Quimsa and San Lorenzo already have their adversaries defined of the quarterfinals in the so-called Final Eight of the Americas Champions League Basketball, which will be played this weekend in Managua, Nicaragua.
According to the draw developed this afternoon in the city of Miami, headquarters of FIBA America, The Santiago team will be measured next Saturday with Minas Tenis Clube de Brasil, starting at 7:40 p.m. in Argentina.
Quimsa, a team that is led by DT Sebastián González and that won the 2020 edition of the maximum continental tournament (it beat Flamengo from Brazil in Montevideo in the final), led the group B positions during the qualifying stage, before the The coronavirus pandemic will force the cancellation of the last game window.
For its part, San Lorenzo, semifinalist in the last edition, will have to face that same Saturday 10 in the quarters to another Brazilian rival like São Paulo. The match will be played at the Alexis Arguello stadium in the Nicaraguan capital, starting at 2:40 pm in Argentina.
Boedo’s team, winner of the last two Leagues of the Americas (2018 and 2019) that were held, clearly dominated zone C of the first phase, to the point that they had secured their passage to the final round, before being held the last window, also canceled.
The other two quarterfinal crosses will be Flamengo-Caballos de Coclé from Panama (17.10 Argentine time) and Real Estelí from Nicaragua-Franca from Brazil (22.10).
The semifinals between the winners will be played on Sunday the 11th, while the definition of the title will be held on Tuesday the 13th.