Press Releases 2014

Demirel Meets Ukraine President
FIBA Europe President Turgay Demirel visited Ukraine on Tuesday to discuss EuroBasket 2017 with leading governmental officials.
EuroCup Women Logo Unveiled
FIBA Europe was proud to unveil the logo for the upcoming EuroCup Women season on Sunday in Munich.
EuroChallenge 2014-15 Drawn
The draw for EuroChallenge 2014-15 has concluded in Munich, Germany.
EuroLeague Women Season 2014-15 Drawn
The EuroLeague Women draw for the 2014-15 season has concluded in Munich, Germany.
EuroCup Women 2014-15 Drawn
The draw for EuroCup Women 2014-15 has concluded in Munich, Germany.
Alba Iulia Joins EuroLeague Women
Romanian club CSU Alba Iulia will join the EuroLeague Women field for the upcoming season, FIBA Europe confirmed on Saturday, at the clubs' general assembly.
EuroLeague Women Draw Seedings
FIBA Europe announced on Friday the seedings for the new season of the EuroLeague Women, before the draw which is set for this coming Sunday, 6 July.
EuroCup Women Draw Seedings
FIBA Europe announced on Friday the seedings for the upcoming draw of the new EuroCup Women season, on Sunday, 6 July.
EuroChallenge Draw Seedings Announced
FIBA Europe announced on Friday the seedings for the upcoming draw of the new EuroChallenge season, on Sunday, 6 July.
U20W To Stream Live on YouTube
The U20 European Championship Women 2014 in Udine, Italy heralds a new era in FIBA Europe's commitment to providing as much live basketball to as big of an audience as possible with a number of games set to be streamed on
EuroCup Women 2014-15 Field Confirmed
FIBA Europe announced on Thursday, the clubs which will participate in next season's EuroCup Women.
EuroLeague Women Lineup Announced
FIBA Europe announced Wednesday the clubs that will compete in the upcoming EuroLeague Women 2014-15 season.
Krasnoyarsk, Trabzonspor Join List
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday that Enisey Krasnoyarsk (RUS) and Trabzonspor Medical Park (TUR) have joined the list of the EuroChallenge 2014-15 teams.
EuroChallenge 2014-15 Field Confirmed
FIBA Europe announced on Tuesday the 32 clubs which will participate in the EuroChallenge 2014-15 season.
Final Tickets On Sale Tuesday
The last chance to get 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup tickets as Session Passes go on sale Tuesday 1 July at 12:00 CET (GMT +2)
EuroBasket Women 2015 Field Confirmed
Eleven teams punched their ticket to the EuroBasket Women 2015 in Hungary & Romania, after the conclusion of the 2nd Qualification Round, Wednesday.
FIBA Europe Correction
Due to unforeseen technical difficulties, the correct listings of the FIBA Europe commissions in their entirety were not displayed correctly on on 16, 17 and 18 June.
New Vice-Presidents Announced
Cyriel Coomans, Dino Meneghin and Oleksandr Volkov were announced as the FIBA Europe vice-presidents for the 2014-2018 term of office at the first sitting of the new FIBA Europe Board.
FIBA Europe Relocate EuroBasket 2015
The Board of FIBA Europe has decided to relocate EuroBasket 2015 from Ukraine to a new destination, during its meeting in Munich, Germany on Friday.
All Stops Confirmed for 3x3 EuroTour
All stops are now confirmed for the 2014 3x3 EuroTour, with Split, Croatia and Gdynia, Poland completing the calendar, which takes in nine stops across Europe.
World Cup Courts Unveiled
FIBA, and the Spanish Basketball Federation (FEB), on Wednesday unveiled the personalised custom-made official courts and backstop units that will be used at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Demirel, Novak Visit Ukraine
New FIBA Europe President Turgay Demirel and Secretary General Kamil Novak were in Ukraine, Tuesday, to discuss EuroBasket 2015 with the country's representatives.
FIBA, IOC Fight Illegal Betting
FIBA has reasserted its commitment to fighting illegal betting, match-fixing and corruption in sport by signing up to the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Integrity Betting Intelligence System (IBIS).
FIBA Family Donate To Relief Effort
FIBA and FIBA Europe on Tuesday announced they are contributing €100,000 to the relief effort in support of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Croatia.
FIBA Reinstates Slovak Republic
FIBA on Monday lifted the suspension of the Slovak Basketball Association Basketball by reinstating it with full rights, allowing the country's national teams and officials to take part in all FIBA competitions and activities.
FIBA Family Call For Support
Leading figures of basketball are calling for the worldwide community to support Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Serbia.
Demirel Elected FIBA Europe President
Turgay Demirel is the new President of FIBA Europe for the term of office 2014-2018, elected by the General Assembly of the member federations, in Munich, Germany, on Saturday.
Rafnsson Honoured At Assembly
47 FIBA Europe member federations met in Munich on Friday for the 2014 FIBA Europe General Assembly, where the late President Olafur Rafnsson was on the minds of all.
3x3 Enters New Phase With IMG Partnership
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and IMG Media, a division of IMG, the global sports, fashion and media company, have agreed a long-term contract for the distribution of the worldwide rights of FIBA's 3x3 official competitions.
Statement On EuroBasket 2015
The Board of FIBA Europe which convened in Munich, Germany on Thursday, approved a request by the Ukrainian Basketball Federation to postpone any decision on EuroBasket 2015 until the beginning of June.
BWB To Be Held In Taipei City And Rome For First Time, Returns To Johannesburg
The 2014 Basketball without Borders (BWB) schedule will feature first-time camps in Taipei City, Chinese Taipei and Rome, Italy, and will return to Johannesburg, South Africa, it was announced on Tuesday by the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).
Seeking The Biggest Fan
Who will be the Most Valuable Fan (MVF) of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup? FIBA has launched a unique digital promotional campaign to identify this fan and reward him/her with the experience of a lifetime.
Day Passes Go On Sale
With a little more than 100 days to go before the start of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, FIBA has announced the release for public sale of Day Passes for Group Phase, Round of 16 and Quarter-Finals.
Qualifiers Groups Set
FIBA Europe announced on Friday, the qualifier groups for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships which are set to take place in Bucharest, Romania from 5-7 September.
3x3 EuroTour, Spalding Sign Partnership
FIBA Europe and Spalding have announced a partnership for the 2014 3x3 EuroTour, giving Spalding the status of Official Ball Supplier for the Tour.
3x3 EuroTour Gearing Up For Summer
The club season is drawing to an end, signaling the beginning of summer, and of course, another year of the 3x3 EuroTour (#3x3EuroTour).
Ukraine's Home Games Moved
Ukraine's EuroBasket Women 2015 Qualification Round home games this coming June will be played outside the territory of Ukraine, FIBA Europe has announced.
Process Launched To Find Host of 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup
FIBA, the world governing body for basketball, announced today the launch of the international tender process to identify the host nation for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Additional Spain 2014 Venue And Finals Passes On Sale
FIBA is pleased to announce that an additional allocation of Venue Passes and Finals Passes for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be released for public sale on Tuesday 15 April at 12:00 local time.
Ambassadors Begin Their Roles
FIBA Europe Secretary General Kamil Novak used the final day of action at the EuroLeague Women Final Eight as a backdrop to have a chat with the newly appointed FIBA Europe Women's Ambassadors.
Ambassadors Help Out At UMMC Academy
FIBA Europe Women's Basketball ambassadors took time out from promoting the main event at the EuroLeague Women Final Eight to call into the UMMC Ekaterinburg Academy in Verkhnyaya Pyshma.
U17 Women Changes Hosts
The 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women, originally set to take place in Bratislava, Slovak Republic, will instead be played in the Czech Republic, FIBA announced on Saturday.
Talks In Ekaterinburg Constructive
Delegations from EuroLeague Women clubs and representatives of women's leagues from throughout Europe met with FIBA Europe on Thursday to discuss the 2014/15 EuroLeague Women season.
Semi-Final Pairings Set
The semi-final pairings have been set at the EuroLeague Women Final Eight with two Turkish clubs, the reigning champions and one French club making up the last four.
Naismith Trophy On European Tour
The Naismith Trophy will be touring Europe from April through July this year as part of a World Tour in the build up to the FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia To Host F4
Italian club Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia has been announced as the host club for the 2014 EuroChallenge Final Four, set to take place from 25-27 April in the storied stadium PalaDozza in nearby Bologna.
Board Agrees EuroBasket Steps
The Board of FIBA Europe met in Munich on Saturday, 22 March, for its penultimate meeting in the 2010-2014 term of office.
EuroLeague Women F8 Line-Up Complete
EuroLeague Women newcomers Kayseri Kaski spor, ZVVZ USK Prague and Tango Bourges Basket have completed the line-up for the 2014 EuroLeague Women Final Eight.
Clarification On 'Hosts Withdrawal' Claims
FIBA Europe wishes to announce that reports on Wednesday claiming that Ukraine wish to withdraw their obligation as hosts of EuroBasket 2015 or postpone this commitment to the 2017 tournament are untrue.
EuroChallenge Final-4 Line-up Confirmed
Szolnoki Olaj won Game 3 of their quarter-final play-off series against Tartu Rock in Estonia, to complete the 2014 EuroChallenge Final Four line-up.
FIBA 3x3 World Tour Calendar Unveiled18.03.2014
New FIBA General Statutes Adopted17.03.2014
Draw Results 2014 World Championship for Women15.03.2014
Watch The Play-offs Live!14.03.2014
Procedure for Draw of the World Championship for Women14.03.2014
Moscow To Face Kursk In Final06.03.2014
Statement Regarding U18 Men Div. B03.03.2014
Three More Ambassadors Announced28.02.2014
ELW Play-Off Match-Ups Set26.02.2014
U17 World Champs for Women Groups Drawn26.02.2014
FIBA Europe Discusses EuroBasket 201526.02.2014
EuroChallenge QF Play-off Pairings Set25.02.2014
Bucharest To Host 3x3 European Champs 25.02.2014
World Cup Tickets On Sale18.02.2014
EuroCup Women Semi-Finals Set13.02.2014
2014 U17 World Cup Groups Drawn12.02.2014
Lyttle Is 2013 Women's POY06.02.2014
Parker Is 2013 Men's POY05.02.2014
Ndour is 2013 Young Women's POY05.02.2014
Saric is 2013 Young Men's POY05.02.2014
Central Board Meeting Key Decisions 04.02.2014
2014 World Cup Groups Revealed04.02.2014
2nd QR Groups Drawn03.02.2014
Seedings, Format Of Qualifiers Determined01.02.2014
Europe Claims Three World Cup Wildcards01.02.2014
FIBA Reveal Olé and Hop31.01.2014
FIBA Reveals World Cup Ball30.01.2014
EuroBasket 2015 2nd QR Draw Seedings30.01.2014
FIBA Europe Announces Women Ambassadors29.01.2014
EuroCup Women Quarter-Finals Set23.01.2014
Just 10 Days Remaining To Vote 21.01.2014
Follow EuroLeague Women on LBTV20.01.2014
EuroBasket 2015 2nd QR Draw Announced09.01.2014