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Basketball - 21 Oct 2016 - Events
On 21 October 2016, the 2nd edition of the 3x3 FISU World University League will start in Xiamen, China. The participating teams, in large majority, have qualified via continental qualifying tournaments organised by the Continental University Sport Federations, associate members of FISU.
Wheelchair basketball - 17 Dec 2015 - Events
As part of the Sport for Tomorrow programme, a Wheelchair Basketball Experience event was held on 9 November 2015 to mark the official visit to Japan of the Prime Minister of the Netherlands His Excellency Mark Rutte.
Basketball - 21 Sep 2015 - Federations & NOCs
In 2017, FIBA will launch a brand new FIBA World Basketball Calendar for national teams.
Basketball - 04 Sep 2015 - Events
The Spanish basketball league (Liga Endesa) has consolidated itself as the most represented national competition at the Eurobasket, with a total of 31 players, a leadership that has been held for the last 7 editions.
Basketball - 11 Aug 2015 - Bidding
The successful bid of China for the 2019 FIBA Men’s Basketball World Cup concluded a very busy and highly successful three weeks for TSE Consulting, leading to the firm looking forward to further expansion in Asia.
Basketball - 20 Aug 2014 - Events
Connor Sports, the world leader in hardwood, synthetic and outdoor sport surfaces, and digital marketing specialists RedTorch, today announced a digital partnership to maximise the awareness of Connor Sports as the official court provider to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain (30 August – 14 September).
Basketball - 27 Apr 2009 - Events
GENEVA, Switzerland/ANKARA, Turkey/24th April 2009 – The Steering Committee of the 2010 FIBA World Championship for Men met today in Ankara, under the Chairmanship of the Turkish Minister for Sport, Mr. Murat Başesgioğlu, and FIBA’s Secretary General and IOC member, Mr. Patrick Baumann, to receive the progress report on the advancement of the operations of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC).<BR>
Basketball - 18 Mar 2009 - Bidding
GENEVA, Switzerland/BEIJING, China/17th March 2009 – An Evaluation Commission appointed by the International Basketball Federation begins today, in Beijing, a tour to visit the three candidate countries interested in organizing the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Men.
Basketball - 02 Mar 2009 - Events
GENEVA, Switzerland/AUCKLAND, New Zealand/2nd March 2009 – FIBA, in cooperation with Basketball New Zealand, hosted today in Auckland the draw for the 2009 FIBA U19 World Championship for Men.
Basketball - 10 Oct 2008 - Events
Visit London has welcomed the return of the National Basketball Association (NBA) Europe Live 2008 game presented by EA SPORTS™ to the capital. To celebrate their return to London, the NBA have created an interactive fan experience entitled the ‘NBA Central Court’ which will host a weekend of free basketball-related activities on a replica NBA court situated outside the National Theatre on London’s South Bank.
Basketball - 22 May 2008 - Events
Τickets for the 2008 FIBA Oly<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">mpic Qualifying Tournament for Women are available to the general public as of today, 22<SUP>nd</SUP> May 2008, the Spanish Basketball Federation has announced.</SPAN>
Basketball - 19 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman'; mso-fareast-font-family: 'MS Mincho'; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">GENEVA, Switzerland/16<SUP>th</SUP> May 2008 - </SPAN>Τickets for the 2008 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Men are <SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">now available to the general public, the Hellenic Basketball Federation announced today. </SPAN>
Basketball - 08 May 2008 - Events
Basketball without Borders 2008 will take place for the first time in New Delhi (India) and will return to Istanbul (Turkey) and Johannesburg (South Africa), the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today.
Basketball - 01 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
FIBA and JOC satisfied after resolutions taken at JBA’s Extraordinary Congress.
Basketball - 30 Apr 2008 - Television
<P style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Courier New'">In addition to marking a historic date in European basketball history, past and present, the 2008 Euroleague Final Four in Madrid this weekend is breaking ground in the officiating department, too.</SPAN></P>
Basketball - 30 Apr 2008 - Legal
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 9pt; COLOR: #404040; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana"><span style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="color:#000000;"><span style="font-family:Times New Roman;"><SPAN>Today, Wednesday 30<SUP>th</SUP> April 2008, on the closing date for the sending of Letters of Intent confirming an interest in hosting the event, FIBA is pleased to confirm that the Chinese Basketball Association has become the ninth candidate to express an interest i</SPAN><SPAN lang=EN-GB>n bidding for the organization </SPAN><SPAN>of</SPAN><SPAN lang=EN-GB> the </SPAN><SPAN>17<SUP>th</SUP> edition of the FIBA World Championship, FIBA’s premier competition.</SPAN></span></span></span></SPAN>
Basketball - 29 Apr 2008 - Bidding
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt"> <P align=justify>With two days to go until the closing date for the sending of Letters of Intent confirming an interest in hosting the event, FIBA is pleased to confirm that the Hellenic Basketball Federation has become the eighth candidate to express an interest in bidding for the organization of the 17<SUP>th</SUP> edition of the FIBA World Championship, FIBA’s premier competition. </P></SPAN>
Basketball - 25 Apr 2008 - Bidding
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt"> <P align=justify>With six days to go until the closing date for the sending of Letters of Intent confirming an interest in hosting the event, FIBA is pleased to confirm that the Italian Basketball Federation (FIP) has become the seventh candidate to express an interest in bidding for the organization of the 17<SUP>th</SUP> edition of the FIBA World Championship, FIBA’s premier competition.</P></SPAN>
Basketball - 23 Apr 2008 - Sponsorship
<span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Verdana;">Euroleague Basketball and Audi are proud to announce a new partnership that will bring Euroleague Basketball and the global car manufacturing leader together at the 2008 Final Four this spring. </span>
Basketball - 22 Apr 2008 - Bidding
With nine days to go until the closing date for the sending of Letters of Intent confirming an interest in hosting the event, FIBA is pleased to confirm that the Qatar Basketball Federation has become the sixth candidate to express an interest in bidding for the organization of the 17<SUP>th</SUP> edition of the FIBA World Championship, FIBA’s premier competition.
Basketball - 21 Apr 2008 - Bidding
With 10 days to go until the closing date for the sending of Letters of Intent confirming an interest in hosting the event, FIBA is pleased to confirm that the Saudi Arabia Basketball Federation (KSA) has become the fifth candidate to express an interest in bidding for the organization of the 17<SUP>th</SUP> edition of the FIBA World Championship, FIBA’s premier competition.
Basketball - 07 Feb 2008
Euroleague Basketball has completed successfully a two-day European Basketball Marketing Summit '08, which was aimed at offering a unique opportunity for all clubs and leagues to share their knowledge and experience, as well as to interact and learn new strategies in order to work towards the common growth of European basketball.
Basketball - 16 Nov 2007
The International Basketball Federation hereby informs that two of its national federations, the Chinese Basketball Association and Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, have presented bids to organize the 2008 edition of the Diamond Ball for Men.
Basketball - 16 Nov 2007
The International Basketball Federation is happy to announce that the Beijing 2008 Basketball Test Event for Women will take place from 19th to 26th April 2008 in the Olympic basketball venue, the brand new Wukesong Indoor Stadium.
Basketball - 26 Sep 2007
The ties that bind a glorious past to a brilliant present and a limitless future will soon be highlighted for fans everywhere as Europe readies a celebration of the 50th anniversary of continental club competitions.
Basketball - 12 Dec 2006
Barcelona, December 12th 2006: Euroleague Basketball has signed a deal with thg (a Marcus Evans company) to offer the best possible hospitality programmes to VIP guests and fans at the Final Four.
Basketball - 08 Nov 2005
Euroleague Basketball today announced that tickets to the 2006 Final Four will go on sale Tuesday&nbsp; through the official website of the competition, Euroleague.net.
Basketball - 04 May 2005
GENEVA (May 2) - Andrei Kirilenko and Dirk Nowitzki of Russia will lead a group of FIBA/NBA players as camp coaches for Basketball without Borders Europe, it was announced today by the National Basketball Association and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).
Basketball - 06 Dec 2004
The FIBA Central Board decided yesterday at its meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, that Turkey will be the host for the 2010 FIBA World Championship.
Basketball - 01 Dec 2004
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, will meet in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to decide on the host for the 2010 FIBA World Championship.
Basketball - 09 Nov 2004
On the eve of the 2004-05 ULEB Cup, previous champions Hapoel Jerusalem and Pamesa - who face each other Tuesday in one of 21 opening-week games - were protagonists at a press conference inaugurating the new season on Monday in Valencia, Spain.
Basketball - 03 Nov 2004
FIBA is pleased to announce that at the meeting held today in Geneva at FIBA’s headquarters, FIBA Europe and the Union of European Basketball Leagues (ULEB) have effectively ended a 4-year dispute over European Club Competitions, that started in 2000.
Basketball - 03 Sep 2004
FIBA World Championship 2010 Bid The following three National Federations have confirmed their initial bid, France, Serbia & Montenegro and Turkey. The Federations will compete against each other to be awarded the responsibility of organizing and hosting FIBA’s most prestigious event.
Basketball - 11 Aug 2004
Mr. Liu Qi, the President of the Organizing Committee for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games today visited the Athens 2004 basketball venue in Hellenikon. He was accompanied by FIBA President Carl Men Ky Ching and FIBA Secretary General Patrick Baumann.
Basketball - 25 Jun 2004
Six domestic champions lead the list of European basketball powers who will compete in the 2004-05 ULEB Cup, which has expanded to 42 teams for its third season. With six more teams and five more countries than last season, the 2004-05 ULEB Cup promises even more widespread basketball drama, beginning with the group draw coming on Tuesday, June 29 in Barcelona. A total of 20 countries will be represented in the draw, with 25 of the 42 teams having finished as semifinalists or better in national
Basketball - 02 Jun 2004
The FIBA Europe Executive Committee and Competitions Commission met in Munich on Friday 27th May, to discuss several issues concerning the EuroLeague Women and also the dates of the European Championships for Men and Women 2005.
Basketball - 26 May 2004
FIBA Europe and the Special Olympics have officially sealed their partnership agreement. In order to sign the agreement, FIBA Europe Executive Director Nar Zanolin visited the Special Olympics Festival, which took place on the Greek island of Rodos, 14th – 21st May 2004.
Basketball - 17 May 2004
The Czech Basketball Federation hosted the annual meeting of the FIBA Europe General Assembly on 15th – 16th May 2004 in Prague.
Basketball - 16 Feb 2004
The Spiroudome Arena of Charleroi (Belgium) will host the final game of the second edition of the ULEB Cup on April 13, 2004. The final will be decided in one game and will offer basketball fans an exciting duel and full of incentives.
Basketball - 05 Feb 2004
The headquarters of FIBA in Geneva announced today that it had received a record number of bids for the 2012 World Championships.
Basketball - 02 Feb 2004
Following the decision of the Board of FIBA Europe to open the bidding process for the 2007 European Championship for Men, the National Basketball Federations of Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Spain have all informed FIBA Europe of their interest in hosting the event.
Basketball - 23 Jan 2004
FIBA Europe League All Star Day Set for March in Kiev 22nd January, 2004 FIBA Europe announced today that the FIBA Europe League All Star Day will take place on 16th March 2004 in Kiev, Ukraine.
Basketball - 05 Dec 2003
The contract for allocating the 2005 Final Four venue was signed by CSKA and Euroleague representatives today in Moscow, confirming that Moscow's majestic Olimpiyskiy arena will host the 2005 Final Four. 'This is an historic event,' Euroleague CEO Jordi Bertomeu said at the signing ceremony, 'because it is the first time in European basketball history that the Final Four will be held in Moscow.' The Mayor of Moscow, Yuri Luzhkov, stated that his city is committed to being the world's basketball
Basketball - 01 Dec 2003
FIBA has opened the bid campaign for the 2010 FIBA World Championship for Men. Earlier this week, the 212 National Federations associated to FIBA received the first part of the bidding documents.
Basketball - 27 May 2003
The World Championship for Junior Men has been moved from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Thessaloniki, Greece. Greece stepped forward to host the event due to the recent outbreak of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in the Asian region; the championship will take place on the dates foreseen, July 10 – 20, 2003.
Basketball - 09 May 2003
The Commission for International Competitions met today at the FIBA headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. It was the second time the commission met within 6 months with a full agenda.
Basketball - 02 May 2003
HECTOR FIGUEROA SPORTS INC. (HF Sports) will be marketing all rights for the PAN-AMERICAN PRE-OLYMPIC MEN'S BASKETBALL QUALIFIERS to be held from August 20th to August 31st, 2003 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Basketball - 31 Mar 2003
FIBA Europe Board meets in Warsaw, Poland New national team competition system approved
Basketball - 18 Feb 2003
The Assembly of the ULEB, held today in Barcelona, has studied the issue of the international calendars, after the decision of FIBA World on this respect.
Basketball - 18 Nov 2002
The Board of the Euroleague, the body appointed at the General Assembly last October 4th in Madrid, held its first meeting on Saturday in Barcelona, where the following agreements have been adopted:
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