SASKATOON (FIBA 3x3 World Tour) – Hometown heroes Team Saskatoon started with a 2-0 record on Day 1 at the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Saskatoon Masters on July 15, 2017. The first stop on FIBA 3x3 World Tour opened up with a bang.
#3 seed Team Liman also impressed with 2-0 start with a red-hot Player of the Day Stefan Stojacic and high scorer Stefan Kojic.
To nobody's surprise, World Tour reigning champs Ljubljana remained undefeated beating Princeton (17-11) and Rio de Janeiro (15-11) and advancing to the quarter-finals.
In the Shoot-out Contest Qualifier, 'Disco Domo' Jones (NY Harlem, USA), Stefan Stojacic (Liman, SRB), Sean Van Koughnett (Hamilton, CAN) and Roman Zachrla (Humpolec, CZE) earned their ticket to the final tomorrow.
In the Dunk Contest, no other than Saskatoon-native Michael Lieffers qualified for 2nd round of the dunk contest. He will compete against professional dunkers Justin 'Jus Fly' Darlington (CAN) and Sherman Su (CAN).
Ljublana (SLO, 1) vs. Humpolec (CZE, 5)
Liman (SRB,3) vs. Hamilton (CAN,12)
Saskatoon (CAN,2) vs. NY Harlem (USA,6)
Gurabo (PUR,10) vs. Princeton (USA,8)
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