2018 FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup

The 2018 FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup was the fourth edition of the 3x3 Europe Championships, organized by FIBA Europe, and was held between 14 and 16 September 2018, in the city's Metropolitan Circus[1] in Bucharest, Romania. This 3x3 basketball competition featured separate tournaments for men's and women's national teams. This was the third time that Bucharest had hosted the championships, after the 2014 FIBA Europe 3x3 Championships at the University Square and the 2016 FIBA Europe 3x3 Championships within the AFI Cotroceni shopping mall.[2]

2018 FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup
Tournament information
LocationMetropolitan Circus,[1] Bucharest
Dates14–16 September
Host(s) Romania
Teams24
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Serbia won their first European championship title in the men's tournament, by beating Latvia in the final. In the women's tournament, France won their first European championship title by beating the Netherlands in the final.[3]

QualificationEdit

MenEdit

Event Date Location Berths Qualified
Host nation 1   Romania
Andorra Qualifier 23–24 June   Escaldes-Engordany 3   Slovenia
  Hungary
  Switzerland
France Qualifier 29–30 June   Poitiers 4   Russia
  Belgium
  Latvia
  France
Romania Qualifier 30 June – 1 July   Constanta 4   Serbia
  Poland
  Spain
  Bosnia and Herzegovina
TOTAL 12

WomenEdit

Event Date Location Berths Qualified
Host nation 1   Romania
Andorra Qualifier 23–24 June   Escaldes-Engordany 4   Italy
  Serbia
  Spain
  Hungary
France Qualifier 29–30 June   Poitiers 4   Ukraine
  France
  Czech Republic
  Belarus
Romania Qualifier 30 June – 1 July   Constanta 3   Switzerland
  Belgium
  Netherlands
TOTAL 12

DrawEdit

Several qualifiers were held across three nations namely, Andorra, France, and the host country itself. The hosts, Romania, qualified automatically for both the men's and women's events. The draw of the groupings was announced by FIBA last 16 August 2018. [4]

MenEdit

Pool A
Pool B
Pool C
Pool D

Women'sEdit

Pool A
Pool B
Pool C
Pool D

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Serbia's men and France's women win FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup 2018". 16 September 2018. Retrieved 17 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Bucharest to host FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup 2018". FIBA. Retrieved 5 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Serbia's men and France's women win FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup 2018". FIBA. Archived from the original on 20 September 2018. Retrieved 5 October 2018.
  4. ^ "Pools announced for FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup". FIBA. 16 August 2018. Retrieved 13 October 2018.

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