Japan announced 12-man Basketball World Cup roster

Japan Hachimura
Photo: Japan Basketball

Japan officially named its 12-man roster for the upcoming Basketball World Cup in China (August 31-September 15).

The 12 players are as follows:

Seiya Ando, Makoto Hiejima, Ryusei Shinoyama, Rui Hachimura, Kosuke Takeuchi, Yuta Watanabe, Shuto Ando, Joji Takeuchi, Yudai Baba, Nick Fazekas, Daiki Tanaka, Avi Koki Schafer.

Japan will face Team USA, Turkey and the Czech Republic in the group stage.

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