Management of the GSP Basketball League in partnership with league outfit LIR Royals is organizing a one day competition to mark the end of the Month long Fasting period on the Islamic Calendar Basketballghana.com can confirm.
The competition dubbed Sallah Basketball Gala will be played at the Eusbett Court in Ghana’s Brong Ahafo regional capital, Sunyani on Friday June 15.
The tournament will be played as the West African nation celebrates the holiday; it is the first competition to be organized in the aftermath of the 2017-2018 GSP League.
Four teams have been tabbed to compete in the tournament per reports reaching Basketballghana.com including top side reigning champions Suncity Braves.
Desert Rabbits, LIR, Barracks Scorpions and Suncity Braves will battle for the trophy at stake and have players compete in individual competitions like the Three Point Shooting Contest.
Competition tips off at 16:00 GMT and the quartet will have the chance to play competitively after wrapping up the season a couple of months back.
Braves won its second GSP League title earlier this year dislodging University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR).
By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
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