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Subscription broadcaster beIN Sports has acquired rights to Europe’s Basketball Champions League in the US.

ULEB, the association of 11 major European basketball leagues, claims it has uncovered new evidence that Euroleague Commercial Assets (ECA), the organiser of the EuroLeague club competition, and its 11…

Dutch basketball equipment supplier Schelde Sports has agreed a new multi-year deal with the International Basketball Federation (Fiba)

Basketball’s world governing body Fiba has agreed a major new four-year sponsorship deal with Chinese consumer appliances firm TCL, beginning immediately and running until the end of 2023.

The city of Athens has been awarded the hosting rights to the Basketball Champions League Final Eight

The Tokyo Olympic flame went on display at the Japanese Olympic Museum next to the National Stadium, the main venue for next year's Games

Basketball Australia have appointed Melissa King as chief executive of the local organising committee for the 2022 Fiba Women’s Basketball World Cup.

New pan-regional club basketball league the East Asia Super League has secured the backing of world governing body Fiba in a 10-year deal

The Fiba 3x3 World Tour, the three-a-side basketball tournament organised by international federation Fiba, is set to return in Debrecen, Hungary on August 29-30

Basketball Champions League CEO Patrick Comninos describes how the fledgling basketball competition has tried to maintain momentum during a troubled year and its plans to resume this year's season with a Final-Eight competition in Athens. Kevin Roberts reports.

Frank Leenders, director general of Fiba Media and Marketing Services, is optimistic about the future of basketball, in spite of the 'invisible enemy' of Covid-19. He speaks to Kevin McCullagh about this and the other challenges the federation has faced in 2020, such as losing much-loved ambassadors of the sport Kobe Bryant, David Stern and Borislav Stankovic.

SportBusiness speaks to Matt Beyer, the chief executive of the East Asia Super League about his plans for the competition and his background working as a translator for Yi Jianlian in the NBA

Kevin McCullagh looks at the growth of the B. League, Japan's domestic basketball league, and considers whether it might be the country's biggest sports expansion of the Reiwa era.

The International Olympic Committee will meet today to discuss ways of pushing ahead with plans for a "frugal" Tokyo Games next year

Three International Skating Union figure skating events in China in November and December will go ahead as planned, as exceptions to the ruling last week by the country's General Administration of Sports…

In a positive sign for next year's Olympics, Japanese Olympic Committee chief Yasuhiro Yamashita has told his international counterparts that Tokyo is gradually resuming sporting activities - Kyodo News

A group of 15 sports organisations and federations, including the Infront agency and Italy’s Lega Serie A, have today (Thursday) launched a global initiative designed to unite the sporting community i…

The board of the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has voted to cancel the current season of its three European club competitions

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has launched a new esports competition, which it will stream coverage of across its Facebook, Twitch and YouTube channels

New Zealand's National Basketball League has launched a direct-to-consumer global streaming service that will allow viewers outside of the country to pay to watch coverage of the competition

There have been six positive Covid-19 tests from English Premier League players or club staff after the league's first phase of testing - Sky Sports

The Basketball Champions League has announced that Turkish club Darüssafaka, Spanish team RETAbet Bilbao and Lithuanian outfit Rytas Vilnius will join the competition for the 2020-21 season.

European Athletics has become the latest sports organisation to delve into its archive to deliver content during the Covid-19 shutdown

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has decided upon the dates for the 2023 edition of the Fiba Basketball World Cup, which will be staged in Indonesia, Japan and the Philippines

Ian Mathie, the Infront agency's Pan-Asia managing director, is leaving the company and will be replaced by David Nivelle, currently director at Fiba Marketing

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has agreed a deal with international sports broadcaster Eleven Sports that will allow it to provide a live stream of Taiwan’s Super Basketball League Finals.

International federations including World Athletics and Fiba are continuing to rejig their calendars in response to the postponement of Tokyo 2020 and the ongoing coronavirus disruption

The Basketball Champions League is seeking a host for a one-off ‘Final Eight’ tournament after concluding that it won’t be able to finish its 2019-20 season as planned due to Covid-19. T

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has selected Australia as the host nation for the 2022 Fiba Women's basketball World Cup

The International Tennis Federation’s Fed Cup and the International Skating Union’s imminent World Figure Skating Championships have become the latest sporting events to be postponed because of the cor…

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has appointed US company TicketSocket as its global ticketing provider and preferred ticketing provider

Coronavirus outbreak prompts postponement of undetermined length

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) and National Basketball Association (NBA) have named the 12 clubs that will compete in the inaugural season of their Basketball Africa League (BAL)

The World Health Organisation has backed the International Olympic Committee's assessment that there is no need to cancel or move the Tokyo 2020 Olympics because of the coronavirus outbreak

Fiba board member Richard Carrión has been appointed chairman of the board of the joint management committee for the 2023 Basketball World Cup in Indonesia, Japan and the Philippines.

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has announced that its 3x3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament will be held in the Indian city of Bengaluru between 18 and 22 March

The coronavirus has begun to impact the sports industry with Olympic qualifying tournaments in football, boxing and basketball, as well as cycling and tennis events, among the competitions either rescheduled …