Continental Basketball League (CBL) has rolled out a Basketball Challenge tagged the ‘May Madness Tournament’ billed to tip off on the 12th of May at the remodeled Teslim Balogun Arena in Lagos.
From the 12th of May to 4th of June teams will go head to head in what is dubbed the Lagos Challenge against each other in one of the most anticipated basketball challenges ever in the history of Africa.
Thereafter the teams will embark on a road trip to the capital of Cameroon, Yaoundé, tagged Yaoundé challenge from 22nd to 24th of May.
With four cities across Africa will play host to six teams; Eko Kings, Lagos City Stars, and Lagos Warriors from Lagos, the other African teams are; Libreville Izobe Dragons from Gabon, Abidjan Raiders from Abidjan and Yaoundé Giants from Cameroon.
Continental Basketball League May Madness Tournament Table
Friday, 12 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Lagos Warriors vs Yaoundé Giants 7pm
Saturday, 13 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Libreville Izobe Dragons vs Abidjan Raiders 4pm, Yaoundé Giants vs Eko Kings 7pm
Sunday, 14 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Lagos City Stars vs Libreville Izobe Dragons 4pm, Eko Kings vs Abidjan Raiders 7pm
Tuesday, 16 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Eko Kings vs Lagos Warriors 7pm
Friday, 19 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Abidjan Raiders vs Lagos City Stars 7pm, Lagos Warriors vs Libreville Izobe Dragons 9pm
Saturday, 20 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Abidjan Raiders vs Yaoundé Giants 4pm, Lagos City Stars vs Lagos Warriors 7pm
Monday, 22 May (Yaoundé, Cameroun) – Abidjan Raiders vs Lagos Warriors 7pm
Tuesday, 23 May (Yaoundé, Cameroun) – Libreville Izobe Dragons vs Eko Kings 4pm, Yaoundé Giants vs Lagos City Stars 7pm
Wednesday, 24 May (Yaoundé, Cameroun) – Eko Kings vs Lagos City Stars 4pm, Yaoundé Giants vs Libreville Izobe Dragons 7pm
Saturday, 27 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – Three-Point Shootout, Dunk Contest, Celebrity Game 7pm
Sunday, 28 May (Lagos, Nigeria) – All Star Game 7pm
Saturday, 3 June (Libreville, Gabon) – Final Four Game I 4pm, Final Four Game II 7pm
Sunday, 4 June (Libreville, Gabon) – Championship 7pm
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