Ghana’s Female Team (black) in action Photo Courtesy: FIBA

Photo Courtesy: FIBA can confirm trials to select player for Ghana’s Under 18 3 x 3 National Basketball Team will be held this weekend.

The selection process starts on Saturday, January 26 and concludes on Monday, January 28 at the Accra Sports Stadium with a 9:30 GMT start time.

The selection process will be done in a competition as teams face off in series of games before a panel of technical personnel and Coaches.

The competition is dubbed the “Young Lions Club” and only players below 18 are eligible to participate and be in the running for a spot in the National Team.

Ghana’s Basketball Association (GBBA) is headlining the three day event as the first of a bevy of activities from the Association this year.

Despite having little success in the standard format of basketball at the national level, Ghana has witnessed an improvement on the 3 x3 circuit.

The nation’s Female Team competed at the African Championship held in Togo in 2018.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
@YawMintYM on Twitter


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