FIBA Europe the Race For Player of The Year is On

FIBA Europe Press Release Dec 08, 2011: The race is on for the most prestigious individual honour in European basketball, as FIBA Europe has announced the nominees for its annual Player of the Year awards. The 2011 Awards include all four established categories: Men, Young Men, Women and Young Women. The winners in each


Draw for the Qualification Round of EuroBasket 2013 & EuroBasket Women 2013

FIBA Europe Press Release, Dec 04, 2011: The Draw for the Qualification Round of EuroBasket 2013 and EuroBasket Women 2013 was completed in Freising, Germany on Sunday. There will be no easy path to the EuroBasket 2013 Final Round for some of Europe’s powerhouses as they were drawn in groups that include tough


FIBA Europe has announced the list of the hosts of the 2012 Youth European Championships

Munich, (Germany) FIBA Europe Press Release, Nov 22, 2011: 214 teams will participate in as many as 14 tournaments in a total of 11 countries from Estonia to Gibraltar (2012 Youth European Championships). The hosts of EuroBasket 2011, Lithuania, will once again welcome the European Basketball World for the U16 and U18 European


Seven countries from three continents bid to host 2012 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments

GENEVA, Switzerland, FIBA Press Release, November 1, 2011: Seven countries from three continents have submitted bids to host the 2012 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments (OQT) for Men and Women, serving as further proof of the growing interest in hosting major basketball tournaments. The FIBA OQT for Men will be held in Angola,


Galatasaray Awarded 2012 Final Eight

FIBA Europe Press Release October 20, 2011: FIBA Europe has announced that the Euro League Women 2012 Final Eight will be organised by the club Galatasaray Medical Park in Istanbul, 28th March to 1st April 2012 (Galatasaray Awarded 2012 Final Eight).


Euro Basket Qualifying, Youth Events Draw Date Fixed

FIBA EUROPE-Press Release October 7, 2011: Federation International Basketball Association (FIBA) Europe has announced that the Draws for the Euro Basket Qualifying Round for Euro Basket 2013, Euro Basket Women 2013 and the Youth European Championships 2012 will take place in Munich, Germany, on 4th December 2011. The Euro Basket 2013 qualifiers


China in Basketball….WUHAN FIBA News

WUHAN FIBA News: (FIBA Asia Championship) – On Sunday a record TV audience watched China recapturing the FIBA Asia crown after four years during which the trophy lay in Iranian hands. Indeed an average of 41.25 million Chinese watched their home team on CCTV-5 narrowly overcome Jordan in the 2011 FIBA Asia


PEAK goes global with FIBA…

WUHAN, CHINA/GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (FIBA) – Press Release: FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, and PEAK, a leading Chinese sportswear manufacturing company, have extended their partnership until 2016 it was announced on Saturday in Wuhan, China. PEAK has worked closely with FIBA since 2008, serving as footwear and apparel provider for FIBA tournaments in


Slovenia – ‘Small Is Big In 2013’

Press Release (FIBA EUROPE) : That was the impression the media representatives who attended the EuroBasket 2013 press conference in Kaunas on Sunday were left with. A sizeable Slovenian delegation had arrived in Lithuania since day one of EuroBasket 2011 to observe, listen and learn. Sunday, the final day of Lithuania’s EuroBasket,