Top Star NBA Players Rui Hachimura and Yuta Watanabe were named in the Japan Roster for upcoming Basketball world cup 2019 tournament which is played in china on the next month.
FIBA World cup 2019 basketball tournament will be schedule to played between the 31 August to 15 September in the Eight cities of the china and total 32 teams are to participate in the tournament. Top seven ranked team will be going through to 2020 Tokyo summer Olympic games.
“I’m honored to become a part of the team,” Hachimura said. “We’ll come together and fight for one goal, the World Cup.”
Yuki Togashi who injured during the national team was left out of the team led by Argentinean head coach Julio Lamas