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Chicago Bulls’ Loul Deng to visit Mongolia

By B.ANU

            Here is pleasant news for NBA lovers. One of the top forwards in the NBA today, Chicago Bulls’ Loul Deng, is going to visit Mongolia very soon, according to organizers of the event who held a press conference yesterday, July 4. He will stay in Mongolia for three days during his holiday. Loul Deng arrives on July 12 and returns on July 14. He will not only be acquainted with the Naadam Festival and Mongolian culture, but he will also work for his Loul Deng Foundation. He will then be attending Skytel’s humanitarian campaign, be part of a television program, and be a guest in many other events.

Loul Deng was born on April 16, 1985 in South Sudan. His family immigrated to Great Britain when he was young. At the age of 19, Deng entered the 2004 NBA draft. He was picked 7th overall by Phoenix Suns, but was immediately traded to Chicago Bulls by prior agreement. He was selected for the All-Star Game in 2012 and played for the Great Britain team in the London Olympics. He scores 15.1 on average during one season.

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