Draw completed for inaugural FIBA Asia 3×3 events >> Nepal in tough groups in both events

Posted: April 25, 2013 in National NEWS

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The Draw for the inaugural edition of the FIBA Asia 3×3 events, to be played next month, was completed during the FIBA Asia Central Board meeting on Wednesday. Doha, the capital of Qatar will host the inaugural edition of the FIBA Asia 3×3 Championship for Men and Women on May 15-16. About a week later, the FIBA Asia 3×3 carnival will move South East to the Thai capital of Bangkok for the 1st FIBA Asia 3×3 Championship for U18 Boys and Girls from May 22-24.

Sixteen teams will take to court in the 1st FIBA Asia 3×3 Championship for Men with four each going into four groups for the Prelim Round. The top two teams from each group will then go on to play the quarterfinal play-offs.

The fray in the 1st FIBA Asia 3×3 Championship for Women will witness 14 teams taking part with the fray being divided into three groups for the Prelim Round. The top two teams from each group will then be divided into two groups of three teams each for the Second Round, from where the top two teams from each group will qualify for the semifinal play-offs.

The 1st FIBA Asia Championship for U18 Boys will see 23 teams split into four groups for the Prelim Round at the end of which the top two teams from each group will enter the quarterfinal play-offs.

The 1st FIBA Asia Championship for U18 Girls will also have two teams from each group in the Prelim Round making it to the quarterfinal play-offs. The Prelim Round will see 19 teams taking to court in four groups.

1ST FIBA ASIA 3X3 CHAMPIONSHIP (May 15 – 16, 2013 @ DOHA, QATAR) >> Nepal Mens team in Group C with C. Taipei, Thailand and Lebanon while Nepal’s Womens team in Group B with China, Turkmenistan, Syria and Lebanon

1ST FIBA ASIA 3X3 U 18 CHAMPIONSHIP (May 22 – 24, 2013 @ DOHA, QATAR) >> Nepal Boys team in Group D with Thailand 1, Lebanon, Macau and Srilanka while Nepal’s Girls team in Group B with Phillipines, Malaysia, Syria and Srilanka

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