Czech Republic presents World Cup roster

2019-08-30T12:46:28+00:00 2019-08-30T12:49:16+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

30/Aug/19 12:46

Ronen Ginzburg cut the two youngest remaining players to form the Czech Republic’s 12-man squad.

By John Askounis/

Only twelve players remain in the Czech Republic’s roster, those who will represent the European country in the 2019 FIBA World Cup. Ronen Ginzburg went with experience removing the two remaining youngest players, Vit Krejci and Simon Pursl, CBF announced on Friday.

Patrik Auda, Ondrej Balvin, Jaromir Bohacik, Vojtech Hruvan, Martin Kriz, Lukas Palyza, Martin Peterka, Pavel Pumprla, Tomas Satoransky, Blake Schilb, Jakub Sirina and Tomas Vyoral are the players of the final squad.

The Czechs will compete in the World Cup for the first time after the split from Czechoslovakia as part of Group E alongside USA, Turkey and Japan. First round action is set to take place at Shanghai between September 1st and 5th.

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