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Robbie Sihota inks with Fribourg

Robbie Sihota inks with Fribourg

Swiss Fribourg Olympic (LNA) landed Robbie Sihota (201 cm, University of Calgary’10) for 2014-15 season. The 27-year old Canadian forward with roots in India, moved to Switzerland after two seasons…

Iran takes 2014 FIBA Asia Cup crown

Iran takes 2014 FIBA Asia Cup crown

Wuhan, China – Iran has come out victorious in the 5th FIBA Asia Cup. They defeated Chinese Taipei, 89-79. The Philippine team took home the bronze medal after a tightly…

India wins SABA Championship

India wins SABA Championship

India is once again the title holder of the SABA Championship after beating host nation Nepal 74-41 to claim its second title in the three year old event. Created by…

FIBA Asia: Final day of R2 to determine QFs

FIBA Asia: Final day of R2 to determine QFs

As the penultimate day of Round 2 in the FIBA Asia Championships wrapped up on Tuesday, the final spots in the quarterfinals were set to be determined on the final…

FIBA Asia: China gets much needed win

FIBA Asia: China gets much needed win

Group F China vs. Kazakhstan, 73:67 In the second stage of the ongoing men’s FIBA Asia Championship being held in Manila, Philippines; the Chinese National Team was able to bounce…

FIBA Asia: Iran and Taiwan still unbeaten

FIBA Asia: Iran and Taiwan still unbeaten

The preliminary rounds of the FIBA Asia Championships are now over. After three days of action only four teams remain undefeated and they are Iran, Taiwan, Kazakhstan and Qatar. While…

South Korea stuns China in FIBA Asia 2013

South Korea stuns China in FIBA Asia 2013

Group C South Korea vs. China, 63:54 It wasn’t the outcome that the heavily favored Chinese National Team expected for their first encounter in the “Group of Death” (Group C),…

China and Iran favorites to win FIBA Asia

China and Iran favorites to win FIBA Asia

The Men’s FIBA Asia Championships are set to kick off tomorrow. The tournament will be held in Manila, Philippines from August 1-11. China and Iran have won the last seven…

India’s Big Basketball Hope Satnam Singh Bhamara: One Step Closer

India’s Big Basketball Hope Satnam Singh Bhamara: One Step Closer

You may have heard of Satnam Singh Bhamara already. You may have already heard about the 7-foot (213 cm) teenager from a remote North Indian …

FIBA Asia Cup: Quarter-Finals Set

FIBA Asia Cup: Quarter-Finals Set

With the FIBA Asia Cup preliminary rounds now completed, the competition will head into the Quarter-Final round on Thursday. Finishing the round-robin competition saw two blow-outs, an alley-oop buzzer-beater and…

FIBA Asia Cup: Day 4

FIBA Asia Cup: Day 4

Day four of the FIBA Asia Cup saw two blow-outs in Group A, a tight game between Iran and Chinese Taipei, and India being the first team eliminated. The Group…

FIBA Asia Cup: Day 3 Results

FIBA Asia Cup: Day 3 Results

Day 3 of the FIBA Asia Cup was a contrast in the standings sheets as Group A didn’t change and Group B changed from top-to-bottom. The Philippines and Lebanon are…

FIBA Asia Cup: Host Japan leads the way at 2-0

FIBA Asia Cup: Host Japan leads the way at 2-0

Day 3 of the 4th FIBA Asia Cup sees Japan with a perfect 2-0 record and a day off today; India in a must-win situation or facing elimination with Japan…

FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup Tips Off in Tokyo

FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup Tips Off in Tokyo

The 4th FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup tipped off today at 1130 local time in Tokyo (GMT +9), with the first game being between Lebanon and Macau. Coming is as the…

4th FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup begins Friday

4th FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup begins Friday

On Friday, Sept. 14, 10 Asian teams will begin play in the 4th FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup at the new Ota City Gymnasium (pictured above) in Tokyo, Japan. This year’s competition…

U18 Asian Championship for Men – Aug. 24 Schedule

Classification Round 10:00 (GMT +8) Syria – Bahrain (80-70) 12:00 India – Indonesia (67-53) Quarterfinals 14:00 Chinese Taipei – Japan (67-68) 16:00 Saudi Arabia – China 18:00 Korea – Philippines…

U18 Men Asian Championships Move to Second Round

U18 Men Asian Championships Move to Second Round

The Preliminary Round of 24 games in the U18 Men’s Asian Championships, being held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, has concluded and the Second Round of two groups with six teams has…

2012 – Asian Championships U18 Men

Regular Season – Day 1 GROUP A Aug. 17, 2012 Lebanon-India 65-61 Aug. 17, 2012 China-Hong Kong 153-47 GROUP B Aug. 17, 2012 Singapore-Syria 47-78 Aug. 17, 2012 South Korea-Japan…

Draw completed for 22nd FIBA Asia U18 Championship

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia (22nd FIBA Asia U18 Championship): Defending champions China have been drawn alongside fellow East Asian team Hong Kong, West Asia’s Lebanon and South Asia champions India in Group…

4th FIBA Asia Cup: Prelim Round Schedule Announced

TOKYO, Japan : The schedule of games for the Preliminary Round competition at the 4th FIBA Asia Cup to be played in Tokyo (Japan) from Sept 14-22 has been announced.…

63rd National junior basketball championship

Shruthi Menon scores a basket in the dying seconds of the fourth qtr to make sure Maharashtra girls make to the final. Sneha, shurti and shreen played a fabulous game…

Pakistan to invite basketball teams

KARACHI: Pakistan Basketball Federation (PBF) will request other Asian countries’ federations to send their teams to Pakistan, a top official said. Secretary PBF Naseem Butt told ‘The News’ that the…