The Senior National Basketball Team left Tehran for participating in a preparatory game with its Japanese counterpart in Miyagi.

IRIBF; Tehran: The National Basketball Team which has just returned from a successful tough contest against rivals in FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers 2021 in Jordan has immediately moved to Japan in order for gaining preparation in the way to Tokyo 2020. The squad will participate in 4 friendly games against Japanese National Teams after a two-day training session.

It is highlighted that the game in Miyagi will be held in commemoration of the Japanese people who lost their life in a deadly earthquake.

Iran National Basketball Team was through the Asian qualifiers 2021 to the Asian Cup which will be held in Indonesia after the Olympic Games.