Saudi Arabia: Jeddah to Play Host To Basket Ball World Championship, in October

Ceremony to co-sign a contract for the Kingdom to play host to the Basket Ball World Championships for cities 3X3, in next October, took place in Riyadh today.

Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, the Chairman of the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, the President of the Saudi Basket Ball Union Abdulrahman Al-Massaad and the First President of the Basket Ball World Federation Ignacio Andreas attended the ceremony.

Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal said that the championships will be held, in Jeddah province, pointing out that such a move is preliminary step to host more prestigious world championships, in the future, to cement the Kingdom clout, on the world sports’ stage.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s