A host of Europe's premier 3x3 exponents were on hand for the first stage of the Abu Dhabi 3x3 Basketball tour.
27 Men's and 21 Women's teams will be on the courts in Amsterdam, Riccione and Riga this summer attempting to qualify for the inaugural 2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 European Championships in Belarus.
The 2015 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships will take place in Debrecen, Hungary, it was announced on Tuesday.
FIBA Europe has assigned Belarus as the hosts for this summer's men's and women's 3x3 U18 European Championships.
The 2015 and 2016 editions of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Final will take place in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Abu Dhabi, FIBA announced on Tuesday.