The Lebanese team (5 active players and 2 reserve players) will face the Emirati team on the first day of the competition – April 16th – at 6:40 PM Beirut time, before taking on the Bahraini team at 7:20 PM.
Group stage games will take place on Friday, to be followed by the best-of-three Play-Off series on Saturday and Sunday, according to a press release by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).
The games will be played virtually in the NBA 2K21 game, made available on FIBA’s digital channels, and live-streamed on the Federation’s Facebook, Twitch, and YouTube channels.
The Lebanese Basketball Federation will also stream the games on its Facebook page. The FIBA Esports Open III competition will go on until May 9th.
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