International Basketball

FIBA Global Partner TCL Adopts ‘Her World Her Rules’ Women’s Basketball Program

Shenzhen, china, June 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – TCL, one of the world’s leading smart technology companies, officially announces that it has become the Global Promotional Partner of FIBA’s “Her World, Her Rules” (“HWHR”) program, demonstrating its commitment to empower women and girls around the world. This cooperation opens …

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109 Razorbacks Earn Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll

Razorback Communications June 24, 2021 Birmingham, Alabama – An incredible 109 Arkansas student-athletes have achieved SEC Academic Honor Roll status for the 2021 spring semester as part of 1,615 Southeastern Conference student-athletes, as announced Thursday by SEC commissioner Greg Sankey. The SEC’s Spring 2021 Academic Honor Roll includes the sports …

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The Kiwi woman who changed basketball

For more than four decades, Barbara Wheadon has helped shape basketball – at home and abroad – in her many roles, and has been recognized with the sport’s highest honor. Few people have had an impact on basketball in New Zealand and around the world like Barbara Wheadon. A leader, …

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Is Gonzaga the new Blue Blood program?

In college basketball, traditional central schools are referred to as “blue blood”. Some of the blue bloods in college basketball include Kansas, North Carolina, Duke, and Kentucky. For the past 20 years, the blue bloods of college basketball have remained unchanged. However, one school is fortunate enough to become the …

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Weir to coach the Canadian team; Lobos Hires Strength Coach »Albuquerque Journal

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. Former University of New Mexico men’s basketball coach Paul Weir has been named the head coach of Team Canada’s National Under-19 team. (Photo from newspaper folder) Paul Weir will …

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“Basketball is a complete physical exercise”

He was speaking at a webinar titled “Karate and Sports Seminar for Physical and Spiritual Development of … “Basketball is a complete physical exercise” He was speaking at a webinar titled “Karate and Sports Seminar for Student Physical and Spiritual Development organized by Karate Budokan International (Vidarbha region) and is …

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Pope: Basketball helps young people ‘look up’

Pope Francis highlights teamwork and discipline as important aspects of sports activities in his address to a delegation from the Italian Basketball Federation. By Vatican News Editor Pope Francis received a delegation from the Italian Basketball Federation (FIP) on Monday as it celebrates a centenary since its creation. Founded in …

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Gilas 3×3 keeps an eye on the future

GILAS Pilipinas 3×3 winless in Fiba 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament is a huge learning experience as the country is looking to make it onto the world stage soon. “We will come back to Manila with the belief that over time we will be able to compete with the best countries …

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Basketball star Kawhi Leonard announces new music project ‘Culture Jam’ and shares new song and visual for “Everything Different” ft. NBA YoungBoy + Rod Wave

Photo credit: Mark Peaced In a historic move, two-time NBA Champion and Finals MVP, two-time NBA defensive player, five-time NBA All-Star and Kobe Bryant’s inaugural NBA All-Star Game MVP award recipient Kawhi Leonard, joining forces with music industry powerhouse and senior vice president of A&R at Warner Records, Eesean Bolden …

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Genius secures BAL data partnership to strengthen presence in global basketball

Engineering sports maintained its strategy of global expansion by securing a partnership with the African basketball league (BAL), assuming the responsibilities of official provider of real-time BAL statistics. Long-time data partner of International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and its 200 member leagues and federations, Genius will leverage its presence in sport …

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Ange Kouame delighted to be naturalized

Gilas Pilipinas Men officially has her man in the middle for the present and the future after President Rodrigo Duterte enacted the Ange Kouame naturalization law. “I’m great right now. I’m screaming all over the house right now. I’m proud, just proud to be a kababayan,” Kouame told ESPN5.com, clearly …

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