Mr. Jirun Rattanawiriyachai, Director of Thai Professional Basketball League Company Limited, Dr. Kongsak Yodmanee, Governor for Sports Authority of Thailand, along with Mr. Niphon Chawalitmontien, President of Basketball Sport Association of Thailand, held a press conference about the opening ceremony of “Thailand Professional Basketball League 2019” (TPBL). In this occasion, the management and the players of 6 basketball teams attended the event, along with the executives from Toyota, the main sponsor of this competition. The venue for the press conference was Studio Stage1, GSB Staduim29.
The establishment of Thai Professional Basketball League Co., Ltd. is the cooperation of 6 leading basketball clubs in Thailand with the same purpose to develop Thai profession basketball industry systematically and sustainably. The basketball clubs include:
- Mono Warriors Basketball Club
- Mono Scorpion Chanthaburi Basketball Club
- PEA Club
- SWU Basketball Club
- Korasaurus Nakhon Ratchasima Basketball Club
- Hi-Tech Basketball Club