Canada vs Nigeria: Final Road to the World Cup

It’s less than a month from now before the much-awaited Canada vs Nigeria basketball match up on August 9, 7pm at the Bell MTS.

This is a game that no basketball fan would want to miss as both teams are preparing for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 in China on August 31-September 15, 2019.

It has been 20 years since Winnipeg has hosted an international competition featuring the Senior Men’s National Team, and Canada Basketball is proud to partner with True North Sports + Entertainment to bring the team back to the city.

Last July 16, Canada Basketball announced the 29 athletes invited to attend the Senior Men’s National Team training camp ahead of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019.

A finalized list of Senior Men’s National Team training camp attendees will be announced prior to the start of camp.

Canada’s roster will feature some of the country’s biggest and brightest stars, including athletes playing professionally in the NBA.n.Friday, May

Tickets for the August 9 game are available through Ticketmaster.