|Việt Nam has selected 23 players for the friendly youth basketball tournament to be held in Cambodia on December 27-31. — Photo webthethao.vn |Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam’s under 20 basketball team will compete in a friendly youth tournament in Cambodia on December 27-31.
Head coach Phan Thanh Cảnh and technical director Kevin Yukurs have chosen 23 players for the event, which will feature Laos, Myanmar, Việt Nam and the hosts Cambodia.
The tournament is sponsored by the International Basketball Federation with the aim of creating a chance for young players to hone their skills and gain experience as well as train referees and coaches of participating countries.
“We take part in the event with the aim of developing young players to select for the national team,” said Cảnh.
Among players in the team, Hà Nội contributed five players. — VNS