Press Releases 2014
Following on from the already huge digital success of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, FIBA has made available for free download a second screen "FIBA REPLAY" app from the Apple App Store.
Croatia, France, Germany and Latvia were awarded the right to be the hosts of next year's EuroBasket 2015, while France were also assigned the Final Phase.
The Group Phase of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup witnessed a lot of thrilling, entertaining and close games and this was reflected in some equally impressive broadcast ratings.
History will be written on Friday when the inaugural edition of the 3x3 European Championships tips off in Bucharest.
Team Trbovlje defeated Kranj in a thrilling 17-16 overtime win in Saturday's all-Slovenian final of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Lausanne Masters, which was held in the heart of the Olympic capital.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, and social media giant Twitter are teaming up on a large-scale and cutting-edge collaboration starting at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup (30 August-14 September).
Delegates from the 116 national federations in attendance at the FIBA World Congress on Thursday elected 12 of the potential 29 members that will make up the Central Board for the 2014-2019 term of office.
FIBA has taken a huge leap forward with the launch of the TV Academy (www.fibatvacademy.com), a revolutionary, innovative and cutting edge online educational tool.
FIBA on Wednesday held its final Central Board meeting of the 2010-2014 cycle.
The EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round concluded on Wednesday, with 13 teams securing their spot at next year's Final Round.
The preparations for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships, organised by the Romanian Basketball Federation and Sport Arena Streetball, under the aegis of FIBA Europe, have entered the final phase.
Team Novi Sad (SRB) edged out Bucharest (ROU) in an intense 16-14 win in Sunday's final of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Prague Masters, which was staged in the historic centre of the Czech capital.
FIBA Europe has imposed a one-game ban on two players and fined three Federations, following infraction of its regulations in recent EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round games.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, and Procter & Gamble (P&G), the world's largest maker of consumer packaged goods for home, hair and health, have signed a comprehensive partnership agreement to support FIBA's main competitions until 2015.
Serbia have finished the best of the European teams at the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship in Dubai, defeating Spain 62-59 in the bronze medal game.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation and FEB, the Spanish Basketball Federation, on Tuesday released 'Sube la Copa' the official song of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday afternoon the pools for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships which take place from 5-7 September in Bucharest, Romania.
The field of the participating nations for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships is now completed after the last qualifying event drew to a close in Riga, on Sunday.
FIBA Europe announced on Friday that it has received a record number of eight official bids from potential organisers of EuroBasket 2015.
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday that Israel's EuroBasket 2015 Qualifying Round home game against Montenegro, on 10 August, will be played in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Fans of basketball can follow the action from the 2014 U18 European Youth Championship Men which tips off in Konya, Turkey today, on YouTube.
Fans of basketball will have the opportunity to watch the semi-finals and the two medal games from the U20 European Championship this weekend on LiveBasketball.tv.
Tickets for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women are on sale and can be purchased on www.biletix.com, the official ticketing partner of the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF) for one of FIBA's flagship events.
The summer of live streaming from the 2014 European Youth Championships continues, with broadcasts from the U20 European Championship in Crete.
For the first time in its history the European Championship for Small Countries Women will be streamed live on the internet.
FIBA Europe President Turgay Demirel visited Ukraine on Tuesday to discuss EuroBasket 2017 with leading governmental officials.
FIBA Europe was proud to unveil the logo for the upcoming EuroCup Women season on Sunday in Munich.
The draw for EuroChallenge 2014-15 has concluded in Munich, Germany.
The EuroLeague Women draw for the 2014-15 season has concluded in Munich, Germany.
The draw for EuroCup Women 2014-15 has concluded in Munich, Germany.
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.
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.
FIBA Europe announced on Friday the seedings for the upcoming draw of the new EuroCup Women season, on Sunday, 6 July.
FIBA Europe announced on Friday the seedings for the upcoming draw of the new EuroChallenge season, on Sunday, 6 July.
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 youtube.com/fiba.
FIBA Europe announced on Thursday, the clubs which will participate in next season's EuroCup Women.
FIBA Europe announced Wednesday the clubs that will compete in the upcoming EuroLeague Women 2014-15 season.
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday that Enisey Krasnoyarsk (RUS) and Trabzonspor Medical Park (TUR) have joined the list of the EuroChallenge 2014-15 teams.
FIBA Europe announced on Tuesday the 32 clubs which will participate in the EuroChallenge 2014-15 season.
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)
Eleven teams punched their ticket to the EuroBasket Women 2015 in Hungary & Romania, after the conclusion of the 2nd
Qualification Round, Wednesday.
Due to unforeseen technical difficulties, the correct listings of the FIBA Europe commissions in their entirety were not displayed correctly on fibaeurope.com on 16, 17 and 18 June.
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.
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 are now confirmed for the 2014 3x3 EuroTour, with Split, Croatia and Gdynia, Poland completing the calendar, which takes in nine stops across Europe.
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.
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 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 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 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.