Nigeria were crowned as continental champions for the first time after beating Angola 74-65 to win this year's AfroBasket.
Hosts China came from behind against South Korea to make it two wins out of two at the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Asia Women’s Championship in Wuhan.
Defending champions Angola maintained their pursuit of a 12th Afrobasket Championships title, recordomg a hard-fought 58-51 victory over hosts Tunisia to reach the final at the Salle Omnisport de Rades.
Defending champions Japan began the 2015 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Asia Women’s Championship campaign with victory over South Korea in a rematch of the 2013 final on the opening day of the event in Wuhan, China.
Egypt will take on Algeria for fifth place at the Afrobasket Championships after they bounced back from their defeat at the hands of defending champions Angola with a comfortable 74-51 victory over Mali at the Salle Omnisport de Rades in Tunisia.
Defending champions Angola cruised into the semi-finals of the Afrobasket Championships with a comfortable 83-63 victory over Egypt at Salle Omnisport de Rades in Tunisia.
Gabon produced the biggest upset of this year’s Afrobasket Championships so far as they stunned Cape Verde with a 77-67 victory to seal their place in the quarter-finals of the event in Radès, Tunisia.
Russia’s former National Basketball Association (NBA) star Andrei Kirilenko has been unanimously elected President of the Russian Basketball Federation (RFB), it has been announced.
Host nation Tunisia secured their place in the quarter-finals of the 2015 Afrobasket Championships after claiming a dramatic 69-68 overtime victory against Morocco in Radès.
Australia’s men’s basketball team have secured a spot at next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after they beat rivals New Zealand 89-79 to claim the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Oceania Championships title in Wellington.
Australia gain male and female double over New Zealand to close in on Rio 2016 basketball qualification
Australia have moved within one win of Rio 2016 Olympic qualification after a fiercely contested 71-59 victory over New Zealand in the first match of a two-game series, which is doubling as the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Oceania Championships, while their female counterparts also won their first match.
The International Basketball Association (FIBA) has officially opened its new regional office for Oceania in the Gold Coast, Australia.
Brazil will compete in the men’s and women’s basketball competitions on home soil at next year’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after resolving their dispute with the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), it was announced today.
Spain have been revealed as hosts for next year's International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Under-17 World Championships, with the men’s and women’s tournaments set to be held for jointly for the first time.
China will host the 2019 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup following victory over the Philippines in the race to stage the event, it has been announced.