Phygital basketball: basketball video game + basketball 2x2
Basketball in the phygital format is designed to test the skills of athletes both in a basketball video game and in a basketball court
Phygital Games 10
On October 5, the final stage of the phygital basketball Russian Championship Way of a Champion will begin. Eight teams will compete for the Phygital Games' trophy. Venue: Kazan Expo.
Group stage: 5/6 October 2023; quarter-finals and semi-finals: 7 October 2023; final and battle for third place: 8 October 2023.
The Phygital Games had total prize money of 1,25 million rubles, of which 437 500 rubles will go to the winners.
On October 9, the phygital basketball International tournament will begin. Eight teams will compete for the Phygital Games' trophy. Venue: Kazan Expo.
Group stage: 9/10 October 2023; quarter-finals and semi-finals: 11 October 2023; final and battle for third place: 12 October 2023.
The Phygital Games had total prize money of 4 million rubles, of which 1,4 million rubles will go to the winners.
October 2023 Venue: Kazan Expo
Detailed game day results
Way of the champions
Liga Pro Team
2 place U.R.
3 place Rodina Media
Eight three-person teams participate in the tournament. Each match consists of two stages.
Digital Stage (Basketball Simulator)
Physical stage (2x2 basketball)
Two athletes from a team participate in the stage. Matches are played according to the rules of interactive basketball in Black Top 2×2 mode. The virtual match is played up to 15 points.
Matches are played in a 2×2 format (two players from each team, one substitute). Basketball players play either one 10-minute period or until one of the teams scores 31 points.
Athletes play on an innovative Led 3×3 basketball court with one basket. The court features free throw and two-point shooting lines, as well as a half-circle under the basket where no fouls are recorded.
The throws of the two stages are summed up. The winner is determined by the sum of the goals scored in the numerical and physical phases. In case of a tie, the winner shall be determined by a series of penalty shots.