Qatar bids to host basketball World Cup

Spanish King Felipe (C) gives the trophy to U.S. player James Harden beside FIBA President Ivan Mainini after the U.S. won their Basketball World Cup final game against Serbia in Madrid Sept. 14, 2014.

Qatar is among six bidders to host basketball’s World Cup in 2019 or 2023.

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) says China, Germany, the Philippines and Turkey also want to host one of the next two tournaments.
FIBA says Germany may bid alone or with France.
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Source News: Alarabiya
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