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September 2022
Press Release

France complete historic double at FIBA 3x3 Nations League 2022

CONSTANTA (Romania) - France won both in the men and the women's categories at the FIBA 3x3 Nations League 2022 in picturesque Constanta, Romania on September 16.

The two French teams dominated the fifth edition of the competition dedicated to players under the age of 23 (including U21 teams), which featured 11 different conferences and started in May.

On the men's side, France U21 triumphed over all the U23 teams, including Egypt in a nail-biting semi-final (22-19) and Israel in a one-sided final (21-11).

The high-flying Lorenzo Thirouard-Samson was named MVP after leading France in points and finishing third overall in the scoring charts.