Dominican Republic’s basketball team announces roster for FIBA ​​AmeriCup 2025 qualifiers

Santo Domingo, Feb 21 (EFE).- The leader of the Dominican basketball team, David Díaz, announced this Wednesday the 12 players, with captain Víctor Liz at the helm, who will face Mexico on Friday at the Palacio de los Santo Domingo Sports, within the first qualifying window for the FIBA ​​AmeriCup 2025.

The Dominican team will be made up of Víctor Liz, Juan Guerrero, Ángel Luis Delgado, Jean Montero, Luis Santos, Gelvis Solano, Andrés Feliz, Omar Silverio, Jassel Pérez, Eloy Vargas, Juan Miguel Suero and Jonathan Araújo, it was reported at a press conference. .

“We have a good core of players with a lot of talent and proven quality at national and international levels, who we are counting on to win against Mexico this Friday and Monday the 26th, on Aztec soil,” said Díaz.

Captain Liz was also optimistic: “I am confident that we will win against the Mexicans, we have prepared for that during team training and the extra work that many of the players do to get in shape this Friday.”

“In this group we know each other, because we have been playing together for a long time on the different international stages in which we have represented our country,” said the player.

The teams of the Dominican Republic and Mexico will face each other this Friday starting at 8:10 p.m. local time (00:10 GMT on Saturday) in Santo Domingo and the return leg will take place on February 26 in Mexico City, within group C of the FIBA ​​AmeriCup 2025 qualifiers, of which Canada and Nicaragua are also part.

On the other hand, at the press conference, in which the members of the coaching staff were present, the president of the Dominican Basketball Federation (Fedombal), Rafael Uribe, communicated the changes in the organization chart of the senior national team, with the objective of achieving a greater degree of professionalism, so the technical management will be headed by the member of the Dominican Sports Hall of Fame Fernando Teruel.

(c) EFE Agency

2024-02-21 19:46:40
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