09 October, 2018
05 May, 2019
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Basketball Champions League draw explained

MIES, Switzerland (Basketball Champions League) - The Official Draw Ceremony for the 2018-19 Basketball Champions League Qualification Rounds and Regular Season will take place on Wednesday 11 July at 11:00 CET at the House of Basketball in Mies, Switzerland.

Here are the procedures for the Draw: 
The 2018-19 Basketball Champions League competition will consist of 32 teams. Twenty-six (26) teams are directly qualified for the Regular Season, with the last six (6) teams set to qualify through three Qualification Rounds. 

During all stages of the draws, the country protection principle will apply, safeguarding that no teams from the same country face each other, either in the Qualification Rounds or in the Regular Season.

The competition starts on 20 September 2018 with the first of the three Qualification Rounds.