Appearing last night on the Patel & Kumar NBA Talkshow, 3×3 Pro Basketball League (‘3BL’) Commissioner Rohit Bakshi made some major announcements regarding upcoming Season 3.
The 3×3 Pro Basketball League is the Indian sub-continent’s first and only FIBA authorized Pro League in the 3×3 format. Two Seasons (for Men) and one Season (for women) have been conducted so far. There are 18 teams in total, 12 in the men’s section and 6 in the women’s section.
Mr Bakshi made the following announcements on the registration process, tryout venues & dates, Season 3’s tentative months, as well as the number of hosting cities, which will also include, for the first time, one leg in Sri Lanka:
1️⃣ Registrations for 3BL Season 3 tryouts are now LIVE. You can register via https://www.3x3bl.com/register/
2️⃣ Tryouts will be held across 4 cities – Chandigarh, Aizawl, Chennai & Goa – in May
3️⃣ 3BL exclusive merch to be launched
4️⃣ Limited quantity official 3BL 🏀 to go up for sale
5️⃣ The above merch can be bought directly from the 3BL website (www.3x3bl.com) from January 15th, 7am onwards via a to-be-created ‘Shop’ section
6️⃣ 3BL Season 3 Dates Announced – Will be held in Aug-Sept, on weekends.
7️⃣ Season 3 will take place in 6 cities, including one international leg in Sri Lanka 🇱🇰
You can watch the full episode here:
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