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Quintrell Thomas pens with Desportivo Interclube

Quintrell Thomas pens with Desportivo Interclube

Desportivo Interclube from Angola has signed Quintrell Thomas (203 cm, UNLV’13). During 2013-2014 season he played for Kirovograd (Ukraine-Higher League) and became the second best scorer in the League. He…

Reggie Moore re-signed by De Agosto

Reggie Moore re-signed by De Agosto

De Agosto Luanda from Angola has opted to re-sign Reggie Moore (203 cm, ORU’03) for the 2014-15 season. The player has a dual citizenship as he also holds an American…

Kevin Foster decides on Interclube

Kevin Foster decides on Interclube

Desportivo Interclube from Angola have signed Kevin Foster (188 cm, Santa Clara’13). During the 2013/2014 season he was on the roster of three consecutive teams, but only actually played for one…

FIBA to probe Australia vs. Angola game

FIBA to probe Australia vs. Angola game

FIBA has officially launched an investigation regarding suspicions that Australia deliberately lost a game against Angola during the group stage of the FIBA World Cup 2014. Australia rested two of…

Dragic irked by Australia vs Angola game

Dragic irked by Australia vs Angola game

Phoenix Suns point guard and Slovenian national team star player Goran Dragic (190 cm) took to social media to express his disappointment with how a game in the ongoing FIBA…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

In Day 2 of the FIBA World Cup 2014 a few teams remain hot, garnering back to back wins and riding their momentum from Day 1. Seven teams are still…

AfroBasket 2013: Angola back on top of the podium

AfroBasket 2013: Angola back on top of the podium

Angola captured their 11th trophy in 24 years with a 57:40 win over Egypt in the AfroBasket 2013 championships game played Saturday. Angola returns to the top spot on the…

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt rolls on, Angola returns

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt rolls on, Angola returns

The AfroBasket 2013 championship game is set for Sunday with perennial participants Angola squaring off against Egypt. Angola qualified for the title game with a 66:59 victory over host club…

AfroBasket 2013: Nigeria falls to Senegal

AfroBasket 2013: Nigeria falls to Senegal

In the biggest upset of the AfroBasket 2013 competition, Senegal put together a solid middle game and outlasted a fourth-quarter comeback by 2012 London Olympics participants Nigeria, 64:63. Also advancing…

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt shocks Tunisia, QFs set

AfroBasket 2013: Egypt shocks Tunisia, QFs set

At first glance, the Egypt 77:67 victory over Tunisia in Tuesday’s Round of 16 play in the AfroBasket 2013 competition looks like a huge upset. Egypt had finished third in…

AfroBasket 2013: Day 1 of Quarterfinals compete

AfroBasket 2013: Day 1 of Quarterfinals compete

The top half of the AfroBasket 2013 quarterfinals are now set with Day 1 of 2 in the Round of 16 completed. There were no surprises at the end of…

AfroBasket 2013: Groups A and C conclude prelims

AfroBasket 2013: Groups A and C conclude prelims

AfroBasket 2013 Groups A and C concluded their preliminary round on Saturday, setting up half of the brackets for the Eight Final Round that will tip off on Monday after…

AfroBasket 2013: Four teams remain unbeaten

AfroBasket 2013: Four teams remain unbeaten

The story on Day 4 of AfroBasket 2013 was blowouts as the average margin of victory for the four games played was just over 39 points. The closest game of…

AfroBasket 2013: Tunisia survives Moroccan scare

AfroBasket 2013: Tunisia survives Moroccan scare

Day 2 of the AfroBasket 2013 saw the defending champions, Tunisia, in one of the most hotly contested battles of the tournament so far when Morocco took them to the…

AfroBasket 2013 tips off in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

AfroBasket 2013 tips off in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

AfroBasket 2013 tipped off on Tuesday with four games to start the African qualifier for the FIBA World Cup 2014. The top three teams will advance to Spain 2014 from…

U18 AfroBasket Championship heads to Semis

U18 AfroBasket Championship heads to Semis

The quarter-finals of the U18 AfroBasket Championships for Men were played Thursday, Aug. 23, in Maputo, Mozambique. Coming out of the quarters to play on Friday in the semi-finals are…

U18 AfroBasket for Men Quarterfinal Schedule Aug. 23

U18 AfroBasket for Men Aug. 23, 2012 Classification Round 12:00 (GMT +2) Morocco – Rwanda Quarterfinals 14:00 Angola – Mali 16:00 Cote d’Ivoire – Ghana 18:00 Mozambique – Senegal 20:00…

Quarterfinals are set in U18 African Championships for Men

Quarterfinals are set in U18 African Championships for Men

The preliminary rounds have been completed and the U18 African Championships for Men have their quarterfinals set and ready to tip off on Thursday, Aug. 23rd in Maputo, Mozambique. In…

Groups for African U18 Championships are set.

The technical meeting of the AFROBASKET U18 Men was held in Maputo, to draw the competition groups. Teams participating in this championship were represented by their head of delegations and…

FIBA 3×3 World Championships (Men & Women & U18)

The FIBA 3×3 World Championship is the top level 3×3 basketball National Team event. Unlike the ‘open’ network of tournaments, players do not create teams themselves, but are selected by…

South Sudan gets help from Angola

South Sudan has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Angola at the end of a meeting held on March 28 attended by delegations from both countries headed by their…

Angola loses to Russia at London Olympics

Russia defeated Angola in the quarterfinals of the Olympic Qualifying Tournament with 80-65. Russia scored 25 points in the first quarter to take a 4-point lead. They held Angola to…

Turkey women overwhelms Angola 72-50 in Olympic debut

Angolan Basketball (Women) Turkey overwhelms Angola 72-50 in women's Olympic basketball debut for both teams - Jul 28, 2012Turkey won its Olympic debut in women's basketball and spoiled Angola's with a 72-50…

Olympic Qualifying Tournament: Quarterfinals – July 6, 2012

Olympic Qualifying Tournament: Quarterfinals – July 6, 2012

Russia, Lithuania, Nigeria and the Dominican Republic are all just one win from going to London following victories Friday in the quarterfinals day at Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Caracas, Venezuela.…