Saskatoon to host CEBL championship weekend

The Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) revealed its inaugural season will conclude in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Aug. 25, in a Championship Weekend Festival and Finals format.    

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Over four days the Province of Saskatchewan and the City of Saskatoon will host a league Gala Dinner and Awards, three-day Family Friendly Street Festival, Tailgate Parties, Major Concert, and of course the top four teams will compete in semi finals to be named Champions!  Games to be held at SaskTel Centre, where the best of Canadian Basketball will be able to showcase their skills and establish an annual sporting event not to be missed.  

The CEBL is thrilled to be in Saskatoon, SK, where the region has proven to be a leader in hosting successful National and International events.  Basketball was invented by a Canadian, it is apart of Canada’s culture and it deserves to be celebrated. As Canada’s second most popular sport with youth, it encompasses inclusivity, accessibility, affordability and diversity as core values.  The local hospitality and the top-notch basketball will ignite the excitement of Championship Weekend that will later fuel a thriving basketball community from novice to PRO.

Tickets go on sale through Ticketmaster June12.  Fans can visit www.ticketmaster.ca or download the Ticketmaster app for the widest selection of verified tickets.

Check out www.cebl.ca for more information on the league and its six teams.  

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