Decision on the hosts of the qualification tournaments for the Olympic games 2016 shall not be , as it is announced, made on November 23, 2015, but on the ceremonial that is to be held on January 26, 2016.

Since it is well –known that our country has applied to be one of the hosts for the qualification tournaments, Basketball Federation of Serbia has received a letter from Mr. Baumann. FIBA Secretary General, in which he informs us that the meeting of the FIBA Executive Board , for the technical reasons, is postponed for January 19, 2015, and this also means that the decision on the tournaments hosts , that are “visa” for Rio, is postponed too.

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