About Utsunomiya Opener
The first stage of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour 2024 is held in Utsunomiya, Japan, on April 27.28, 2024.
This is the sixth time that Utsunomiya hosts a 3x3 World Tour Masters and the third time an opener to the World Tour.
2023 saw Ub Huishan NE begin their historic campaign with a win in Utsunomiya defeating Antwerp TOPdesk in the final.
The Utsunomiya Masters will be staged at the Futaarayama Jinja shrine.
The shrine was founded about 1,600 years ago and it is dedicated to the spirit of Toyokirihikonomikoto, the founder of the city. The Utsunomiya Futaarayama Shrine is one of the centers of the daily life in the city, where people go to pray.