FIBAABL: Nigeria's representatives get group opponents


Rivers Hoopers and Civil Defenders have been drawn in group A and B ahead of the inaugural edition of the FIBA Africa Basketball League respectively.

The event which took place in Abidjan on Saturday saw the 16 teams fully represented

Rivers Hoopers got defending Champions, AS Sale of Morocco, S.L.A.C of Guinea and JS Kairouan of Tunisia.

Civil Defenders have ES Rades of Tunisia, Elan Sportif of Benin and BC Terreur of DR Congo to contend with in group B.

Schedule of the FIBA Africa Basketball League 2019 is as follows:

Round of 16
Group A: February 8-10
Group B: February 15-17
Group C: March 1-3
Group D: March 8-10

First Leg: March 22 - 31
Second Leg: April 5 -14

May 3-5

Thefull draw is listed below:

Group A

AS Sale (Morocco)

Rivers Hoopers (Nigeria)

JS Kairouan (Tunisia)

S.L.A.C (Guinea)


Group B

ES Rades (Tunisia)

Civil Defenders (Nigeria)

Elan Sportif (Benin)

BC Terreur (DR Congo)


Group C

AL Haly (Egypt)

Primeiro De Agosto (Angola)

Ferroviario Da Beira (Mozambique)

R.E.G BBC (Rwanda)

Group D

Petro de Luanda (Angola)

Smouha (Egypt)

ASB Mazembe (DR Congo)

C.O.S.P.N (Madagascar

Author: Jessica Amadi
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