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Basketball tournament brings business to Beckley

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Raleigh County WV -

The 42nd annual Biddy Buddy basketball tournament has brought hundreds of people to Raleigh  County.

Managers from over 7 Beckley restaurants told us that because of this tournament, business is booming. The manager on duty at 5 Guys said Saturday was the busiest day they've had all year.

Dickies BBQ Pit is one of many restaurants that have profited from all the visitors this weekend as well. The assistant manager was happy to see his business do so well.

"Since the tournaments came into town, we've actually been very busy this weekend and it's been a plus," Straw said.

Over 50 teams competed for in the Biddy Buddy Tournament.