Hana Horakova Notably Missing in Czech Republic’s Prelim Squad

Hana Horakova will miss the 2011 EuroBasket in Poland after deciding to have some rest in national team duties, Czech Republic Basketball Federation announced. Horakova, who was the 2010 World Championship Most Valuable Player after leading Czech Republic to a silver-medal finish, opted not to play in the EuroBasket for the second-straight time for family […]

Spain Preliminary Roster Released

In preparation for the upcoming 2011 EuroBasket Women in Poland, the Spanish Women’s National Basketball Team was released. Alba Torrens, Amaya Valdemoro, and Sancho Lyttle, who all made waves in different tournaments this year, headline the 15-player preliminary roster of Spain, who is dubbed as one of the favorites in this year’s EuroBasket. The 15-player […]

Sue Bird Ends Long-Time Stint with Spartak

USA National Team standout Sue Bird will not be suiting up for the Sparta&K MR Vidnoje starting next EuroLeague Women season, the team announced on Thursday. Spartak general manager Steve Costalas announced the development, saying that the superstar point guard, who has been the team’s cornerstone for the past few years, has decided to transfer […]

Belarus Releases EuroBasket Preliminary Squad

Belarus national team coach Anatoli Buyalski announced the team’s preliminary squad for the upcoming EuroBasket 2011 in Poland, where they will try to pick up from where they left off during last year’s World Basketball Championship. Yelena Leuchanka, who recently helped the Wisla Can-Pack bag the Polish title and was named as a EuroLeague Women […]

Poland EuroBasket Women 2011 Draw Complete

The draw for the Women's Eurobasket 2011 is complete. The competition will take place from June 18th to July 3rd. The city of Bydgoszcz will host Group A and Group B, while Katowice will play host to Group C and Group D and the Final Round will take place in Lodz. The Additional Qualifying Tournaments […]

New Logo For Eurobasket Women 2011 In Poland

In Munich, was the official presentation of the logo Women's European Championship 2011, which on 18 June – 3 July next year will be held in Bydgoszcz, Katowice and Lodz. The Board of FIBA Europe official logo was unveiled EuroBasket Women 2011, which in late June – July next year will be held in Poland. […]

System Change For EuroBasket 2013

Changes are coming to the Eurobasket 2013 Competition as decided by FIBA on Monday. The EuroBasket Women Final Round will still be played with 16 teams in the future but the system of Qualification with Division A and B has been abolished. According to the changes done for EuroBasket Men 2013, all teams will play […]

Host Cities for EuroBasket Women 2011 Announced

The Organizers of the EuroBasket Women 2011 has released the three cities in Poland which will host the event that is scheduled on June 18 to July 3, 2011. The Preliminary and Quarterfinal round of the EuroBasket Women in 2011 will be played on Katowice and Bydgoszcz while the Finals will be held in Lodz. […]

EuroBasket Women 2011 Qualifying Seeds Draw

EuroBasket Women 2011Division A The European teams participating in the FIBA World Championship For Women 2010 qualify directly for the Final Round of EuroBasket Women 2011: France, Russia, Spain, Belarus, Greece, Czech Republic and EuroBasket Women 2011 hosts Poland. Qualifying Round Teams Belgium Bulgaria Croatia Finland Germany Great Britain Hungary Israel Italy Latvia Lithuania Montenegro […]