Fiba Europe has welcomed a decision by a regional court in Munich to lift a temporary injunction that barred basketball’s governing body in Europe from imposing sanctions on national federations, leagues and clubs that team up with the rival Euroleague Basketball organisation.
The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has announced that Europe’s 10 major domestic leagues and the Union of European Basketball Leagues (ULEB) have agreed to participate in its new Basketball Champions League tournament.
It was a curious trick of destiny that the British electorate should vote to quit the European Union at the half-way point of football’s European Championship, which is, among other things, a festival of Europeanness.
It was with a deep sense of shock and sadness that we received news from FIBA Europe of the sudden and untimely death of its president Olafur Rafnsson. The loss of his remarkable energy, intellect and vision will be felt very deeply by the organisation and by all those in sport who share a passion for its future.
The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has unveiled its new second-tier European men’s club competition as it continues its drive to introduce a new league structure on the continent.
Euroleague Basketball and a collective of the continent’s leading clubs have fired the latest salvo against the International Basketball Federation’s (Fiba’s) plans for reform of the European game.
The International Basketball Federation’s (FIBA) Europe board has announced that a new second-tier club competition will be created for the 2015-16 season.
European basketball’s governing body, Fiba Europe, has awarded hosting rights for the 2017 edition of its EuroBasket Women tournament to the Czech Republic.
The Fiba Europe division of basketball’s governing body, Fiba, has confirmed it is taking legal action against the Euroleague continental club tournament.
Fiba Europe, basketball’s governing body in Europe, has confirmed this (Monday) afternoon that the hosting rights for EuroBasket 2015 have been split between Croatia, Germany, Latvia and France, which will stage the final phase of the national team tournament.
Fiba Europe, the governing body for basketball in Europe, has received a record number of eight official bids from potential organisers of EuroBasket 2015, as it seeks to secure a replacement for Ukraine as host of its national team showpiece.
The DBB, basketball’s governing body in Germany, has confirmed that it will submit a bid to host the EuroBasket 2015 national team tournament, which is operated by the Fiba Europe division of the International Basketball Federation (Fiba).
Fiba Europe, the governing body for basketball in Europe, has stripped the EuroBasket 2015 national team tournament from Ukraine, it was announced today.
FIBA Europe, the governing body for basketball in Europe, has elected Turgay Demirel as its new president, succeeding the late Olafur Rafnsson.
FIBA Europe, the governing body for basketball in Europe, has granted a request by the Ukrainian Basketball Federation to postpone a decision on whether the EuroBasket 2015 national team tournament can take place in the country.
Fiba Europe, the governing body for basketball in Europe, has removed the 2014 U-18 European Championship men’s Division B competition from Donetsk, Ukraine, but has insisted that it still hopes the EuroBasket 2015 tournament will take place in the country.
The European division of the International Basketball Federation, Fiba, has denied that Ukraine has given up the hosting rights to EuroBasket 2015 even though tournament director Markiyan Lubkivsky admitted yesterday (Wednesday) that he “cannot imagine” how to host the national team event next year.
Ukraine has given up hosting rights to the 2015 EuroBasket national team basketball competition because of the political and financial situation in the country, according to tournament director Markiyan Lubkivsky.
Bucharest in Romania has been selected as the host city of the International Basketball Federation’s (Fiba) inaugural 3x3 European Championships.
Olafur Rafnsson, president of FIBA (the International Basketball Federation) Europe, was last night found dead in his hotel room in Geneva.