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June 01, 2017, FIBA delegates made an inquiry visit to VTB Arena Park in view of the application for hosting the 2023 FIBA World Cup among men and qualification games for the 2023 FIBA World Cup among men’s basketball teams in 2019. Ingo Weiss, Head of the FIBA delegation and the member of the FIBA Central Board, Predrag Bogoslavlev, FIBA Sports Director, and Frank Linders, CEO for TV Broadcasting and Marketing. The delegates were pleasantly surprised by the quality and scale of the construction process as well as the comprehensive approach to the project implementation. This visit is deemed to be especially important because in the morning at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum Andrei Peregoudov, the head of VTB Arena Park and General Director of CJSC “MC “Dynamo, and Jordi Bertomeu, the Euroleague President, signed a long time awaited Cooperation Memorandum on hosting the 2019 Euroleague Final Four at VTB Arena