It's an honor to host the FIBA Intercontinental Cup: EBF President

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 02:58 GMT

Hassan Mostafa Sports Hall is the first arena in Africa to host the competition, which started 56 years ago.

Philippines pulls out of Asian Games in row over brawl

Sat, 28 Jul 2018 - 06:06 GMT

The Philippines national basketball team said Friday it has pulled out of the Asian Games as it prepares to appeal sanctions handed down over a nasty on-court brawl with Australia at a World Cup qualifier.

Egypt loses to China 68-63 in FIBA U-17 World Cup

Mon, 09 Jul 2018 - 11:47 GMT

Egypt U-17 national basketball team lost to China in the FIBA U-17 World Cup in the Class of 15-16, finishing 16th in the competition.

U16 basketball women reach FIBA Africa Championship’s semifinal

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 11:26 GMT

The junior U16 women’s basketball team qualified on Wednesday evening for the semi-finals of the FIBA Africa U16 Championship for women.

Egypt achieves 1st win in Women’s U-19 Basketball World Cup

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 08:34 GMT

Egypt defeated Puerto Rico 69-52 on Sunday in the Women’s U-19 Basketball World Cup in Italy; achieving their first win in the competition.

Egypt faces Tunisia in U-16 Basketball African championship

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt faces Tunisia in U-16 Basketball African Championship semifinals, Egypt seeks to win and qualify for U-17 World Cup in Argentina.

FIBA has announced the draw of AfroBasket 2017

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 07:28 GMT

Egypt plays in the fourth group of AfroBasket, alongside Senegal, Mozambique and South Africa.

Argentina vs. Egypt; behind the scenes

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 09:58 GMT

Egypt's lack of experience ended the Egyptian journey in the World Cup, while Argentina to face Spain in the quarterfinals.

Argentina beats Egypt to compete in the quarterfinals

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 07:45 GMT

Egypt failed to qualify for U19 Basketball World Cup quarterfinals, losing 72-67 against Argentina on Wednesday.

PJ Washington Praises Egypt’s Host to the U-19 Basketball World Cup

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 - 08:08 GMT

PJ Washington, USA’s U-19 Basketball team player, spoke on July 4 following USA’s 98-65 victory over Italy.

Egypt hosts FIBA’s opening ceremony

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 03:04 GMT

The International Basketball Association (FIBA) hosted the opening ceremony of the U19 World Cup on Saturday evening at the Cairo International indoor Stadium.

Youth Cup teams to visit children’s cancer hospital

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 - 03:21 GMT

FIBA U19 World Cup includes a visit to the children’s cancer hospital in Egypt.

U19 Basketball World Cup ticket release date confirmed

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 - 02:17 GMT

The organizing committee of the U19 basketball world cup has announced the ticket release date.

Sharmoofers performs in Basketball World Cup opening ceremony

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 - 11:00 GMT

The organizing committee of Baketball U 19 World Cup reached an agreement with the Egyptian band Sharmoofers to perform in the opening ceremony of the competition on the first of July in Cairo Stadium.

Pharaohs join Nantes 3x3 basketball World Cup

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 - 02:20 GMT

Egypt’s national 3x3 basketball team departed Cairo for France Friday to participate in the FIBA 3x3 World Cup.