Jordan have sent men’s and women’s teams to compete at the 3rd Asian 3x3 Basketball Cup that will be held from April 27-May 1st.
The event will welcome 22 teams in the Men’s and 18 in the Women’s and Jordan qualified to both thanks to their climb through the rankings.
The Men will compete in Group C alongside Japan and Turkmenistan, while the Women will compete in Group B alongside Indonesia and another team yet to be confirmed.
Jordan’s strong team includes Rasheim Wright, Yazan Al Taweel, Ameen Abu Hawas and Sami Ibzegh, while the Ladies’ include Liliana Abu Jubara, Zara Al Najjar, Farah Sheyyab and Farah Abu Abed.
Jordan is currently enjoying considerable success in the sport of 3x3 Basketball with the youngsters also qualifying for the Youth Olympic Games that will be held in Argentina in October.