Press Releases 2014
Defending champions Dynamo Moscow will face fellow Russian side and 2012 champions Dynamo Kursk in the final of EuroCup Women.
FIBA Europe has informed all of its member federations, about their current stance on the ongoing unrest in Ukraine, and how this may affect the U18 European Championship Division B this summer.
Following on from January's announcement of Hana Horakova and Edwige Lawson-Wade as ambassadors of the European women's game, FIBA Europe was on Thursday proud to announce a further three ambassadors.
The EuroLeague Women 2013-14 play-off match-ups were determined Wednesday, following the conclusion of the competition's Regular Season.
The draw for the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women was held in Bratislava, Slovak Republic on Wednesday, ahead of this summer's tournament that will take place from 28 June to 6 July.
FIBA Europe met with representatives from the Ukrainian Basketball Federation and the EuroBasket 2015 Local Organising Committee on Tuesday, in Munich
Krasnye Krylia Samara, Szolnoki Olaj and Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia have locked up the three quarter-final spots which were still up for grabs on the final night of the EuroChallenge Last 16.
FIBA Europe announced on Tuesday that the inaugural 3x3 European Championships will be hosted by Bucharest, the city dubbed by Sports Illustrated as "the unlikely mecca of 3x3."
Venue Passes and Finals Passes for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain went on sale on Tuesday on www.fiba.com/spain2014/tickets.
Defending champions Dynamo Moscow, fellow Russian club Dynamo Kursk, French powerhouse Villeneuve D'Ascq and Turkish debutantes Istanbul Universitesi are the quartet of teams still in the run for the 2014 EuroCup Women title.
The draw for the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship was held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday, ahead of this summer's tournament that will take place in the emirate from 8 to 16 August.
Sancho Lyttle has been voted as the 2013 FIBA Europe Women's Player of the Year, completing a double for Spanish women's basketball in the 2013 FIBA Europe Player of the Year awards.
With a EuroBasket gold medal around his neck, Tony Parker was overwhelmingly voted as the 2013 FIBA Europe Men's Player of the Year.
Astou Ndour has become the second Spanish woman in history to be named as the FIBA Europe Young Women's Player of the Year.
After being runner-up in 2012, Dario Saric has claimed the top accolade in 2013 by being named the FIBA Europe Young Player of the Year 2012.
FIBA's first Central Board meeting of 2014 came to a close on Sunday evening and featured a number of significant decisions.
The Official Draw for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup took place on Monday evening at the Palau de la Musica Catalana.
The waiting for the participating teams of the EuroBasket 2015 2nd
Qualification Round is over as the qualifying groups were drawn in Barcelona, Spain, on Monday.
Following the decision granting Europe three Wild Cards for the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup, FIBA Europe has confirmed that a total of 26 teams will participate in the EuroBasket 2015 2nd
Qualification Round Draw, next week in Spain.
FIBA Europe was proud to learn on Saturday, that three of the four wildcards given out to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup presented by BEKO have been given to European teams.
Olé and Hop on Friday were unveiled as the official mascots of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, presented by Beko.
FIBA, in conjunction with Molten, a world leading manufacturer of competition quality sports balls, have unveiled the official ball to be used at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup (30 August-14 September) in Spain.
FIBA Europe has released the tentative seedings for the EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualification Round Draw which will take place in Barcelona, Spain on Monday 3rd February.
As part of their continued commitment to women's basketball in Europe, FIBA Europe is introducing women's basketball ambassadors, who will begin their roles at the EuroLeague Women Final Eight in Ekaterinburg.
French, Russian and Turkish clubs remain in the hunt for EuroCup Women glory this season with the competition's Quarter-Final pairings set Thursday.
There are only 10 days remaining to make your vote count for the 2013 FIBA Europe Player of the Year awards.
It is a big week ahead for women's basketball on livebasketball.tv with no less than four EuroLeague Women games being streamed live to your living rooms.
FIBA Europe has announced that the Draw of the EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualification Round will be held in Barcelona, Spain on 3rd February.
After six games in the Regular Season of the EuroChallenge, 16 teams qualified for the second stage of the competition.
The pairings of the Eighth Finals of the EuroCup Women
have been set after the conclusion of the competition's Regular Season, on Thursday.
FIBA Europe is proud to announce the beginning of voting for FIBA Europe Player of the Year 2013.
The Draws of the EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round and the 2014 Youth European Championships were not the only highlight of the weekend in Munich.
The Youth European Championships 2014 Draw took place on Sunday in Freising, Germany.
The Draw for the EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round was completed in Freising, Germany on Sunday.
The draw for the European Championship of the Small Countries Men and Women took place on Sunday in Freising, Germany.
FIBA Europe announced, Thursday, the seeding pots for the EuroBasket Women 2015 2nd Qualification Round, ahead of Sunday's draw.
Ahead of this weekend's draw in Munich, Germany, the host cities for nearly all of the 2014 European youth championships have now been released.
FIBA's last Central Board meeting of 2013 came to a close on Sunday in Buenos Aires, Argentina with important discussions and exchange of information taking place on a variety of topics.
FIBA Europe Secretary General Kamil Novak will visit Ukraine in December to visit all of the designated venues for EuroBasket 2015.
On Tuesday 19 November, FIBA Europe launched a new Facebook page, "EuroBasket" which now incorporates all EuroBasket tournaments.
Following on from the announcement of all host countries for 2014 events at the FIBA Europe Board Meeting in Madrid, Spain over the weekend, the official draw is the next major event on the FIBA Europe calendar.
The FIBA Europe Board has approved a major change in the competition system of the EuroBasket finals format as of 2017, dispensing of the Second Round and moving into the elimination rounds directly after the first phase.
Following on from the success of the EuroBasket 2013 App which was launched back in August, FIBA Europe has now launched the "FIBA Europe Official App".
On request of a number of federations and as part of the on-going evaluation of youth basketball carried out by FIBA Europe, a meeting of performance directors was organised in Munich.
In anticipation of the start of the new EuroChallenge season on 5 November, FIBA Europe has launched a website exclusive to the competition.
Over the weekend in Prague, Czech Republic, mini basketball enthusiasts, coaches and specialists from around Europe met for the annual U14 Get Together.
The EuroLeague Women Final Eight 2014 will be hosted by the city of Ekaterinburg and the local club UMMC, FIBA Europe announced on Monday.
Digital sports media company PERFORM has partnered with FIBA, the FIBA zones including FIBA Europe and Euroleague Basketball, to provide a live streaming destination for global basketball.
The Czech capital, Prague, is getting ready to welcome the FIBA Europe 2013 U14 Get Together and Mini Basketball Convention, from 18-20 October.
The President of the French Basketball Federation (FFBB), Jean-Pierre Siutat, has been awarded the rank of Chevalier of the Legion of Honour by French President François Hollande.