The second Ruslan Big Bucks 3-on-3 Open Basketball Tournament is scheduled to be held from August 31 to September 6, 2014 at GAA Hall, Thamel, in Kathmandu.
The double-elimination tournament will have a maximum of 20 men’s teams and 16 women’s teams, according to Dipesh Ghale, the CEO of the event's manager Periwinkle Trade & Service Pvt Ltd.
The winning team in men’s category will bag Rs 100,000 while the runners-up and second runners-up will receive Rs 50,000 and Rs 25,000 respectively, Ghale said at a press meet in the capital on Thursday.
Similarly, the women’s winners will get Rs 50,000, the second Rs 25,000 and third Rs 15,000.
The most valuable players in men’s and women’s will receive Rs 25,000 and Rs 15,000 respectively.
The organizers have fixed entry fee at Rs 5, 000 for the men’s and Rs 3, 000 for women’s. A team consists of three players and an extra.
The event will also feature BMX cycle-stunts, B-boying and beat-box events, motorbike stunts, skateboarding, and concerts, among others on the final day of the tournament.