The most liveable city in the world, Melbourne will play host to the United States Men’s Basketball team for a showdown against a new-look Boomers that is sure to be loaded with talent. The two exhibition games will feature an Australian Men’s Basketball team lead by future NBA all-star Ben Simmons, Patty Mills, Danté Exum, Aron Baynes, and one of the deadliest shooters in the NBA today, Joe Ingles.The Boomers will be up against the United States dream team, most likely featuring NBA superstars Lebron James, Stephen Curry, Kyrie Irving, and James Harden, just to name a few.
On August 22 and August 24 2019 you can be sure all 52,000+ seats of the renowned Etihad Stadium will be sold out. Die hard NBA fans from across Australia and around the world will converge in Melbourne to see the NBA’s most talented superstars go head to head. From the first tip off the match is sure to be intense, rough, and competitive until the end.
USA Basketball chief executive Jim Tooley stated “the eyes of the world” would be on the two games. The games will mark the first time Australia’s national basketball team versed a United States National basketball team on Australian soil since 2000. Basketball Australia CEO Anthony Moore stated these matches would be the biggest stand alone event in Australian sports history. “This announcement is a landmark moment for Basketball Australia and all fans of our great game,’’ he said. “I believe this event will be long remembered in Australian sporting history’’.
If you’re interested in joining us at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium to watch the Dream Team and Boomers battle it out on the hardwood, take a moment to register your interest below. Upon the release of our 2019 travel packages, one of our friendly consultants will then get in touch with you to promptly to discuss your travel requirements.
|Official Event Name:||Team USA vs Team Australia|
|Event Start Date:||August 22 2019|
|Event End Date:||August 24 2019|
|Event Official Website:||http://www.fiba.basketball/basketballworldcup/2019|
|Performers:||Boomers v Dream Team|
|Event Location:||Etihad Stadium|
|Event Address:||740 Bourke St, Docklands VIC 3008|
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