketball Associations (FUBA) launched the FIBA 3X3 Africa cup basketball tournament due to take place from 7th November 2019 to 10th November 2019 in Kampala, Uganda.
The four day continental tournament will attract nations like Burundi, Kenya, Djibouti, Madagascar, Nigeria, Cape Verde, Togo, Niger, Benin, Botswana, Egypt, Mauritius Mali and the hosts Uganda.
Each nation is expected to be represented by four teams, U18 (Men and Women) and the senior category (Men and Women). The four day competition promises nothing short of exciting 3×3 basketball at the highest level.
The National coordinator Hamza Nyambogo while addressing the media he said “I believe this is an exciting opportunity for us a country to take lead in the 3X3 development. In the end further elevate our National federation ranking. It is also a unique opportunity to show case to our basketball fans what 3X3 is and its potential.”
“We are very positive that we will have a successful tournament in Kampala and looking forward to hosting all the teams”. he added.
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