FIBA World Cup

Spain seal second FIBA World Cup by defeating Argentina 95-75

This win assumes even further importance considering the fact that the squad was considered amongst the rank outsiders at the start of the tournament comprising of 32 teams. 

Sep 15, 2019, 21:32 PM IST

China named 2019 Basketball World Cup host

China has won the right to host the 2019 basketball World Cup, beating the Philippines in Friday`s vote in Tokyo.

Aug 07, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao to promote Philippines's bid for 2019 Basketball World Cup

Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said that he would promote the Philippines' bid to host the 2019 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup.

Jul 23, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Argentine NBA star Emanuel Ginobili not thinking of retiring

Star Argentinean basketball player Emanuel Ginobili Wednesday said he'll make no decision about retiring from the National Basketball Association (NBA) until the end of the playing season.

Dec 31, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Basketball World Cup: Tiago Splitter warns Brazil of complacency against Argentina

Brazil centre Tiago Splitter Saturday warned that the satisfaction of qualifying for the knockout phase of the FIBA World Cup should not lead to his side relaxing in their last 16 tie against Argentina.

Sep 06, 2014, 18:44 PM IST

USA men`s team trims roster ahead of World Cup

The US men`s national team cut three more players on Tuesday, leaving 16 fighting for 12 spots on the squad that will compete in the FIBA World Cup later this month in Spain.

Aug 06, 2014, 04:59 AM IST

USA`s Leonard withdraws from FIBA World Cup

NBA finals MVP Kawhi Leonard says he is withdrawing his name from the pool of players being considered for Team USA at the FIBA World Cup.

Jul 17, 2014, 10:48 AM IST