Astana will host the Asian streetball championship from 7 to 9 September
Capital of Kazakhstan will host a Grand sporting event - the Asian streetball championship FIBA Asia Quest Final 3x3. To participate in this event come to Astana 32 teams from 13 Asian countries (Japan, China, Qatar, UAE, Korea, Sri Lanka, Mongolia, Maldives, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Iran, Lebanon) – more than 150 people, including professional athletes and official delegates.
The Republic of Kazakhstan is represented by 5 basketball teams (2 male and 3 female). International basketball Federation (FIBA) the whole world is divided into 5 regions – Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Oceania. The strongest streetball players of the Asian region take part in the upcoming event. The winner of the championship gets the right to participate in the world championship – world tour FIBA 3x3, which will be held on October 13, 2018 in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). The total prize Fund of the championship is 32 thousand US dollars and will be divided between the winning team of the championship, as well as the winners in individual qualification competitions, such as Slam Dunk Contest. The competition will be broadcast live in more than ten countries.
The championship will be held on the territory of one of the partners of the competition – shopping and entertainment center MEGA Silk Way (on the site from the street Akmeshit) from 7 to 9 September inclusive.
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