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  • AASE weekend for GB U20s!

    There was delight for the GB U20 Men’s team this weekend as they secured promotion to Division A for the first time since 2015 with an emphatic 81-65 win over Russia. That victory sealed 3rd … more

  • 12 Names Listed For Great Britain's First Challenge in the FIBA U16 Men's European Championships

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    GREAT BRITAIN UNDER-16 MEN'S SQUAD

    David Chive London Greenhouse Pioneers
    Joseph Barrett Bradford Dragons
    Kemari Kennley Bailey Sussex Bears
    Louis Norton-Cuffy Peckham Pride
    Mate Okros Kent Crusaders
    Segun Shodunke Kent Crusaders
    Theo Hughes Brentwood Fire
    Tomiwa Sulaiman London Greenhouse Pioneers
    Vasja Pandza Leeds Force
    Veron Eze Ipswich
    Christopher Feeney Basketball Paisley
    Eric Donaldson Bay Area Warriors (USA)



    Head Coach James Vear will lead the squad, which will take on Portugal, Macedonia, Georgia, Kosovo and Luxembourg, who they will face in the opening game on Thursday August 10th.

    James told gbbasketball.com, "We are happy to be able to pick our final twelve but it's also difficult as we lose players who have been with us since the start of this process."

    "We have had a good preparation phase which continues this weekend in Belgium, then another camp in the UK and an acclimatisation game vs Greece in Bulgaria."

    "This is an exciting age group with a lot of talent and we need to continue to work hard in the short period we have left before the European Championships."

    He will be backed by Assistant Coach Craig Nicol, Performance Analyst Ieuan Alex Jones, Strength & Conditioning coach Hani Assi, Physio Mark Dayson as well as Team Manager Howard Leighton

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  • Preliminary Notice - 76th Annual General Meeting

    PRELIMINARY NOTICE

    76th Annual General Meeting

    The 76th Annual General Meeting of Basketball England (a company limited by guarantee, registered number 1429756) will be held on Saturday 14th … more

  • U13 Girls Regional Development Tournament - Sunday

    Nine regions from across England took part in the U13 girls regional development tournament over the two days. With players impressing over the weekend the next step in the talent pathway is the … more

  • U13 Boys Regional Development Tournament - Sunday

    After a strong day of action to conclude the RDT weekend, the selectors responsible for evaluating this crop of players were given a tremendously difficult task. With the standard of play on both … more

  • U13 Boys Regional Development Tournament - Saturday

    After day 1 of the Boys U13 Regional Development Tournament, there was a lot to discuss. With an inspirational level of play on display, coaches and fans alike were quick to pay tribute to the on … more