Greece’s National Team for Basketball World Cup Revealed



The entire 17-member Greek National Team, twelve of whom will travel to China to represent the country at this year’s Basketball World Cup. Credit: https://www.facebook.com/Greek-National-Basketball-Team-Επισημη-αγαπημενη

A final list of the twelve players from the Greek national basketball team which will play in this year’s Basketball World Cup in China was revealed on Friday morning.

The Greek squad will be comprised of the following players:

Giannoulis Larentzakis
Nick Calathes
Ioannis Bourousis
Kostas Sloukas
George Papagiannis
George Printezis
Kostas Papanikolaou
Evangelos Mantzaris
Ioannis Papapetrou
Panagiotis Vasilopoulos
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Thanasis Antetokounmpo

The Greek men will begin their participation in the 2019 World Cup with a game against the squad from Montenegro this Sunday at 15:00 Eastern European Summer Time.

The Greek national team will then play against Brazil next Tuesday, and against the team from New Zealand on Thursday.