Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Regional teams gear ahead of national basketball tournament


By Majuto Omary @majutoy2k momary@tz.nationmedia.com

Dar es Salaam. The National Basketball Championship will start on December 16 and run through 23 at the National Indoor Stadium, says the Tanzania Basketball Federation (TBF).

TBF commissioner for technical development and competitions, Michael Mwita said yesterday that preparations for the tournament were on course.

The championship popularly known as Taifa Cup, is in one of the major sources of national team players as it involves both men’s and women’s teams from all regions in the country.

Mwita said the tournament would be shelved if no sponsorship is in sight while he yelled for firms and individuals to chip in and save the event. (Brown Msyani)