Sports

2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers: D’Tigers draw Mali, Uganda, Rwanda

DTigers-2484-620x400

Nigeria’s men basketball team will take on Mali, Uganda and Rwanda, in Group B for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup qualifiers, scheduled to hold in China from August 31 to September 15.

The draw ceremony held at the Canton Tower in Guangzhou, China on Sunday, sees Guinea, South Africa, Cameroon and Tunisia in Group A.

Group C houses Congo, Egypt, Morocco and Angola, while Group D has Mozambique, Senegal, Cote D’Ivoire and a yet to be named team.

The top five teams will advance to China 2019.

The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 will see seven teams qualify directly for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, with the remaining four and the host to be determined through four Olympic Qualifying Tournaments in 2020.

Group A

Cameroon

Guinea

South Africa

Tunisia

Group B

Rwanda

Uganda

Nigeria

Mali

Group C

DR Congo

Egypt

Angola

Morocco

Group D

Cote d’Ivoire

Mozambique

Senegal

TBA???

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To Top