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SA Men’s Basketball National Team coach appointed

SA Men’s Basketball National Team coach appointed

By on September 27, 2014 in News with 0 Comments

Following back-to-back Basketball National League title success with the Tshwane Suns, team coach George Makena has been handed a new challenge by the country’s basketball governing body. Basketball South Africa has given Makena the task of guiding the men’s national team, a role that the veteran coach is relishing. With the sport slowly regaining its place […]

The best dunk ever

The best dunk ever

By on September 25, 2014 in News with 0 Comments

14 years ago today, Vince Carter took to the stage during the 2000 Olympic Games and gave the world this: Yes, that french dude is 7’2 (about 2.18 metres tall), and Vinsanity jumped right over him. Whether you think it’s the best dunk ever or not, there’s no denying that this is incredible to watch, […]

BWB Africa 2014 – a priceless investment in African basketball

BWB Africa 2014 – a priceless investment in African basketball

By on August 13, 2014 in News with 0 Comments

Basketball Without Borders Africa 2014 officially wrapped up last week Friday at Wembley Arena in Johannesburg, finishing off four days of basketball playing, training and development that the participants will never forget. With about 55 players from all over Africa in attendance, campers get a chance of a lifetime to accelerate their basketball development. At the […]

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The Mogul’s Insight : BNL season 2014

The Mogul’s Insight : BNL season 2014

By on September 20, 2014 in BNL with 1 Comment

The sophomore season of the Basketball National League has been a great testament that basketball is indeed taking its place in professional sports in South Africa. Wembley Arena has been a great home for the league and big credit should go out to the Department of Sports and Recreation for their hand in having the […]

BNL 2014: Suns’ Mabiza chosen League MVP

BNL 2014: Suns’ Mabiza chosen League MVP

By on September 9, 2014 in BNL with 0 Comments

WHEN Tshwane Suns point guard Tichifara Mabiza was announced as the league’s Most Valuable Player, he was shocked. Amid the celebration of his team’s second league title win, Mabiza who had also been included in the Basketball National League end of season all star team, had a bemused look on his face after he was […]

BNL 2014: Tshwane Suns wrap it up in style

BNL 2014: Tshwane Suns wrap it up in style

By on September 8, 2014 in BNL with 0 Comments

THE Tshwane Suns fought the good fight and they prevailed. They will have woken up yesterday with a sense of accomplishment, after proving that they have the stuff champions are made of after making a successful defence of their Basketball National League (BNL) title the previous evening against the much vaunted Duzi Royals. After enduring […]

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