Rio 2016 Women’s Basketball Tournament (day 2)

The USA men's team began their Olympic campaign late last night (CET), now today is the turn of the women's team as they begin...

Rio 2016 Women’s Basketball Tournament (day 1)

The Olympic basketball tournament got underway in Rio with a clash between two countries that have braved numerous terror attacks over the past year...

Celine Dumerc to miss Rio Olympics

After capturing so much attention at London 2012, France's Celine Dumerc will not be doing the same thing in Rio. Dumerc has been ruled out...
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Olympic Women’s Basketball Tournament preview: A competition for runner-up?

A negative headline to begin the preview for the Olympic women's basketball tournament in Rio but ever since the Atlanta Games in 1996, the...

Korea’s Park Jisu in tears following Olympic elimination to Belarus

The end of an Olympic dream after coming so close is always an emotional experience that no athlete should go through but...

Belarus punch last ticket to Rio Olympics

Belarus booked the final spot at the women's basketball tournament for the Rio 2016 Olympics with a 56-39 rout of Korea in the fifth-placed...

FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament (Classification)

Belarus will have a chance for revenge when they meet Korea in the final game to secure the fifth and final spot at this...

FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament (quarter-finals)

The FIBA Women's Olympic Qualifiers have reached the last eight and for the winners, a place at the Rio Olympics is assured with the...

FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament (day 3)

France were the first team to make the quarter-finals of the Olympic Qualifiers in Nantes last night and on day three, the final day...

FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament (day 2)

The FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament for women continues for a second day as teams look to build on performances from the first day and...

FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament (day 1)

The road to Olympic basketball tournament in Rio de Janeiro begins for the women in Nantes, France as five nations look to join USA,...
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USA Basketball announce final women’s roster for Rio 2016

USA Basketball have revealed the 12 women that will head to Rio in a bid for a sixth straight Olympic gold medal. In the roster...

UMMC Ekaterinburg captures Euroleague Women’s crown

A Final Four MVP performance from Diana Taurasi has delivered UMMC Ekaterinburg a third EuroLeague Women title and their first since 2013 after they...

Fenerbahce Istanbul to host 2016 Euroleague Women Final Four

FIBA Europe announced on Tuesday that Fenerbahce S.K. Istanbul will be the hosts of the 2016 EuroLeague Women Final Four. The tournament will be played in the...

Ukraine stun holders and Italy leave it late against Montenegro, EuroBasket Women 2017 QR...

The international window once again opened as the evergreen Alina Iagupova propelled Ukraine to a memorable victory over European champions Serbia and the weekend featured...
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Alba Torrens preparing for grand homecoming

Alba Torrens missed out on representing Spain in the first international window. There was no way that she was missing February's series of games. The...

Twitter reaction to Olympic Qualifying Tournament

Last night's draw for the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament made the Rio Olympics feel very real, and for some of the teams drawn, the...

Olympic Qualifying draw for both men and women made

The draw for the 2016 Olympic Qualifying tournament has been made for both men and women. France have been drawn to play in Manila and...

Basketball under the radar at the Olympic Test Event, in case you forgot …...

The Olympic Basketball Test Event begins Friday inside building one of the Carioca Arena in Rio. The upcoming women’s basketball event hasn’t received a...

Vincent Collet to boast strong France team, Blatche thumbs up for Gilas, Rio 2016...

When the clock struck midnight across the world to bring in 2016, many people celebrated, raised their glasses, messaged loved ones and closed the...

Belarus back on track, EuroBasket Women 2017 qualifiers round-up

Giants Belarus will sleep easier this Christmas after getting their EuroBasket Women 2017 qualifying campaign back on track in the second round of games. Belarus...

Fans flock to EuroBasket Women qualifying games

FIBA's vision, as explained to the media during Eurobasket 2015 in Lille was to promote the international game on a broader scale: more games,...

Latvia edge Baltic neighbours, while Montenegro see-off stubborn GB, EuroBasket Women 2017 QR round...

Latvia sealed a 65-62 win over neighbours Lithuania in Riga as the Eurobasket Women 2017 qualifying rounds got underway on Saturday. Dita Rosenberga finished off a...

Senegal outplay Cameroon to claim AfroBasket Women’s title and a spot in Rio

Senegal have won their first Afrobasket Women's title since 2009 after outclassing tournament hosts Cameroon 81-66 in Yaounde. Their 11th continental title win earns them a...

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