The Super Cup will face on October 22 and 23 the protagonists of both competitions of the 2021 calendar: the LNB champion, Universidad de Concepción, the runner-up Valdivia, the Chile Cup champion, Atlético Puerto Varas, and the best team. annual performance, Las Ánimas.
The excitement and passion of basketball takes over the Fiscal Gymnasium of Puerto Varas to host the most anticipated event: the CDO + Super Cup, a tournament where the best performing teams will meet again in 2021, with a television broadcast from the CDO.
The contest to be held on October 22 and 23 will be attended by Universidad de Concepción, champion of the LNB, runner-up Valdivia, Copa Chile champion and host, Atlético Puerto Varas, and the team with the best annual performance, Las Ánimas.
“We are very proud and committed to the alliance between CDO and TNT Sports. Furthermore, strengthening the diffusion of the National Basketball League through a sports milestone in Puerto Varas. For the CDO it is one more opportunity to show and promote basketball as a sport with great appeal throughout the country, said Juan Miguel Nasur Bodero, executive director and general manager of the television channel.
Robert Nicholson, Head of Sports at TNT Sports, stressed that “once again we have the privilege of delivering through all our signals, the best national basketball with the dispute of this Super Cup.”
The professional stressed that this contest “adds to the exhibitions of the pre-qualifying home run for the 2023 World Cup and the National League finals.”
For his part, Gustavo Allegrini, president of the LNB, remarked that “the league continues to show signs of growth in the organization and dissemination of our competitions. Yesterday it was a huge achievement to set our sport in motion and culminate with the University championship from Concepción, today the second version of the Super Cup in Puerto Varas fills us with satisfaction “.
Meanwhile, the executive director of the league, Arturo Viveros, stressed that “the objective is for the LNB Chile to continue to grow in dissemination and increase interest in this sport. That our competitions have this multiplatform dissemination, added to the impulse given by the television, consolidates our work with current sponsors and opens up new opportunities for us. “
One of the main drivers of having an Olympic channel and promoting it with all sports, is the chairman of the CDO board, Miguel Ángel Mujica, who recognizes that “we felt committed from the first day with basketball and be able to give coverage in direct to the events and competitions that the CDO broadcasts today and, most importantly, with a high technical standard that allows viewers and followers of this and other sports to have quality content and transmission “.