Basketball: National team is finalising the workout for preliminaries with Algeria still only with “home silver”

Praia, Jan 9 (Inforpress) – The Cabo Verdean basketball team continues the workout only with resident athletes in Praia, so they will only have diaspora athlets in preparation for training in Algeria.

In another training session held this morning at the Vává Duarte Sports Complex, Deputy National Coach Nelson Miranda, “Mutombo”, told Inforpress that despite the difficulties of getting the rest of the resident athletes from other islands, “due haze”, the training takes place in strength.

He explained that throughout the bi-daily sessions, the athletes residing in the city of Praia, with whom he already works, have been meeting the demands, although he admits difficulties in preparing a national team when the internal competition is still in its closed period.

The players, according to Nelson Miranda, are aware of the difficulties they will have to overcome to face in Algeria, with the sole mission of eliminating the Maghreb team in these two preliminary matches on 15th and 16th, conditions considered indispensable. to reach the group stage of Afrobasket’2021.



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