Posted on December 11, 2014

The Organizing Committee of FIBA 3x3 All Star Basketball Tournament chaired by HE Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman Al Thani will hold a press conference on Thursday to unveil the technical and managerial details of the prestigious event.

FIBA President Mr. Horacio Muratore, Yvan Mainini, the FIBA 3x3 competitions Executive President, HE Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, the FIBA 3x3 Vice Executive President and Alex Sanchez, FIBA 3x3 Director along with QBF senior official will attend the press conference on Thursday. The competition of FIBA 3x3 All Star Basketball Tournament will take place at Katara (Cultural Village) on Friday. The event will bring together 6 international teams.

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On other hand, The Qatar Basketball Federation (QBF) has completed all managerial and technical arrangements to host the prestigious GCC Club Basketball 3x3 Championship  which will run from 11-12 December in Doha, Qatar. The prestigious championship will bring together 16 GCC clubs from UAE (Al-Jazeera and Al Shaab), Bahrain (Essa city and Al Najmah), KSA ( Uhud and Al Hilal), Kuwait (Al Naser and Al Yarmouk), Oman (Al Ahli and Al Ettifaq) and hosts Qatar represented by six teams (Al Rayyan, Al Gharafa, Al Sadd, Al Wakrah, El Jaish and Qatar).

The participating teams were split into four groups, the top placed teams in each group will advance to the second round.