ABIDJAN (2016 FIBA Africa U18 Championship) - With just three days away from the start of the 2016 FIBA Africa U18 Championship in the Rwandan capital of Kigali, Cote d’Ivoire's head coach Gbogou Bouabre has his team ready for the competition.
The Ivoirian Basketball Federation on Tuesday announced a 10-player list, but it confirmed that two other players will be added to the final roster
Runners-up at 2012 FIBA Africa U18 Championship, Cote d’Ivoire will be heading to Kigali looking to improve from their Sixth-Place accomplished two years ago in Antananarivo, Madagascar.
The 'Elephants' reached the tournament after dominating Benin and Burkina Faso at the FIBA Africa Zone 3 qualifier last week in Cotonou.
They won all their four games to qualify for the Rwanda 2016 showdown.
List of the national teams qualified for the 2016 FIBA Africa U18 Championship in Kigali, Rwanda: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Cote d’Ivoire, DR Congo, Egypt, Gabon, Mali, hosts Rwanda, Tunisia, Uganda, and Zimbabwe.