Canal+ will broadcast the inaugural season of the Basketball Africa League (BAL), the brand new pan-African basketball competitors launched in collaboration with the NBA and FIBA, bringing collectively the most effective African basketball golf equipment.
As a part of this multi-year settlement, Canal+ will air the competitors in French for the following three seasons in sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar and Mauritius.
For the first version which might be launched on Could 16, 2021 in Kigali, Rwanda, the BAL will regroup 12 of the most effective golf equipment on the continent from 12 African international locations, together with the Patriots (Rwanda), GNBC (Madagascar), the FAP (Cameroon), AS Police (Mali), or AS Douanes (Senegal).
In whole, there are 26 matches with a gaggle stage, playoffs and a closing that might be performed on Could 30.
Canal+ is delighted to be related to the launch of a revolutionary competitors for the African continent, and to place all the abilities of continental basketball within the highlight.