It is with great sadness that FIBA on Friday heard of the passing of Honorary President Yvan Mainini. He was 73.
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FIBA announced the official launch of FIBA3x3.com, a one-stop-shop for 3×3, FIBA’s urban basketball discipline. The website is the place to be for the large community of fans of the 3×3 game as well as for players, media, national basketball federations, private organizers, partners and any other stakeholder.
The FIBA 3×3 World Cup 2018 will be held in Manila, Philippines. The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) will organize the fifth edition of the most prestigious 3×3 national team competition.
The participants voted unanimously in favor of implementing a new headgear rule. They also received updates and approved the activity report which reflects the progress made in furthering FIBA’s four pillars – National Federations Development, New Competition System, New Governance and 3×3 – since the previous congress in August 2014.
A newly-designed FIBA Basketball World Cup Trophy was unveiled during the Official Draw Ceremony of the Qualifiers for China 2019.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, on Thursday announced it has signed a five-year agreement with Mediaset Espana for the 2017-2021 period.
With a stirring fourth-quarter comeback on the EuroCup Women Final return leg, Yakin Dogu Universitesi have been crowned EuroCup Women champions in their rookie season.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, on Thursday announced it has signed a renewal agreement with The Sports Channel in Israel for the 2017-2021 cycle of FIBA events.
SBP executive director Sonny Barrios said yesterday he expects an overflow crowd for the five playing days of the FIBA Olympic qualifier that will be held at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena on July 5-10 and to make the games accessible to a wider audience, there are plans for a closed-circuit coverage in movie theaters across the country and to set up giant screens in town plazas and open parking lots.
Three hours before the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament draw ceremony on Tuesday at the House of Basketball in Mies, Switzerland, Sonny Barrios, executive director of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, will sit down with Predrag Bogosavljev, FIBA sport and competitions director, to discuss various concerns regarding the country’s hosting of one of the forthcoming OQT competitions.