Nepal youth Basketball team (Under 18) is all set to play in the 1st 3×3 Basketball youth world championship scheduled to be held at Italy from 9 – 11 September 2011.
This is a first time that Nepal Basketball is playing in the world championship. 3×3 is a new basketball format (better known as street-ball) and it’s planned to be taken into Olympics by International Basketball Federation (FIBA). 3×3 basketball gives better chance for the countries like Nepal. FIBA has given the golden opportunity for Nepal to participate in the 3×3 youth world championship.
It’s a dream of any player, association to participate in the world championship. The effort and hard work by Nepal Basketball Association was paid off by getting a chance to participate in the 3×3 youth world championship.