Sports Minister approves to honor Egypt’s women national basketball team U18

By: Reem Sameh

Dr. Ashraf Sobhy, Minister of Youth and Sports, has approved to honor the national basketball team, which has participated in FIBA U18 Women African Championship in Cairo during the period from December 3 to 9, 2020.

Egypt has won the first place and the gold medal. By winning this tournament, Egypt’s U18 Women’s team have qualified for the 2021 U19 World Cup set to take place in Hungary.

Egypt was able to reach the first place after winning the match over Mali 68/63.