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Jr. NBA Global Championship 2019: 20 selected Africans

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Jr. NBA Global Championship 2019 (United States): Issue 2 takes place from August 6 to 11 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Walt Disney, Florida. This basketball tournament brings together the best juniors (13-14 years old) from around the world. Africa will be represented by 20 players, ten girls and ten boys from Nigeria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, DRC, etc.

The tournament itself is for 32 teams. They will compete in two groups: the international division and the American division. The final will see the international team face the American team.

The African team will be coached by Bahati Mgunda (Tanzania) for girls, and by Samba Fall (Senegal) for boys. ©

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