Here in this article, we have the FIBA AmeriCup 2022 live streaming info, TV channels to watch, groups, a full schedule, and more. . One of the major basketball tournaments of the year, the FIBA AmeriCup 2022, is about to kick off in Brazil with the best teams in the Western Hemisphere region.
What is the FIBA AmeriCup?
The FIBA AmeriCup is an international basketball tournament organized by FIBA, the international governing body for basketball. It takes place every four years. Although the 19th edition of the event was supposed to be held last year, it was postponed to 2022 due to the emergence of Covid-19.
The 2022 edition will be one of the most hotly contested editions in recent memory. The reigning champion, the USA, is back this year as a clear favorite. With former NBA champion Norris Cole and Patrick McCaw in the squad, the 7-time champions look unstoppable on paper.
Brazil and Argentina are the other teams with chances to clinch the glory of being the American Champion. Argentina, especially is starting with a solid team. Their team includes the likes of Facundo Campazzo, Carlos Delfino, and Nicolas Brusino. With such a talent-filled squad, they hope to dethrone the US.
Despite losing its status as a qualifying tournament for the FIBA World Cup and the Summer Olympic Games, FIBA AmeriCup remains one of the most exciting basketball events of the year. The stakes are sky-high as the players compete in the tournament to win medals for their respective countries.
FIBA AmeriCup 2022 Schedule
The FIBA AmeriCup 2022 is set to commence on 2 September, running through 11 September. The first five days of the tournament comprise the group stage matches. The knockout stage starts with the quarter-finals on the 8th of September.
Let us have a look at the complete schedule of the tournament:
|Round||Date||Start Time (Local Time)|
|Group Stage||2-6 September||11:10 am
05:40 pm (6 Sept)
|Quarter Final||8 September||11:10 am|
|Semi-Final||10 September||05:10 pm|
|Third Place||11 September||05:10 pm|
|Finals||11 September||08:40 pm|
- Venue: Ginásio de Esportes Geraldo Magalhães
- Location: Recife, Brazil
- Capacity: 15,000
FIBA AmeriCup 2022 is set to be held at the Ginásio de Esportes Geraldo Magalhães in Recife, Brazil.
Initially, Brazil’s two cities (Recife and Brasilia) were supposed to host the event. Later, Brasilia got dropped as a host city, making Geraldão sports arena the sole venue to host this year’s AmeriCup
AmeriCup Live Stream and TV Coverage Details
ESPN+ is the best way to catch all the action from the event. A subscription to ESPN+ will let you live stream the FIBA AmeriCup for only $9.99 per month.
For other countries, we have put together a table to help you find where to watch your favorite teams compete against each other.
|Italy||Sky Sport Italia|
|Rest of the World||Courtside 1891|
FIBA AmeriCup Groups
- Virgin Islands
- Puerto Rico
- Dominican Republic