By Eurohoops team/ firstname.lastname@example.org
The FIBA 3×3 Women’s Series 2023 will be bigger and better than ever before, with the much-anticipated season starting in Wuhan, China, on May 6-7.
It will be the first time the Women’s Series will be played in China since its first edition in 2019. The final will be played in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on September 16-17.
“As we witness the rapid growth and success of the FIBA 3×3 Women’s Series, launched in 2019, it is exciting to see a record number of events announced for this upcoming season. This momentum demonstrates FIBA’s commitment to one of its key strategic priorities, Women in Basketball, and the importance of ensuring our major women’s competitions continue to grow and gain maximum impact“, FIBA Secretary General Andreas Zagklis said.
There are 20 events already confirmed, which would beat the previous record of 15 held in 2019:
Wuhan, China: May 6-7
Astara, Azerbaijan: May 20-21
Clermont-Ferrand, France: June 9-10
Shusha, Azerbaijan: June 12-13
Xiongan, China: June 16-17
Orleans, France: June 21-22
Poitiers, France: June 27-28
Netanya, Israel: July 3-4
Fribourg, Switzerland: July 6-7
Pristina, Kosovo: July 14-15
Bordeaux, France: July 19-20
Edmonton, Canada: July 29-30
Prague, Czech Republic: August 4-5
Yichang, China: August 4-5
Melilla, Spain: August 18-19
Quebec, Canada: August 18-19
Baku, Azerbaijan: August 22-23
Debrecen, Hungary: August 28-29
Montreal, Canada: September 2-3
Ulaanbaatar Final, Mongolia: September 16-17
Canada will enter this season as defending champions, having memorably taken the crown at last year’s Constanta Final.