Draw set for 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships

Draw set for 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships

The next generation of Australian basketball stars have found out who they will face for the right to be called the best in the world, following the draws for the 2013 FIBA Under 19 Men’s and Women’s World Championships.

The Australian Women’s Under 19 team were drawn in Group B, where they will face Argentina, Japan and European powerhouse Spain in the preliminary rounds.

Coming off a dominant FIBA Oceania Championships, where they comfortably accounted New Zealand, booking their place in Lithuania from 18-28 July.

It will be equally as challenging for our Men’s Under 19 team, who will come up against Senegal, Serbia and South Americans Brazil in Group C from June 27 to July 7 in Czech Republic.

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