FIBA 3×3 World Tour concludes in Miami this week

FIBA 3x312 of the best 3×3 squads in the world are heading to Miami, FL for the finale of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour competition. On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 21 and 22, the teams representing cities from around the world, will square off in a competition that will divide the teams into two pools that will first go through round-robin pool play. On Sunday, Sept. 23, the top three teams in each pool will move to the quarter-finals where the second and third place teams in each pool will play and the winners of those games will play the top team in each pool in the semi-finals.

The competition will be held on Miami’s South Beach off Collins Park, starting at 16:40 EST and will run through the final game at 21:00. Sunday’s quarter-finals will start at 15:30, with the finals at 20:20.

Teams competing earned their trip to Miami via five regional competitions that were held in Sao Paulo, Vladivostok, New York, Istanbul and Madrid.

In addition to the 3×3 competition, spectators will have the opportunity to watch the Samsung Shoot-Out, the Nike Dunk Contest, music, DJs and a number of entertainment activities.

Teams Competing in FIBA 3×3

Team Qualified in Pool
Bucharest UPB (ROU) Istanbul Pool B
Denver (USA) New York Pool A
Edmonton (CAN) New York Pool A
Khabarovsk (RUS) Vladivostok Pool B
Ljubljana (SLO) Madrid Pool A
Miami (USA) (Wild Card) Pool B
Moscow (RUS) New York Pool A
Neuquén (ARG) São Paulo Pool B
San Juan (PUR) New York Pool B
Split (CRO) Madrid Pool B
Vilnius (LTU) Istanbul Pool A
Vladivostok (RUS) Vladivostok Pool A


  1. DW_3 on September 19, 2012 at 20:42

    Finally those who do not fit regualar basketball has it’s fun. 3×3 rules the world and gives a chance.

  2. Jayman on September 19, 2012 at 12:43

    It’s FIBA, so?!

  3. SRN on September 19, 2012 at 12:15

    Why is this news?
    3×3 is an abomination of the sport. Naismith turns in his grave as we speak (take note Olympic committee)..

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