Imperial Basketball City Tournament is the four team tournament engaging China, Canada, Philippines, and Italy (coach Ettore Messina) national basketball teams, at PalaDozza in Bologna on June 25th and 26th, 2016. This event is one of the last two tests before the pre-Olympic tournament in Turin, where the “Azzurri” - the Italy national team players, will be engaged to obtain the pass for the Olympic Games in Rio. Below the schedule of the matches:
25 June 2016 At 6 pm, Canada vs China To follow, Italy vs the Philippines
26 June 2016 At 6 pm, final game for the 3rd – 4th place To follow, final game for the 1st – 2nd place
The Imperial City Basketball Tournament is the closing event of a great basketball week: the Italy national team players are arriving in Bologna on June 20th to continue their retreat in preparation for Turin. Thanks to the support of the Municipality of Bologna, the organizers will propose a series of initiatives for all fans, transforming Bologna – the "Basketball City", into the capital of the great basketball.
Tickets for the Imperial City Basketball Tournament are available on the official circuit: www.vivaticket.it.