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fibaFIBA was founded on 18th June 1932 in Geneva, Switzerland. We therefore start our 75th Anniversary celebrations today and would like to invite you all to celebrate it with us.


The visionary men who met on that summer day of 1932 in Geneva would have probably never imagined, not even in their wildest dreams, how popular the game of basketball has become 75 years later. Basketball is amongst the most popular sports in the world and truly conforms one of the pillars of the Olympic movement.

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    Bradley-Beal-20-06-2014WASHINGTON (FIBA U17 World Championship/FIBA Basketball World Cup) - Emerging star Bradley Beal stepped up his game for the Washington Wizards in his second season in the NBA. And winning the inaugural FIBA U17 World Championship in 2010 played a big role in the1 being prepared for big games like the playoffs. Beal was the MVP of the first-ever ...

  • IWBF - Women's Wheelchair World Championships set to tip off in Toronto

    IWBF-Women_sWC-19-06-2014Toronto (IWBF Women's World Championship) - If he's been paying attention to that other tournament going on in Brazil this week, Holger Glinicki, the head coach of 2012 Paralympic gold medalists Germany must be using the example of Spain to let his players know that the top step of the podium at the 2014 IWBF Women's World Championship is anything but ...

  • FIBA - International coaches clinic to be staged in Pilsen during FIBA U17 WC Women

    Natalia-Hejkova-19-06-2014PILSEN (FIBA U17 World Championship for Women) - A centrepiece of the upcoming FIBA U17 World Championship for Women in the Czech Republic will be an international coaching clinic facilitated by some of the biggest names in the women's game. The two-day event (Saturday-Sunday 5-6 July) which will take place at the City Arena in Pilsen, one of the two host ...

  • FIBA - Emirates Airline and Dubai Duty Free sign on as sponsors for FIBA U17 World Championship

    Emirates-Dubai-Duty-Free-18-06-2014DUBAI (FIBA U17 World Championship) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Basketball Association has signed world leading companies Emirates Airline and Dubai Duty Free as sponsors for the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship. Emirates will serve as the Presenting Sponsor and Official Airline of the Championship, while Dubai Duty Free will be the Event Sponsor as ...

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