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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…

Salah Mejri signs with Real Madrid

Salah Mejri signs with Real Madrid

Salah Mejri (217 cm) is moving to Real Madrid (Spain-ACB) from Blusens Monbus Obradoiro CAB (Spain-ACB) for the 2013-14 season. The Tunisian big man will likely play a reserve role,…

Turkey takes 2013 Mediterranean Games Gold

Turkey takes 2013 Mediterranean Games Gold

The host country Turkey earned themselves 2013 Mediterranean Games Gold medals on the hardwood on Tuesday with a 17-point win over Serbia, 79:62. Turkey went undefeated in the competition with…

2013 Mediterranean Games moves to semis

2013 Mediterranean Games moves to semis

The 2013 Mediterranean Games got underway on Tuesday in Mersin, Turkey, with over 3,000 athletes from 24 countries competing in 27 sports. In Servet Tazegül Sports Hall, the basketball competition…

Marko Kolaric signs with Stade Nabeulien

Marko Kolaric signs with Stade Nabeulien

Marko Kolaric (213 cm, Charminade’09) has signed with Stade Nabeulien from Tunisia’s Division 1. The Serbian player started the 2012-13 season playing for Istanbul Buyuksehir Belediyesi from Turkey’s TB2L. In…

La’Shard Anderson is added by Club Africain

La’Shard Anderson is added by Club Africain

La’Shard Anderson (185 cm, Boise State’11) has been signed by Club Africain Tunis of Tunisia’s Division I. He previously played for Belgium’s Gent Dragons in Division II. There Anderson averaged…

Bryson McKenzie signs in Tunisia

Bryson McKenzie signs in Tunisia

Bryson McKenzie (211 cm, Northern Illinois´06) has signed in Tunisia with Etoile du Sahel. Last season Bryson McKenzie played for CSM Bucuresti from Romania where he was the 3rd rebounder…

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…

Arabian Clubs Basketball Championship 2012 goes to Ahli Benghazi

Ahli Benghazi wins Arabian Clubs Basketball Championship 2012 with 5 participating teams. The team from Libya won all four games and clinched the title. In Day 1 Ahli Benghazi overcame…

London 2012, Prelim Round: Aug 6

London 2012, Prelim Round: Aug 6

The Olympic Preliminary Round has come to an end and the best eight teams in the competition will fight for gold at the O2, home of the 2013 Turkish Airlines…

London 2012, Prelim Round: Aug 4

GROUP A Tunisia 69-73 France France advanced to the Olympic Quarterfinals by downing Tunisia 69-73 in Group A on Saturday. France will finish second in Group A if it beats…

London 2012, Prelim Round: July 29

London 2012, Prelim Round: July 29

Turkish Airlines Euroleague stars, past and present, are already shining at the 2012 Olympic basketball tournament. Russia, Spain and Brazil won their respective games in Group A. Spain topped China…