Dirk Nowitzki Named FIBA Eurobasket 2022 Ambassador
Dirk Nowitzki. NBA Champion. MVP. Originator and creator of the patented one-legged fade-away and a Dallas Maverick through and through. The German basketball legend can now add 'FIBA Eurobasket Ambassador' to his resume as he has now been selected as one for the 2022 FIBA Eurobasket Tournament.
Throughout his playing career, Dirk represented his home country Germany many times and has a lot of fond memories and moments playing in tournaments such as the Eurobasket. "The FIBA Eurobasket are some of the absolute highlights of my career. There were many unforgettable experiences for me that immediately come to mind."
The Eurobasket 2022 will be held in Cologne in Germany, so along with the rest of the FIBA team, Nowitzki will be doing his best to ensure that his home country play their role as great hosts in this tournament. "At FIBA Eurobasket 2022, Germany will once again show the world a happy, friendly, colourful, tolerant and open image of itself. Basketball fans from all over Europe are very welcome in Cologne and Berlin. We will try to be a good host and make FIBA Eurobasket 2022 a festival for everyone."