ANTWERP (Belgium) - The finalized rosters of the 20 men's and 20 women's teams in action at the Crelan FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2022, in Antwerp, Belgium, on June 21 to 26 have been confirmed.
Just one day before the start of the 6-day tournament, all rosters have been trimmed to 4 players.
Pool action will last from Tuesday (June 21) to Friday (June 24), with the top team from each pool in both women's and men's categories, making it to the quarter-finals. Each pool's 2nd and 3rd teams will play a Last 16 play-in to advance to the quarter-finals (Saturday, June 25). All semi-finals and medal games will be played on Sunday (June 26).
USA's men and China's women will attempt to retain the title they won in Amsterdam in the last edition of the FIBA 3x3 World Cup back in 2019.
The winners of the Crelan FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2022 will make a first step on the road to the Paris 2024 Olympics. They will automatically qualify to the FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2023, whose winners will participate in an Olympic Qualifier in 2024.
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Pool A: Serbia, France, Puerto Rico, Brazil, New Zealand
Pool B: Lithuania, Germany, Mongolia, Chinese Taipei, Chile
Pool C: Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Japan, China
Pool D: Belgium, USA, Austria, Slovenia, Egypt
Pool A: Germany, Romania, Lithuania, Japan, China
Pool B: France, USA, Austria, Brazil, New Zealand
Pool C: Poland, Mongolia, Egypt, Dominican Republic, Belgium
Pool D: Spain, Netherlands, Israel, Canada, Chile
Stay up-to-date on the official website: FIBA.basketball/3x3WC, and you can follow it live on TV and on social on the FIBA 3x3 YouTube, Facebook, Sina Weibo and Douyin pages, not to forget the FIBA account on Twitch. You can find more information in our 'Where to watch' article.
Exciting, urban and innovative, 3x3 is inspired by several forms of streetball played worldwide and is considered the world’s number one urban team sport. Steered by FIBA, games see two teams of three players face off on a basketball half-court.
It was played successfully for the first time in international competition at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore and since then has benefited from the launch of a yearly professional circuit for men and women (World Tour and Women’s Series respectively) and national-team competitions.
3x3 made its Olympic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
FIBA 3x3 events are played on Enlio floors with Wilson balls, Schelde backstops, Bodet shot-clocks and the Magic Sky canopy system.
For further information about 3x3, visit fiba3x3.basketball, FIBA 3x3 accounts on Douyin, Facebook, Instagram, Sina Weibo, Tencent, TikTok, Twitch, Twitter, Youku and YouTube or contact email@example.com.