Basketball Africa League to Return to Senegal, Egypt, and Rwanda for Its Third Season!
Updated: Mar 8
The much anticipated THIRD Season of the Basketball Africa League is finally here! Coming to you this March to May, get ready for basketball like you’ve never seen it.
BAL will tip off on Saturday, March 11 and will once again feature the top 12 club teams from 12 African countries playing a total of 38 games in Dakar, Senegal: Cairo, Egypt and Kigali, Rwanda over three months in 2023.
- Season Opener Will Feature Senegal’s AS Douanes Taking on Côte d’Ivoire’s Abidjan Basket Club at the Dakar Arena on Saturday, March 11 at 4:00 p.m. GMT; 2022 BAL Champion US Monastir of Tunisia Will Begin Title Defense on Sunday, March 12 at 5:30 p.m. GMT -
- Kwara Falcons Will Represent Nigeria as West African Nation Returns to the BAL Alongside First-Time Participants Abidjan Basket Club (Côte d’Ivoire), Stade Malien (Mali), Al Ahly (Egypt) and City Oilers (Uganda) –
Dakar! Cairo! Kigali! Season 3 of the Basketball Africa League is finally here!
Make sure to get in on ALL the action in the build-up to crowning 2023’s BAL Champions! Get your tickets NOW at BAL.nba.com.
Abidjan Basket Club - ABC Fighters (Côte d’Ivoire)**
Al Ahly (Egypt)**
AS Douanes (Senegal)
Cape Town Tigers (South Africa)*
Kwara Falcons (Nigeria)**
City Oilers (Uganda)**
Rwanda Energy Group - REG (Rwanda)*
Clube Ferroviário da Beira - CFV Beira (Mozambique)*
Stade Malien (Mali)**
Club Atlético Petróleos de Luanda - Petro de Luanda (Angola)*
Union Sportive Monastirienne – US Monastir (Tunisia)*
Seydou Legacy Athlétique Club - SLAC (Guinea)*
*Returning Team from 2022 BAL Season.