The top-tier French basketball league known as the Pro A is expected to begin on the 22nd of September, 2018. The Pro A league, which is organized by the Ligue Nationale de Basket or LNB for short, is one of the most popular sports leagues in France. To track all upcoming Pro A Season 2018-2019 French Basketball matches, including up to date fixtures, live scores and other stats, stay tuned here on xscores.com.
The Pro A league, known as Jeep Elite for sponsorship reasons, has been founded way back in 1921. This year, the top French basketball teams are going to compete in the league’s 97th season for the title of national basketball champions. The current league champions who won the finals of the 2017-18 season are Le Mans Sarthe, holding their fifth league title. The most successful Pro A team of all times is ASVEL, a team that has won a total of 18 titles since the beginning of the competition.
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As usually, this year`s Pro A season is going to operate on the basic promotion and relegation system. A total of 16 teams will be competing for the championship title and, during the regular season, each team will play against each other a total of two times, once home and once away. At the end of the regular matches, the eight top ranked teams will advance to the playoffs, until only two teams are left in the final match, which is expected to take place in May of 2019.
You can join millions of basketball fans on xscores.com to track all Pro A season results and fixtures, including additional statistics about your favorite players and basketball teams. With real-time updated scores and accurate data, you won’t have to miss out on a single match during this year’s season!