MINSK, 22 June (BelTA) – The Belarusian women's 3x3 basketball team won at the Basket Pro Quest in Riga, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Basketball Federation.
The team of Anna Lappo, Anastasia Sushchik, Natalia Dashkevich and Darya Magalyas celebrated eight victories in nine matches. Anastasia Sushchik was named MVP of the tournament.
“Our team was one of the favorites at the tournament and was obliged to confirm its status. I am pleased with the team's performance. We will have to show even better game at the FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup Qualifier,” head coach Yuri Volk said.
The Belarusian men's 3x3 team finished 6th in Riga.
The Belarusian men's and women's national teams will take part in the FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup Qualifier in Poitiers, France on 29-30 June. The women's team will face France, the Czech Republic and Turkey, while the men's team will play Russia and Belgium.
3x3 basketball will make part of the 2nd European Games which are due to take place in Minsk on 21-30 June 2019.More about Sport