Anyang KGC Ginseng, the champions of the 2022-2023 professional basketball season, have left for Taiwan to compete in the William Jones Cup.
“The team left the country on the morning of the 11th for the 42nd William Jones Cup,” the club said.
This is the first time the team has participated in the tournament since 2012,카지노사이트 when it defeated Wonju Eastern (now DB) in the championship game to win the professional basketball crown. At the time, Ginseng finished tied for third place with the Taiwanese national team with five wins and three losses.
The William Jones Cup is an international competition that has been played since 1977 in honour of Renato William Jones, one of the founders of the International Basketball Federation, and has always been held in Taiwan.
Korea’s national team, coached by Kim Sang-sik, participated in the 2019 edition and finished as runners-up with a 7-1 record. Kim, who has since moved to Ginseng Corporation, will be travelling to Taiwan for the first time in four years.
Kim Sang-sik poses for a photo.
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This year’s tournament will be held at Taipei Heping Gymnasium for nine days, from 12 to 20 May.
Nine teams, including the Ginseng Corporation, will face off against each other in a series of matches to determine the winner.
The Middle Eastern nations of Iran, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates will be represented by national teams.
Japan is fielding a collegiate selection, the United States is represented by UC Irvine, and the Philippines is sending professional team Elasto Painters.
Taiwan will field two teams, the A team, which is the Hangzhou Asian Games squad, and the B team, which is a mix of non-Asian Games players.
The Ginseng Corporation will kick off their eight-game campaign on 12 December at 2pm against the United Arab Emirates.
The women have already completed their competition schedule.
In the women’s division, which was held from 5 to 9 May, Busan BNK, a women’s professional basketball team, finished second behind Japan’s Chanson Cosmetics (5 wins) with 4 wins and 1 loss.
Meanwhile, Ginseng Corporation Taiwan is the official sponsor of the tournament.