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With the concentration of a group of the national preselection in this capital, the definitive process began to integrate the Cuban team to the first window of the qualifiers for the Americup 2022 basketball in its men’s branch.
As stated to JIT National Commissioner Dalia Henry, 10 athletes met at Esfaar Cerro Pelado and trained at La Mariposa with a view to being included among the dozen to play next November in the first segment of group D in Chihuahua, Mexico.
The list of those summoned now under the orders of Eduardo Moya is made up of Marcos Chacón (LHA), Abel Font (LHA), Germán Luis Clark (CAV), Pedro Luis Roque (LHA), Neisler Raúl Abreu (VCL), Yoel Cubillas (VCL), Carlos César Villegas (CMG), Neiser Coutin (LHA), Sergio Machado (VCL and Daniel Babastro (GTM).
There is no doubt that several players hired abroad will once again have prominence with the national team, Henry even informs that the Camagüey Yorman Polás (MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg of Germany), who plays there on his own account, has been authorized to win a place in This time.
For the Aztec event, the Habaneros Jasiel Rivero (Valencia Basket from Spain) and Karel Guzmán (U Banca Transilvania Cluj Napoca from Romania) will be important, along with Yoanki Mensía (Gymnastics and Fencing from Argentina) and Yuniskel Molina (UNAN León from Nicaragua) .
The also president of the local federation confirmed that despite not being part of the national preselection, the Havanans Lisván Valdez (Real Estelí) and the Artemiseño Osmel Oliva (National University of Engineering), also from the Superior League of Nicaragua, could be called again to ranks.
For this first window, Cuba has planned two games on the 28th and 29th of the coming month against the United States and Puerto Rico, respectively, at the Manuel Bernardo Aguirre University Auditorium Gymnasium in Chihuahua.
The next windows will be held in February and June-July 2022 to decide the first three of each of the four keys to follow the path to the Americup and for the seven World Cup tickets for Indonesia, the Philippines and Japan in 2023.