Basketballghana.com can report Sunyani All Stars (SAS) Fighters, Techiman Merchants and Wildcats will compete in the 2021 StreetBall At The Mall Basketball Tournament next month.
The fifth edition of the tournament takes place on October 16 and 17 at the Kumasi City Mall forecourt in Ghana’s Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi. Games are scheduled to tip off at 11:00 GMT.
10 teams have registered to compete in the two day basketball event according to reports reaching Ghana’s biggest basketball portal.
Out of the confirmed participating teams, three, namely SAS Fighters, Merchants and Wildcats, are new to the competition with the remaining teams returning to the tournament.
The returning teams include 2020 champions Asawasi Comets and 2019 champions Ayeduase Snipers with Asafo Klicks and Chiefs Basketball Academy also returning to the fold.
StreetBall At The Mall is organized by ClockWork Brand; the upcoming edition is ClockWork’s third straight year organizing the competition.
ClockWork is heavily involved in similar programs including organizing the Kumasi Basketball League and 3×3 Basketball Tournament, Game of Threes.
By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
@YawMintYM on Twitter