PRESS RELEASES - 2002
The Semi-Final Round of the 2003 European Championship for Women has come to an end with the following teams qualifying for the Final Round, which will take place 19th - 28th September, 2003 in Pyrgos, Amaliada and Patras, Greece.
The Board of FIBA Europe met for its 2nd session of the 2002-2006 term of office on 8th and 9th November, 2002 in Madrid, Spain.
In just over 1 month's time the top 30 national teams in Europe will begin the penultimate stage of their campaigns to qualify for the 2003 European Championship for Men, 5-14 September in Borås, Luleå, Norrköping, Södertälje and Stockholm, Sweden.
FIBA Europe announced two key personnel moves today with the addition of Mr. Nar Zanolin as Assistant Executive Director and Mr. Kosta Iliev as Assistant Sport Director.
For most basketball fans and players around Europe the past summer's national team competitions are fading from memory as domestic leagues start around the continent and new goals are set for the 2002/2003 season. There is no difference for FIBA Europe and the new-look club competitions which start tonight with the Champions Cup. Here is a quick recap on the format and schedule of the competition.