FIBA Europe Executive Director Mr. Nar Zanolin was in Cyprus this week to discuss the FIBA Europe League All-Star Day with the Organising Committee.
The FIBA Europe League All Star Day will take place on 14th April 2005 in Nicosia, Cyprus. It will be organised by EKA Lemesos in co-ordination with the Cyprus Basketball Federation.
Mr. Zanolin gave a press conference on Thursday, along with Lemesos Chairman Michael Loizides, President of the Cyprus Basketball Federation George Chrysostomou and a representative of the Cyprus Players Association Panayiotis Trisokkas.
Mr. Loizides expressed his confidence that the event would be a success for basketball in Cyprus.
Mr. Zanolin echoed those statements offering FIBA Europe's full support and confidence in the organising committee.
The FIBA Europe League All-Star Day will feature 24 of the top players from the competition. The format of the game will be Europe vs. Rest of the World. Players can be selected through a fan vote on fibaeurope.com.
As well as the game, fans will be treated to a halftime dunking show from the Slamnation and a post game concert.