On-Sale: Fri, Jan 31, 2020 at 10 am
Canada Basketball announced today that the Ticket Package Presale for the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments 2020 hosted in Victoria, B.C. will start at 10:00 am PST on Friday, January 31st. The winner of the tournament will qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games.
Canada will face Greece and China in Group A, while Uruguay, Czech Republic and Turkey have been drawn into Group B.
Each team will play the other two teams in its own group (two games for each team). The top two teams in each group will advance to the semifinals. The two semifinal winners will advance to the winner-takes-all final for the remaining Olympic spot.
All games will be played at Victoria’s Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre Arena – tip-off times will be announced soon.
Canada is currently ranked 21st in the world based on the FIBA World Ranking Presented by NIKE and is looking to return to the Olympics for the first time since 2000.
Detailed event information, including game times, community celebrations, and volunteer information will be announced in the coming weeks. To stay up to date with event news and information, please follow @canadabasketball on Facebook and @CanBball on Twitter.