The second qualifying window for Americup 2022 is approaching and they will be held in bubble format in the cities of Buenos Aires, Argentina and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic from November 27 to December 1.
This was announced by FIBA this Thursday in an official statement, highlighting that each headquarters will have strict biosecurity controls for the prevention of covid-19.
The Venezuelan team is part of Group A, along with Colombia, Argentina and Chile, which will see action in the Gaucho capital along with Group B made up of: Brazil, Panama, Paraguay and Uruguay.
Meanwhile, Group C made up of: Canada, Cuba, the Virgin Islands and the Dominican Republic, will play in Punta Cana.
For their part, the Bahamas, the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico, belonging to Group D, await confirmation of the headquarters.
It is expected that in the next few days the highest basketball body will publish the game calendars.
We recall that Venezuela reaches this second window with a 1-1 record after the duels played last February against Argentina.
La Vinotinto de la Alturas, won the first duel on albiceleste soil with a slate 74-68 and later fell in the Poliedro de Caracas with a score of 72-73.
Likewise, the other two rivals in the group, Chile and Colombia, also divided honors, so there is great parity in the leaderboard.
The forward, Michael Carrera has been the most outstanding player of the Venezuelans in this contest averaging 22.0 points, being the third in this section.