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FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 logo unveiled

Shanghai, Mar 21, 2017: The official logo of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 was unveiled at an official ceremony in Shanghai, China on Tuesday. The logo draws its inspiration from the Beijing Opera, one of the most symbolic cultural icons of China. It showcases the legends of the strongest with the

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Media accreditation for FIBA EuroBasket 2017 now open

Munich, Mar 15, 2017: Media accreditation is now open for FIBA EuroBasket 2017 in Finland, Israel, Romania and Turkey, August 31 – September 17. The Group Phase will be played in Helsinki Arena (Finland); Tel Aviv Arena (Israel); Cluj-Napoca’s Polyvalent Hall (Romania) and Istanbul’s Fenerbahce Arena (Turkey) from August 31 – September 7. The

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Generations For Peace and IBF sign partnership to develop sport for peace programs in South Sudan

Amman, Jordan/Mies, Switzerland, March 6, 2017: Generations For Peace and FIBA’s Foundation, the International Basketball Foundation (IBF), on Monday signed a pioneering three-year partnership to develop sport for peace programs for youth in the capital of South Sudan, Juba. Generations For Peace and the IBF, with the support of the South Sudan

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FIBA EuroBasket Women 2017 schedule confirmed

Munich, Feb 6, 2017: In anticipation of FIBA EuroBasket Women 2017, set to take place in Hradec Kralove and Prague in June, FIBA has announced the finalized schedule for the Group Phase, as well as for the Final Phase. The final schedule was confirmed after taking into consideration the wishes of host

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FIBA Central Board makes key decisions during first meeting of 2017

MIES, Switzerland, Jan 30, 2017: FIBA Central Board, FIBA’s Central Board held its first meeting of 2017 on Friday-Saturday 27-28 January at the House of Basketball and it proved an extremely productive two days with a number of major decisions taken as well as a wealth of information shared. New Competition System

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France crowned champions at FIBA U18 European

Samsun, Turkey, Dec 23, 2016: France have claimed gold at the FIBA U18 European Championship in Samsun on Thursday, following a 75-68 win over Lithuania in the Final. The French side remained undefeated throughout the tournament to capture their first U18 title since 2006. It is the second gold medal for the

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FIBA suspends Brazilian Federation

Mies, Nov 14, 2016: FIBA on Monday announced its decision to suspend the Brazilian Basketball Federation (CBB) following the conclusion of its Executive Committee meeting. Despite the support and flexibility provided by FIBA on multiple occasions before the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – and which led to the recent creation of the

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Coaches Manual released by WABC & FIBA

MIES, Switzerland, Nov 2, 2016: The World Association of Basketball Coaches (WABC), in association with FIBA, have released a new and improved “Coaches Manual” which is to be made available to all basketball coaches around the world free of charge. It replaces the book formerly known as “Basketball for Young Players” which

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UMMC claim SuperCup Women title

Villeneuve D’ascq, Oct 21, 2016: Reigning EuroLeague Women champions UMMC Ekaterinburg have seen off 2016 EuroCup Women runners-up ESBVA-LM 66-63 to claim their second SuperCup Women title. Despite travelling to their French opponents without some of their biggest stars, including EuroLeague Women 2016 Final Four MVP, Diana Taurasi, the Russian club displayed

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Novasports awarded TV rights for the BCL

MIES, Switzerland Oct 14, 2016: strikes a new broadcasting deal with Greek broadcaster Novasports. They have concluded a new three-year deal that will bring the Basketball Champions League, running each season from October to April, on Novasports channels. This new, long-term agreement provides exclusive rights to Novasports, thus guaranteeing even greater excitement