Manu Ginobili to miss 2014 Basketball World Cup

IANS| Updated: Aug 01, 2014, 12:14 PM IST

Washington: Argentina and San Antonio Spurs star Manu Ginobili will miss the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

The Argentine Basketball Federation made the announcement Thursday, which was confirmed by Ginobili on Twitter, reported Xinhua.

Ginobili was kept out of the tournament for a stress fracture in his right leg, which also caused problems in his performance in 2014 NBA Finals.

The World Cup will begin in Aug 30 in Spain.