Thibaut Courtois takes victory against F1 driver Pierre Gasly in the NBA 2K Sundays
In the eighth and final episode of the NBA 2K Sundays with Thibaut Courtois, Thibaut challenged Pierre Gasly of the Alpha Tauri F1 Racing Team, with Courtois playing as Washington Wizards and Gasly as Los Angeles Lakers. It was Courtois who won a 76:70 win over Gasly in a highly competitive game that was tightly contested to the last second. In addition to the 2K gameplay, the two talked extensively about the rise of virtual gaming during the break, their passion for the NBA and life as a Formula 1 driver.
During the current interruption of the 2019-20 NBA season, which initially saw 48 primetime games in Europe on Saturdays and Sundays, Real Madrid’s goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois hosted a series of NBA2K20 games weekly against various European sports figures, celebrities and influencers as Part of the # NBATogether initiative. Before the NBA2K match against Gasly, Courtois competed for the third time in the Formula 1 Virtual Grand Prix Series and finished 13thth Around the route from Virtual Monaco, together with Antonio Giovinazzi for Alfa Romeo.