// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

International basketball tournament to mark Yerevan’s 2800th birthday

International basketball tournament to mark Yerevan’s 2800th birthday

PanARMENIAN.Net - In the framework of events marking the 2800th anniversary of the foundation of Yerevan, Armenia’s Basketball Federation is organizing a friendly international tournament on March 10-15.

Deputy president of the Federation Ara Poghosyan said Armenia’s Urartu, as well as teams from Russia, Georgia and Iran are set to participate in the round-robin tournament.

According to Poghosyan, the Federation wants to turn the event into an annual tournament which would provide quality matches and performances.

Events marking the 2800th anniversary of the foundation of the Armenian capital city of Yerevan will be held on the weekend of September 29-30, mayor Taron Margaryan said earlier.

 Top stories
Armenia take on Gibraltar at the Victoria Stadium on Friday, November 16 in a match in the UEFA Nations League.
Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan came off the bench to strike Arsenal's equalizer against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Armenia position in the latest FIFA ranking has dropped one notch to the 101st spot. Belgium, France and Brazil top the ranking.
Armen Gyulbudaghyants has been confirmed as head coach of the Armenian national football team, the Football Federation said.
Partner news