On the evening of September 17, after two days of fierce competition, the FIBA Open 3×3 Yanjing Beer Cup Beijing Three-person Basketball Open finals came to a successful conclusion at the National Speed Skating Stadium (Ice Ribbon). In the championship and runner-up battle, V10 Junda defeated Beijing Jianyou in overtime to win the Beijing championship. In October, the two teams will join hands to participate in the national finals held in Nanchang City, Jiangxi Province, competing with teams from seven other provinces (cities) for the national championship.
Meng Qianghua, member of the Party Leadership Group and Deputy Director of the Beijing Municipal Sports Bureau, Fang Liang, General Manager of FIBA China, Wu Xiaojun, Director of the Chaoyang District Sports Bureau, Sun Guohua, Chairman of the Beijing Basketball Association, Geng Chao, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of Yanjing Beer, Beijing Enterprises Group Chairman Tian Zhenqing, Secretary of the Party Branch and Chairman of the National Speed Skating Hall Jin Yan, General Manager of Beijing Enterprises Basketball Club Zong Feng, Director of BRTV Sports and Leisure Channel Liu Xiaojun, Head Coach of Beijing Enterprises Basketball Club Min Lulei, various offices of Beijing Municipal Sports Bureau, The heads of each center and many famous figures in the Beijing basketball community attended the game.
Meng Qianghua, member of the Party Leadership Group and Deputy Director of the Beijing Municipal Sports Bureau, Geng Chao, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of Yanjing Beer, and Min Lulei, head coach of Beijing Enterprises Basketball Club, presented the championship trophy and certificate to the champion V10 Junda.
Meng Qianghua said: “The Beijing Sports Bureau has always been committed to building a national fitness service system. Competitions such as the FIBA Open 3×3 Beijing 3×3 Basketball Open are an important measure in our process of building sports events for the entire population and the entire sports cycle. Nowadays, sports people in society have changed from “I want to participate in sports” to “I want to participate in sports events.” Sports events such as the FIBA Open 3×3 Beijing 3×3 Basketball Open, whether it is equipment, venues, event guarantees, Television broadcasts are in line with professional events. When the masses personally participate in and immersively experience such competitions, they can feel the joy that sports bring to them. This plays a very good role in the implementation of the national fitness policy of the entire country. Demonstrate and lead.”
Fang Liang, general manager of FIBA China, and Wu Xiaojun, director of the Chaoyang District Sports Bureau, presented the championship trophy and certificate to Beijing Jianyou, the runner-up.
Fang Liang said: “During the preparation and hosting of the entire event, we received strong support from the Beijing Municipal Sports Bureau, Beijing Sports Industry Association and Beijing Basketball Association. Grassroots basketball experts in Beijing were invited to participate in this event. .Whether it is the excitement of the event, the commercial elements or the recognition of the fans watching the game, this year’s FIBA Open 3×3 Yanjing Beer Cup Beijing 3×3 Basketball Open can be regarded as a benchmark event.”
In the battle for third place before the finals, TOJOY defeated Lion China Mathematics and won third place. The two teams were also the champion and runner-up at Shougang Park Station, the first stop of this tournament.
Sun Guohua, chairman of the Beijing Basketball Association, and Cheng Shujie, deputy general manager of Beijing National Speed Skating Hall Management Co., Ltd., presented the award to TOJOY who won the third place; Shen Changliang, deputy general manager of Yanjing Beer, and Liu Xiaojun, director of BRTV Sports and Leisure Channel, presented the award to the Lion King who won the fourth place. Awarded by China Mathematics Department.
This year’s FIBA Open 3×3 Yanjing Beer Cup Beijing 3-person Basketball Open is hosted by FIBA China, hosted by the Beijing Sports Industry Association and the Beijing Basketball Association, and named by Yanjing Beer.
Since its launch on August 19, the event has adopted a 5+1 format and has gone through five sub-stations in Shougang Park, Olympic Sports Center, Yizhuang, Changying and Wukesong, as well as the National Speed Skating Stadium (Ice Ribbon). Beijing finals. The 20 participating teams in the finals are composed of the top four teams in each of the five sub-stations.
The competition attracted nearly a hundred teams and more than 500 players to sign up through the official FIBA Basketball APP. The five-station competition and the finals were all broadcast live on Kuaishou, the official cooperative short video platform. Netizens expressed that the competition was exciting and intense, and the impression was very strong.
Before the start of the last day’s game, the young players from Youkan Basketball Club formed the orange team and the blue team and conducted a youth version of 3×3 basketball showdown to warm up for the upcoming 8-in-4 knockout round. Jiao Jian, chairman of the Youth Committee of the Beijing Basketball Association, said: “The popularization and promotion of youth basketball is very important. 3×3 basketball is relatively simple to set up. Two teams of six people can play. It will be easier for children to get started and experience more. The joy of basketball.”
At 6 o’clock in the evening, the 8-in-4 game officially started. Lion China Mathematics eliminated Zhongsheng and entered the semi-finals first. After that, Beijing Jianyou, TOJOY, and V10 Junda successively eliminated Yanjing U8, Qingshuang Suixing and Baokangyu, locking their seats in the semi-finals.
Then Beijing Jianyou and V10 Junda respectively won the semi-finals and met in the finals. This was also a strong dialogue between the Olympic Sports Center champion and the Wukesong champion.
In the final, the two teams tied at 18 in regular time. In overtime, V10 Junda took the lead with 2 points to win the game and was crowned the champion of the Beijing Finals.
At this point, against the backdrop of the beautiful light show of the National Speed Skating Stadium (Ice Ribbon), the competition venue of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, the FIBA Open 3×3 Yanjing Beer Cup Beijing Three-person Basketball Open ended successfully.
Zhang Xiaodan, head of the Cultural and Sports Activities Department of the National Speed Skating Hall, said: “The National Speed Skating Hall has been used as a hockey and archery competition venue in the 2008 Beijing Olympics to be a speed skating competition venue in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. This time we are ushering in a competition like 3×3 basketball. As a Summer Olympics event, we are very happy to be the venue for the finals of this event.”
The success of this year’s FIBA Open 3×3 Yanjing Beer Cup Beijing 3-person Basketball Open would not have been possible without the strong support of the title sponsor, Yanjing Beer. From the five-station competition to the finals, elements of Yanjing Beer can be seen everywhere. They have taken measures such as sponsoring participating teams, building Yanjing Beer Huts, setting up cheerbabys on the field, giving fans fun quizzes with prizes, and building a Yanjing Beer manufacturing district on the sidelines of the finals to attract sports enthusiasts, participating players and young consumers. Connected together, young people can experience the dual joy of basketball and beer, and enjoy clinking glasses with every young person who loves sports.
Yanjing Beer said: “As a ‘Double Olympics state-owned enterprise’ sponsoring the Beijing Summer Olympics and Winter Olympics, Yanjing has always actively fulfilled its social responsibilities and contributed to the development of China’s sports industry.
Yanjing has always been adhering to the corporate mission and original intention of “brewing beauty to life”. Its “culture with you” concept and the value connotation of continuous progress and breakthroughs are in line with the courage, positivity and inclusiveness required in basketball. Perfect fit for sportsmanship. Just like Yanjing advocates “Sports with you”, basketball also requires everyone to persist for love. “
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[Editor in charge: Cai Donghai]