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Please Support #PUSO2019


To support our bid to host the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, there will be an event on June 12, 2015 starting 12:30pm at the Smart Araneta Coliseum Red Gate Parking. This is to show FIBA that we are the World’s Most Valuable Basketball Fan!

The event will feature Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas officials, PBA players and celebrities and will be part of the final presentation of Philippines to FIBA.

2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be held in Philippines or China, Read more at 2019 FIBA World Cup will be played in Asia

Philippines in shortlist for hosting the 2019 FIBA World Cup

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Philippines is one of the 6 countries being considered to host the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, the other countries in the shortlist are China, Germany, France, Qatar and Turkey. The 6 candidates can also be considered as hosts for the 2023 FIBA World Cup.

Timeline of Selection of Host for 2019 FIBA World Cup
Dec 15-16, 2014 – Meeting in FIBA Headquarters in Geneva for the 6 candidates
Jan 2015 – Site visit with FIBA Officials in the 6 countries