UTSUNOMIYA (FIBA 3x3 World Tour 2017) - Two-time FIBA 3x3 World Tour winners Ljubljana (SLO) get another taste of Okayama (JPN) and Ulaanbaatar (MGL) in the pool phase of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Utsunomiya Masters, live from Japan on July 29-30.
Like it is the case in all FIBA 3x3 competitions, the seeding is conducted automatically according to the 3x3 individual World ranking (of the three best players from each team). According to the FIBA 3x3 regulations, teams are seeded as follows:
For those not attending the games in front of the Futaarayama Jinja shrine (entrance is free!), pool games will start at 2.30pm local time (GMT+9) on Saturday live on FIBA 3x3's official YouTube channel. The top-two placed teams from each pool advance to a standard knock-out round which starts at the quarter-finals stage, from 2.30pm local time on Sunday.