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2018 FIBA Three-Player Basketball U23 World Cup Feast Landed in Xi'an

Description:The press conference of the 2008 FIBA U23 World Cup was successfully held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel inXi'anon October 2.

The press conference of the 2008 FIBA U23 World Cup,which is hosted by the FIBA and the China Basketball Association, the ShaanxiProvincial Sports Bureau and the Xi'an Municipal People's Government, theShaanxiBasketballManagementCenter,the Shaanxi Provincial Basketball Association and the Xi'an Sports Bureau was successfully held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel inXi'anon October 2.


Alex Sanchez, on behalf of the FIBA sponsor, introduced the background and system of the World Cup.The International Basketball Federation (FIBA), the highest level ofcompetition on July 17, will allow young players to prepare for the 2020 TokyoOlympics in an all-round way. In addition to the regular matches, the World Cupwill also be mixed with group long-distance shooting competition, women'sskills competition and men's dunk competition.

In his speech, Minister Chai Wensheng said that thiswas the first time that the 23-year-old three-man basketball World Cup was heldinChina,which would give Chinese players more exercise and improvement, and reflectedthe rapid development of Chinese three-man basketball. In his speech, SecretaryXu Peng pointed out thatShaanxiwomen's threebasketball team won the gold medal of the National Games inTianjinin 2017, and made a historic breakthrough forShaanxibasketball. The World Cup held inXi'anwitnessed history and laid a solid foundation forShaanxiwomen's threebasketball team's further achievements in 2021.Xi'an,as the starting point of the Silk Road, has brought the focus of the world toXi'anby hosting the Three-Manbasketball World Cup.Xi'anis similar to the three player basketball project, integrating modern, dynamicand unique charm.


The World Cup will be held at the Shaanxi ProvincialStadium from October 3 to 7, 2018. Many strong teams fromChina,Serbiaand theNetherlandswill bring you a visual feast.