Liputan6.com, Jakarta- Two Indonesian basketball teams BULS Meteor and BULS Asaba brought good news from the 31st ASEAN Veterans Basketball Tournament in Hat Yai, Thailand. Both teams won two and three under-50 group titles in the tournament held from 4–10 September 2022.
BULS Meteor advanced to the finals of the 31st ASEAN Veterans Basketball Tournament Hat Yai Thailand U-50 Group. Unfortunately, in the top match, the Indonesian representative had to concede the superiority of the hosts, ZAAP Thailand 55-61.
Meanwhile, in the 3rd place match, BULS Asaba managed to defeat Hat Yai A Basketball Club of Thailand 54-30 on Saturday (9/9/2022).
Three years ago at the 28th ASEAN Veterans Basketball Tournament in Chiang Mai, Thailand which was held from October 28 to November 3, 2019, the Indonesian team, represented by Basketball Club BULS Asaba, finished third in the under-50 team.
The ASEAN Veterans Basketball Tournament is held annually by the ASEAN Veterans Basketball Conference (AVBC), followed by veteran clubs from countries in the ASEAN region for the 40, 50, 60 and 70 year olds.
The tournament is being held again this year after a two-year absence due to the impact of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.