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Basketball 3x3 - 14 Nov 2018 - Events
It is the only global tournament that brings the world’s best university together on one court and it gets underway on Thursday, 15 November.
Basketball - 23 Apr 2018 - Federations & NOCs
XI'AN/BEIJING, China - The first-ever FIBA World Basketball Summit, a gathering of stakeholders from across the globe setting out to build the sport's future, will take place in Xi'an, China, on October 3-4.
Basketball - 07 Apr 2017 - Federations & NOCs
MIES/MONACO - The International Basketball Foundation (IBF) and Peace and Sport - L'Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport - on Thursday signed a two-year partnership to promote basketball as a tool for social development.
Basketball - 06 Mar 2017 - Federations & NOCs
AMMAN, Jordan/MIES, Switzerland - 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.
Basketball - 07 Nov 2016 - Federations & NOCs
USA Basketball is to elect a new chairman this month after Jerry Colangelo decided not to seek a third term in the post.
Basketball - 21 Sep 2015 - Federations & NOCs
In 2017, FIBA will launch a brand new FIBA World Basketball Calendar for national teams.
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 - 23 Mar 2009 - Federations & NOCs
GENEVA, Switzerland/MADRID, Spain/20th March 2009 – Upon completing its visit to Beijing, which also included initial talks with the other four Chinese cities which are potentially interested in hosting preliminary round games (Qingdao, Suzhou, Shenyang and Hangzhou), the 2014 FIBA World Championship Evaluation Commission heads now to Spain in order to continue with its tour of the three candidate countries interested in organizing the 2014 edition of FIBA’s premier championship.
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 - 08 Jul 2008 - Federations & NOCs
GENEVA, Switzerland/7th July 2008 – The World Academy of Sport and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) today concluded an agreement to establish the FIBA Academy. This is a global education initiative of FIBA, its aim being to further strengthen the expertise and skills of the executives within its 213 National Basketball Federation membership.
Basketball - 21 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Valerie Ackerman, member of the FIBA Central Board and President of USA Basketball, has received the ‘Women and Sport Achievement Diploma’ from International Olympic Committee President Dr. Jacques Rogge in recognition of her outstanding contribution in promoting the development and participation of women and girls in sport.
Basketball - 15 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
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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 - 15 Jan 2008
Infront Sports & Media, the exclusive marketing partner of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA), has recruited UPS (NYSE: UPS) as an Official Partner of the CBA League and the Chinese Men’s National Basketball Team (Team China).
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 - 01 Oct 2007
A delegation from Euroleague Basketball, in Shanghai for the celebration the first CBA-Euroleague Challenge, has taken advantage of the opportunity to establish ties with the political and economic leaders of one of the world's most populous cities.
Basketball - 30 Aug 2007
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and ESPN Classic, one of the world’s premier non-live sports channels, today announced a new collaboration providing the broadcaster with a selection of games from the FIBA Library.
Basketball - 29 Aug 2007
Europe’s leading secondary ticketing company to serve as official secondary ticketing partner for the NBA game on October 10 at The O2 in London.
Basketball - 11 Jun 2007
Barcelona, June 11th, 2007. Euroleague Basketball becomes a game for all seasons with the introduction later this month of the ULEB Summer League, an exciting new showcase event for talented players from around the world.
Basketball - 09 May 2007
The Chinese National Men’s Basketball Team will play two exhibition games against the Team Germany, to take place in Germany this August.
Basketball - 20 Apr 2007
GENEVA, Switzerland/20th April 2007 – The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is happy to announce an exclusive Master Licensing agreement with Global Brands Group (GBG), a Singapore-based leading brand management and licensing organization.
Basketball - 15 Mar 2007
Beijing, PR China, 14 March 2007 – Euroleague Basketball, the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) and Infront Sports & Media announced that CSKA Moscow and Benetton Treviso will be the Euroleague representatives in an historic tournament to take place in China from October 1-3, 2007.
Basketball - 05 Mar 2007
Barcelona, 2nd March 2007: Representatives of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) visited Euroleague Basketball headquarters in Barcelona on Friday for discussions surrounding the events that both organizations are planning to hold in Beijing next fall.
Basketball - 15 Feb 2007
GENEVA, Switzerland/15th February 2007 – FIBA (International Basketball Federation) and Sportsbrand Media Group announced today that the second season of the official television series ‘FIBA World Basketball’ will now be available in more than 125 countries worldwide.
Basketball - 11 Dec 2006
Zug, Switzerland, 11 December 2006 – In another example of the growing demand for basketball across the globe, Euroleague Basketball, the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) and the international sports marketing company Infront Sports & Media have reached a partnership agreement to bring the best of European professional basketball to fans in Asia.
Basketball - 31 Oct 2006
Barcelona, October 30th, 2006 - At the start of the 2006-07 season, with the competition up and running, Euroleague Basketball has decided to make official the naming of Kirsten Haack as the organization's new Communications Director.
Basketball - 23 Oct 2006
Zug, Switzerland / Beijing, PR China, 20 October 2006 – Infront Sports & Media and the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) have signed a ground-breaking sponsorship agreement with China Mobile Communications Corporation (China Mobile/CMCC) for basketball in China. This is the most comprehensive sponsorship deal ever agreed for the CBA and also the single largest sponsorship agreement announced thus far by Infront.
Basketball - 14 Sep 2006
Euroleague Basketball announced on Wednesday the re-organization of its communications department, including the incorporation of several new professionals dedicated to serving the press and public with improved informational services.
Basketball - 29 Aug 2006
Bob Elphinston has been elected new FIBA President for the 2006 – 2010 term of office, the International Basketball Federation has announced today.
Basketball - 10 Feb 2006
It was the 16th of October, 2000, and in the now-defunct Raimundo Saporta Pavillion, the hosts from Real Madrid and guests from Olympiacos Pireaus made a dream come true by playing the very first game of the just-born Euroleague.
Basketball - 29 Nov 2005
(Rome) FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, will introduce a U17 (under 17 years of age) World Championship for boys and girls as of 2010, which will be played every two years.
Basketball - 31 May 2005
GENEVA (FIBA) – FIBA and Sportsbrand Media Group (‘Sportsbrand’), the international sports marketing company, have reached a four-year agreement to produce and distribute on a worldwide basis a basketball magazine television program to be called “FIBA World Basketball”.
Basketball - 12 May 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 12 May 2005 - Infront Sports & Media’s wholly owned subsidiary, Infront Asia, has announced today that it will form a joint-venture with the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) to undertake a major, long-term marketing and re-branding of the CBA Professional League.
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 - 24 Jan 2005
NEW YORK, Jan. 21 -- The National Basketball Association and SIRIUS Satellite Radio today announced that SIRIUS will broadcast NBA regular season games, Playoffs and The Finals nationwide to subscribers as part of a non-exclusive multi-year extension agreement.
Basketball - 19 Jan 2005
Japan Basketball Association, Hakuhodo Inc. and Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Inc. announced today that they established a joint venture for the operation, broadcasting and marketing rights business of the FIBA World Championship 2006, the world’s most prestigious event to be held in Japan in August/September, 2006.
Basketball - 11 Jan 2005
NEW YORK, January 10, 2005 - ESPN International and the National Basketball Association (NBA) have reached a television rights agreement on a multi-year renewal, continuing to build upon a relationship dating back to 1990.
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 - 29 Nov 2004
The Board of FIBA Europe has awarded Eurobasket 2007 to the national basketball federation of Spain. The 2007 European Championship for Women has been assigned to Italy.
Basketball - 10 Nov 2004
Euroleague Basketball, through its parent Union of European Basketball Leagues (ULEB), has signed a historic agreement with the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).
Basketball - 08 Nov 2004
Basketball Ireland have announced a one-year sponsorship deal, which provides NIVEA for Men with a comprehensive package of rights and benefits in association with the Men's SuperLeague, the premier men's basketball league in the country. The sponsorship will provide a platform for NIVEA to engage the hearts and minds of its customers, through the thousands of people all over Ireland who follow and support SuperLeague every week.
Basketball - 04 Nov 2004
4 November 2004, Singapore : Basketball fans in Taiwan can look forward to more of the best hoop action, after ESPN STAR Sports netted an agreement with the nation’s Super Basketball League committee to broadcast and market the League’s second season which begins in December.
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 - 06 Jul 2004
FIBA Europe and ULEB met yesterday in Munich, Germany. At the meeting chaired by FIBA Secretary General Patrick Baumann assisted also FIBA Secretary General Emeritus Borislav Stankovic, FIBA Europe President George Vassilakopolous, ULEB President Eduardo Portela and FIBA Europe Executive Director Nar Zanolin.
Basketball - 24 Jun 2004
Following a meeting this week between ULEB and FIBA representatives in Geneva - and looking ahead to the upcoming draws in the Euroleague and ULEB Cup - Euroleague CEO Jordi Bertomeu on Wednesday clarified the ULEB's plans for the upcoming 2004-05 season.
Basketball - 23 Jun 2004
Union of European Basketball Leagues (ULEB) president Eduardo Portela and Euroleague CEO Jordi Bertomeu met today in Geneva, Switzerland with the top representatives from FIBA World, secretary general Patrick Baumann and secretary general emeritus Borislav Stankovic and from FIBA Europe, president Giorgios Vassilakopoulos and executive director Nar Zanolin.