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FIBA has confirmed that the draw of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup will take place in front of a sell-out crowd of 8,000 spectators at Shenzhen Bay Arena.

The event will be headlined by global sporting icon Kobe Bryant, World Cup Ambassador Yao Ming and American best-selling singer/songwriter Jason Derulo.

The 2019 World Cup will be played between August 31 – September 15.