Archives for January 2012

FIBA Launches “Basketball World Cup”

FIBA officially launched the 2014 edition of the World Basketball Championship on Thursday night in Madrid in a special event in which the new name of the flagship tournament was also unveiled. A way of bringing basketball closer to its millions of fans worldwide, the World Basketball Championship will now be known as the “Basketball […]

Fenerbahce, Galatasaray, Ros Casares Living Up to “Title Favorites” Tag

Powerhouse squads Fenerbahce, Galatasaray, and Ros Casares are proving why they are considered as title favorites after posting impressive victories in the lone game day of the EuroLeague Women Season this week. Turkish powerhouse Fenerbahce displayed terrific firepower to hammer out an impressive 72-60 win over Nadezhda to stay as the only undefeated team in […]

Baylor Still Unchallenged on Top of the Rankings

As expected, the undefeated Baylor Lady Bears remains on top and further solidified their grip on the no.1 spot in The Associated Press Women’s College Basketball Rankings for the 12th straight week. The Lady Bears, who started their reign since the Pre-Season Rankings, had a tough two-game assignment last week, facing ranked teams. However, Brittney […]

WNBA Releases 2012 Season Schedule

Almost four months before the new season starts, the WNBA released the schedule for the 16th WNBA Season, which will kick off on May 18. The 2012 Season of the premier women’s basketball league in the world will start in an exciting duel between the 2010 champions Seattle Storm and the Los Angeles Sparks, which […]

Fenerbahce Cruises to Tenth Straight Win in EuroLeague Women

Fenerbahce continues to prove why they are the favorites to win the title this season after scoring their tenth-straight with an 80-60 demolition of Tarbes GB to remain perfect in the ongoing EuroLeague Women season. Coming to the game as the overwhelming favorites, Fenerbahce displayed confidence and tremendous attack to build an early 23-11 lead […]

Undefeated Baylor Still Rules AP Women’s Basketball Rankings

The undefeated Baylor Lady Bears extended their reign after being voted as the top team in The Associated Press Women’s Basketball Rankings for the tenth-straight week. The Lady Bears had another impressive week, defeating Oklahoma State, 71-44, followed by a 77-59 demolition of Texas for the 17th win in as many games this season, which […]

SpartaK Scores Eighth Win, Beretta-Famila Clobbers CCC Polkowice

Sparta&K Moscow stayed sizzling despite a long break as they scored their eighth win of the season, while Beretta-Famila Schio clobbered their opponent on Thursday night. Russian perennial powerhouse Sparta&K Moscow solidified their grip on the second spot in Group C after hammering out a convincing 79-60 win over Gospic Croatia in front of a […]

Fenerbahce Still Undefeated, Galatasaray and Ros Casares Stays Sharp

The New Year did not break the momentum of the top teams in the current EuroLeague Women season as Fenerbahce remained undefeated, while Galatasaray and Ros Casares stayed sharp. Turkish powerhouse Fenerbahce solidified their status as the lone unbeaten team after scoring a dominating 78-62 win over Euroleasing Sopron on Wednesday night. Ivana Matovic was […]

Baylor Remains Undisputed in Women’s Basketball Rankings

The Baylor University Lady Bears continues to reign in NCAA Women’s Basketball scene after being unanimously chosen as the top team in The Associated Press Women’s Basketball rankings. The Lady Bears received all the 39 possible first-place votes after having a strong showing last week, defeating Missouri and Iowa State to finish on top of […]

Carol Ross Named New Head Coach of Los Angeles Sparks

The Los Angeles Sparks proved that they are dead serious in making a huge turn around next WNBA Season after naming Carol Ross as their new head coach. Sparks Vice President and General Manager Penny Toler, whose team received a huge break after securing the top pick in the 2012 WNBA Draft, announced the development […]