Israel has officially announced its 18-man preliminary roster for the FIBA EuroBasket in September (1-18).
Washington Wizards forward Deni Avdija headlines the roster, which includes several EuroLeague players as well.
The 18-man preliminary roster of Israel for the EuroBasket is as follows:
Deni Avdija, John Dibartolomeo, Gal Mekel, Yam Madar, Noam Dovrat, Bar Timor, Tamir Blatt, Yiftah Ziv, Niv Misgavm Guy Pnini, Rafi Menco, Yovel Zoosman, Tomer Ginat, Nimrod Levi, Jake Cohen, Romain Sorkin, Gabriel Chachashvili, Idan Zalmanson
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The Israelis will play Finland at home on August 25 and Sweden on the road on August 28 for the second round of the Basketball World Cup Qualifiers.
They will then travel to Prague for the group stage of the EuroBasket, where they will take on Finland, Poland, Serbia, the Czech Republic and the Netherlands.