Come watch Basketball World Cup next year!
At 10 a.m. on September 6 the unveiling ceremony of countdown clock and one-year countdown celebration for the
2019 FIBA ( International Basketball Federation) Basketball World Cup was held in Lingjiaohu Wanda Plaza. Wuhan is the fourth city to initiate the countdown clock following Beijing, Shanghai and Nanjing.
The FIBA Basketball World Cup is considered to be the flagship event of International Basketball Federation contested by the men's national teams of the members of the International Basketball Federation. It is held every four years.
The 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is to be held from August 31 to September 15,
2019, in eight cities Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing, Wuhan, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Foshan and Dongguan when 32 basketball teams including the host country China will fight for championship.
Wuhan, as one of the eight divisions and also the only host city in Central China, will hold six group games and four secondround games. The event will be the highest level basketball competition held in Wuhan to date.