Molten Unveils Exclusive Official Game Ball for the Grand Finale of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023
Molten, FIBA’s steadfast Global Partner, has introduced the official game ball for the climactic showdown of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023, set to take place in Manila, Philippines, on Sunday, September 10.
Derived from the BG5000 World Cup 2023 Official Game Ball, this Final edition has been meticulously crafted exclusively for the grand title match. Adorned with the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 tournament logo, it also boasts the prestigious Naismith Trophy in resplendent gold, along with the date of the Final and a distinctive serial number.
This limited-edition masterpiece comprises only 1,200 units, available for purchase in the Philippines starting from September 4, 2023. Elevating its exclusivity and allure, each ball will be elegantly packaged within a premium box featuring a gold plate bearing its engraved serial number.
Frank Leenders, FIBA’s Director General for Media and Marketing Services, expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “We are thrilled to unveil this exceptional official Molten game ball tailored for the climactic Final of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023. The exquisite design aptly captures the significance of what promises to be an unforgettable occasion. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Molten for their dedicated contribution, marking over four decades of our enduring partnership.”
Noa Hasegawa, Molten’s Head of Brand Marketing, added, “It is a tremendous honor to be part of FIBA’s Global Partner family during this exhilarating World Cup, which has stirred the passions of countless basketball enthusiasts. As we approach the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Finals, we are delighted to unveil this Molten exclusive custom-designed ball. This ball showcases the ‘Passion Wave,’ symbolizing the surge of fervor that basketball fans worldwide harbor for the sport. We would like to convey our sincere appreciation to FIBA and all those involved for their unwavering support, and we are confident that this ball will continue to unite fans and foster the global basketball community.”
The official game ball for the climactic Final of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 was officially revealed during a special ceremony at the FIBA Fan Zone in Manila, attended by FIBA Secretary General Andreas Zagklis.
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