Liga Artzit (basketball)

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Liga Artzit
SportBasketball
Founded1957
CEONaftali Goshen
No. of teams24 (Two districts)
CountryIsrael Israel
ContinentEuropean Union FIBA Europe (Europe)
Level on pyramid3rd Tier (Israel)
Promotion toLiga Leumit
Relegation toLiga Alef
Domestic cup(s)Association Cup
Official websitewww.ibba.one.co.il

Liga Artzit (Hebrew: ליגה ארצית‎. Artzit) is the third tier level league of basketball competition in Israel. It is the league level that is below the second tier level Liga Leumit.

League system[edit]

The league contains 12 clubs (in two districts), which compete in a home-and-away round-robin. At the end of the season, the first team from each district (South/North) is promoted to the Liga Leumit.

The two teams that finish at the bottom of the table are relegated to the fourth tier, Liga Alef.


Teams 2018/2019[edit]

North South
A.S. Ramat HaSharon Elitzur Givat Shmuel
Beitar Kfar Yona Elitzur Petah Tikva/Givatayim
Hapoel Akko Hapoel Hevel Eilot
Hapoel Emek Hefer Hapoel Hevel Modiin
Hapoel Nazareth Illit Hapoel Lod
Hapoel Migdal HaEmek/Jezreel Ironi Ramat Gan
Hapoel Maalot Maccabi Bat Yam
Hapoel Kafr Qasim Maccabi Maale Adumim
Hapoel Safed Maccabi Maccabim-Re'ut
Maccabi Hadera Maccabi Petah Tikva
Maccabi Karmiel Maccabi Sderot
Maccabi Kiryat Bialik Maccabi Shoham


See also[edit]