Sunday, January 29, 2023

Basketball: Argentina to face Canada and Dominican Republic in Mar del Plata

Argentina’s basketball team seeks to qualify for the World Cup in the Philippines, Japan and Indonesia and will play a decisive role in the city of Mar del Plata, where they will face Canada and the Dominican Republic.

The national team, which is fourth in Zone E with 7 wins and 3 losses, will face the final two games that will close the second FIBA ​​qualifying round, and will do so at the “Islas Malvinas” Sports Center. Will do Mar del Silver on Thursday, February 23 when they face Canada and on Sunday, 26 against the Dominican Republic.

The official presentation of this FIBA ​​window took place in Mar del Plata and was attended by the National Sports Secretary, Inés Arrondo, officials from the Argentine Olympic Committee, ENARD, the Argentine Basketball Confederation and the Mar del Plata Association of the discipline.

Canada is leading the competition and is undefeated and has defeated Panama 112 to 71.
For its part, the Dominican Republic has an identical record to Argentina (7–3), and comes off the road after defeating Venezuela 72–68 at home.

Pablo Prigioni has a brave match with the leader of the cast and the undefeated Canada.

Along with the Dominican Republic, their performance has been similar and it will be almost final knowing that 7 teams from the Americas will qualify for the World Cup to be held in the Asian region.

Argentina, not to be dependent on other examples, must win at least one of the two matches in Mar del Plata to obtain their place in the discipline’s maximum event.

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