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Games of 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup Wuhan area to kick off

Source: hubei.gov.cn 08/28/2019 16:08:45
The games of 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Wuhan area will raise the curtain on August 31. This year, 32 global teams will participate in the event, which will take place in eight Chinese cities from August 31 through September 15.

The Nigerian team arrived on August 27, becoming the first comer of Group B to Wuhan. Argentina, South Korea and Russia, another three in the group, will arrive in the following two days.
On the kick-off day, the first game in Wuhan area will be staged between Russia and Nigeria. On September 4, the top two teams from Group C and D will continue to compete in the city. 
Wuhan area will host 6 group stages and 4 play-offs during the World Cup. This will be the highest-level basketball competition that China's Hubei province has ever organized. Basketball fans in Wuhan must not miss such an exciting event.
(hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)