Last Updated 30 | 04 | 2014 at 09:17


Red Bull King of the Rock comes to Malta

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The world’s most prestigious one-on-one street basketball tournament, the Red Bull King of the Rock, is finally coming to Malta with the official qualifiers being held at Tigne Point in Sliema on Saturday 24th May.

The top 16 players will then battle it out in a knock-out format during the local final that will be held in Republic Street in Valletta on Saturday 31st May. The winner will fly to Taiwan in September to represent Malta at the King of the Rock World Finals.

Interested players should visit Bognor Sports Pitch at the Bugibba Promenade on Saturday 17th May, where a one-on-one practice session will be organised and player registrations for the qualifiers will be accepted. For more info regarding registration please call 99879987.

Anyone over the age of 16 can participate and there is no registration fee.

Now in its fifth year, the Red Bull King of the Rock is a global sporting fixture executed in truly iconic and unique surroundings. On September 6th, 2014, Taiwan will welcome the world’s toughest basketball players of 2014, as the Red Bull King of the Rock World Finals move from Alcatraz to the prison exercise yards of Samasana Island.

The Red Bull King of the Rock is being organized with the collaboration of the Malta Basketball Association, 808Havana and Urban Jungle.

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