Sines hosts 11th edition of Hugo dos Santos Cup in basketball

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The clubs ranked in the first four places at the end of the first round of the Portuguese Basketball League, 2019/2020 season, compete in the 11th edition of the Hugo dos Santos Cup, on January 18 and 19, at the Pavilion Multiusos de Sines.

The semi-finals are played on Saturday 18 January. In the first of these, at 15h00, Sporting CP, 1st place at the end of the first round of the league, faces UD Oliveirense, who finished that phase of the competition in 4th place. In the other semi-final, scheduled for 5:30 pm, SL Benfica (2nd at the end of the first round) meets FC Porto (3rd).

The final takes place on Sunday, January 19 at 4 pm.

It is the third consecutive time that Sines has received this competition, equivalent to the league cup of the sport. In 2018, the victory fell to S. L. Benfica. In 2019, the winning team was U. D. Oliveirense.

The Hugo dos Santos Cup is an organization of the Portuguese Basketball Federation, with the support of the Setúbal Basketball Association and the Sines City Council.



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