The Federation of International Basketball Association FIBA through the Basketball Union of Zimbabwe nominated Harare City Hornets and Lakers Ladies to represent the country in the FIBA Women Club Championship qualifiers this year.
Harare City Hornets Ladies were the 2019 Zimbabwe Basketball National Champions . The Andrew Chitauro coached side will be hoping to qualify for the FIBA Women Club Championship scheduled next year.
The team intend to send 15 players who will be accompanied by three members of the technical team, an accompanying referee and a head of delegation. The qualifiers will be held in Johannesburg from the 15th to the 22nd of November.
Harare City Hornets club chairman Sunny Mbofana told us that they are approaching several corporates as they explore ways to help the team financial. The tournament will run seven days in a bio bubble secure environment.
Lakers Ladies team from Bulawayo has also been invited to the qualifiers.