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Cork to host 2018 FIBA Women’s European Championship

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Basketball Ireland has announced the venue for next summer’s FIBA Women’s European Championship for Small Countries.  The event will take place at the Mardyke Arena, University College Cork from June 26th to July 1st, 2018.

UCC Campus Accommodation are delighted to be the chosen accommodation partner for the competition.  We look forward to welcoming all of the teams next Summer for this fantastic competition.

Ireland's Senior Women’s team head coach, Mark Scannell, was delighted with the announcement and looked ahead to a big summer in Cork. “It’s great news that the Mardyke Arena UCC and Cork has been chosen to host the European Championships next summer. Cork will support the tournament and for the team, the staff and myself, that will be a huge incentive to compete strongly for the gold medal’.