Press Releases 2011

22.12.2011
Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year!
The Board of FIBA Europe would like to wish the European basketball family Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year!
18.12.2011
Ukraine Will Host EuroBasket 2015
The FIBA Europe Board decided on Sunday that Ukraine will be the host country of EuroBasket 2015.
18.12.2011
FIBA Europe Board Convene In Munich

The FIBA Europe Board convened in Munich, Germany this weekend to assign the host countries for the EuroBasket 2015 and the EuroBasket Women 2015.

18.12.2011
Hungary To Host EuroBasket Women 2015
The FIBA Europe Board decided on Sunday that Hungary will be the host country of EuroBasket Women 2015.
17.12.2011
Watch Live: Host Country Announcement
The decision on who will host the EuroBasket Women 2015 will be taken on Sunday by the Board of FIBA Europe.
17.12.2011
Watch Live: Host Country Announcement
The European basketball community will be excitedly looking to Munich, Germany on Sunday where the host announcement of the EuroBasket 2015 will be made.
14.12.2011
FIBA Europe Informed of Bid Withdrawal

FIBA Europe has been informed of the decision of the national basketball federations of Croatia, France, Germany and Italy to withdraw their joint bid for hosting EuroBasket 2015.

14.12.2011
Last 16 Field Completed
After six games in the Regular Season of EuroChallenge, 16 teams qualified for the second stage of the competition.
09.12.2011
Eighth Finals Pairings Set
French and Turkish clubs make up half of the field of teams that qualified for the Last 16 of the EuroCup Women.
07.12.2011
The Race For Player Of The Year Is On
The race is on for the most prestigious individual honour in European basketball, as FIBA Europe has announced the nominees for its annual Player of the Year awards.
04.12.2011
Qualification Round Drawn
The Draw for the Qualification Round of EuroBasket 2013 and EuroBasket Women 2013 was completed in Freising, Germany on Sunday.
04.12.2011
Youth Events Draw Completed
The FIBA Europe 2012 Youth Championships draw took place on Sunday in Freising, Germany.
03.12.2011
Youth Events Meeting Concludes
Prior to the upcoming 2012 draws FIBA Europe organised a Youth European Championships meeting with representatives from the different National Federations, in Freising, Saturday.
30.11.2011
Special Olympics Bball Week Underway
The eighth consecutive Special Olympics European Basketball Week is well underway across the continent and there are clear signs for the constant growth of the event.
30.11.2011
Watch Live: Youth, EuroBasket Draws
Watch live the Draws of the Youth European Championships and the Qualification Round of EuroBasket 2013 and EuroBasket Women 2013: Sunday, 4th December, from 10:45 CET.
22.11.2011
EuroBasket Qualifying Seedings Unveiled
FIBA Europe has announced the seedings for the EuroBasket 2013 and the EuroBasket Women 2013 Qualification Round Draw to take place in Freising, near Munich, on 4th December 2011.
22.11.2011
2012 Youth Championships Venues Decided
FIBA Europe has announced the list of the hosts of the 2012 Youth European Championships.
20.11.2011
Board Members Withdraw Right To Vote
The FIBA Europe Board members representing the countries bidding for the 2015 EuroBaskets have indicated that they will abstain from the vote to determine the host countries of the two events, as a matter of principle.
16.11.2011
FIBA Europe Launches Mobile Website
The favourite website of the basketball world is now available also on the move.
08.11.2011
FIBA Europe Dismisses Doping Speculation

FIBA Europe has dismissed media speculations which claim that two of the players participating in the recent EuroBasket in Lithuania returned a positive drug test.

05.11.2011
Women's Commission Meets In Munich
On Friday the Women's Commission came together in Munich for a working meeting, discussing several topics connected with the female side of the game.
20.10.2011
Galatasaray Awarded EuroLeague Women 2012 Final Eight

FIBA Europe has announced that the EuroLeague Women 2012 Final Eight will be organised by the club Galatasaray Medical Park in Istanbul, 28th March to 1st April 2012.

07.10.2011
EuroBasket Qualifying, Youth Events Draw Date Fixed

FIBA Europe has announced that the Draws for the Qualifying Round for EuroBasket 2013, EuroBasket Women 2013 and the Youth European Championships 2012 will take place in Munich, Germany, on 4th December 2011.

18.09.2011
Slovenia - 'Small Is Big In 2013'
Slovenia is a small country that dares to think and dream Big.
03.08.2011
FIBA Europe Register Now On Sale
The seventh edition of the FIBA Europe Register is now available for purchase.
20.07.2011
Small Countries Commission In San Marino
The FIBA Europe Small Countries Commission came together in San Marino for a meeting that was also attended by FIBA Europe President Olafur Rafnsson and FIBA Europe Secretary General Nar Zanolin.
12.07.2011
Romanian Federation's New Headquarters
It was a proud moment on Sunday noon for Romanian Basketball Federation President Carmen Tocala who, helped by a few distinguished guests, cut the ribbon of the organisation's new Headquarters in Bucharest. 
09.07.2011
EuroLeague, EuroCup Women Drawn
The Draw for Women's Basketball elite club competition, the 2011/12 EuroLeague Women season, was concluded Saturday in Munich, Germany.
08.07.2011
EuroCup Women 2011/12 Clubs Announced
FIBA Europe has announced the list of teams that will participate in the 2011/12 edition of EuroCup Women.
07.07.2011
EuroLeague Women Clubs Announced
FIBA Europe has announced the list of teams that will participate in the 2011/12 EuroLeague Women season.
07.07.2011
EuroChallenge 2011/12 Draw Complete
A total of 45 teams from all corners of Europe were involved in the Draws for the Eurocup Qualifying Round and the EuroChallenge Qualifying Round and Regular Seasons which took place in Barcelona, Spain, today.
05.07.2011
EuroChallenge 2011/12 Clubs Announced
FIBA Europe has announced the list of teams to participate in the 2011-12 EuroChallenge and the Eurocup Qualifying Round.
03.07.2011
EuroBasket Women 2013 Logo Unveiled
The EuroBasket Women torch was handed over in Lodz, Poland today ahead of the 2011 Final, when exciting plans were outlined by France who will host the tournament in 2013.
16.05.2011
General Assembly Concludes In Portugal
The FIBA Europe General Assembly, the most important annual event in the European Federation's calendar, concluded Sunday in the beautiful Portuguese town of Sintra.
06.05.2011
EuroBasket Women Tickets On Sale
The EuroBasket Women 2011 Local Organising Committee has announced the start of ticket sales for EuroBasket Women 2011 at a press conference in Warsaw, in the presence of FIBA Europe President Olafur Rafnsson.
17.04.2011
FIBA Europe, Russian Federation Find Common Language
FIBA Europe Head of Operations Miguel Betancor concludes Moscow trip.
04.04.2011
Technical Commission 2nd Meeting
The 2nd FIBA Europe Technical Commission Meeting, Term of Office 2010-2014, was held at the federation's Munich headquarters on Monday.
01.04.2011
EuroChallenge Final Four In Ostend
FIBA Europe announced on Friday that Belgian club BC Telenet Oostende will host the 2011 EuroChallenge Final Four.
01.04.2011
New Features On fibaeurope.com
The official website of FIBA Europe, that underwent a major design overhaul in early December, continues to add new features.
20.03.2011
Board Concludes Busy Malta Session
There was a long list of items in the agenda of the FIBA Europe Board, who convened in the Mediterranean island of Malta this weekend, in their first 2011 session.
14.03.2011
EuroBasket 2011 Tickets On Sale Thursday
FIBA Europe and the EuroBasket 2011 LOC announced on Monday that the sale of tickets for EuroBasket 2011 will start on Thursday 17 March at 10 a.m. EET (9 a.m. CET).
07.03.2011
Ekaterinburg Will Host The Final Four
FIBA Europe announced on Monday that the Russian city of Ekaterinburg will host the 2011 EuroLeague Women Final Four, which will take place from 8-10 April.
25.02.2011
2nd Legal Commission Meeting
The 2nd FIBA Europe Legal Commission meeting, term of office 2010-2014, was held at the federation's Munich headquarters on Friday.
18.02.2011
Milos Teodosic Voted Player Of The Year
FIBA Europe announced on Friday that Milos Teodosic of Serbia has been voted European Player of the Year for 2010.
16.02.2011
Horákova Voted Women's Player Of The Year
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday that Hana Horákova of the Czech Republic is the European Women's Player of the Year for 2010.
14.02.2011
Finance Commission Second Meeting
The second meeting of the FIBA Europe Finance Commission in the 2010-14 term took place on Monday in Munich.
14.02.2011
Vesely Voted Young Men's Player Of The Year

FIBA Europe announced on Monday that Jan Vesely of the Czech Republic is the winner of the European Young Men's Player of the Year award for 2010.

11.02.2011
Baric Voted Young Women's Player of the Year
Nika Baric of Slovenia is the 2010 Young Women's Player of the Year
10.02.2011
All Star Game Coaches Announced

FIBA Europe announced the coaches that will lead the two teams from Europe and the Rest of the World at the EuroLeague Women All Star Game which will be played in Gdynia, Poland on March 8th.

Europe will be led by George Dikeoulakos, the Lotos Gdynia Head Coach.  

08.02.2011
RBF President And Secretary General Visit FIBA Europe

Russian Basketball Federation President Alexander Krasnenkov and Secretary General Natalia Galkina have made a working visit to the FIBA Europe headquarters in Munich.

All Star Game Subs Announced07.02.2011
7th Secretaries General Meeting And 4th Seminar Is Concluded06.02.2011
7th Secretaries General Meeting And 4th Seminar Is Underway05.02.2011
All Star Game Starters Announced03.02.2011
EuroBasket 2011 Draw Complete30.01.2011
FIBA Europe, NBA Announce Partnership28.01.2011
New Medical Council Meets In Munich18.01.2011
2011 Draw Complete15.01.2011
EuroBasket 2011 Seeding Announced12.01.2011
EuroBasket Women 2011 Draw Complete11.12.2010