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BSA Senior National Championship ’09

By on December 4, 2009 in News


HOSTED BY KZNBA – Kwazulu Natal Basketball Association in Durban

Date: 14th – 18th December 2009

KZNBA is proud to announce that it will be hosting the annual Basketball SA Senior Championships to be held from the 14th – 18th Dec 09. These exciting games will be held at DUT – Durban University of Technology ( Steve Biko Campus). The final will be held on the 18th Dec at the Victoria Mxenge Sports Centre in Umlazi (D Section – next to the soccer stadium).

The participating teams are as follow:

  1. Kwazulu Natal
  2. Western Cape
  3. Free State
  4. Eastern Cape
  5. Mpumalanga
  6. Limpopo
  7. Northern Cape
  8. North West
  9. Gauteng

The tournament will be attracting the best players in South Africa and some that have represented the National team oversees in big tournaments. The teams will be represented by both the ladies and men. The most interesting games will be the games between Gauteng and KZN as they have been arch rivals for years. The Gauteng team, both ladies and men are the reigning champions of 2008. It will be interesting to see the turn of events. We can’t leave out the other teams that are coming up strong e.g. Western Cape, Limpopo and Free State. These teams have shown over the years that there are capable of winning the championship. Now, that is something also to look forward too.

The tournament is used to scout out for new talent that will eventually represent the South African National Basketball teams to represent the country at an international level such as the FIBA Championships.

Entrance is free! The will be entertainment through out the tournament everyday and giveaways from DSTV. There will be shoot out and dunking competitions!

We are proud to announce the sponsors that are board:

  1. Thekwini Municipality
  2. KZN Department of Sports and Recreation
  3. KZN Academy of Sports
  4. DSTV
  5. Coca Cola

We would like to urge people to come in numbers as it will be an exciting tournament especially kids as it would be a good opportunity for them to see some of their favorite  players they inspire to be like one day.

For more information please contact:

Lungile Mposula – 0727380071 or

Information supplied by Sanele Mthiyane

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  1. Rasta says:

    Cant wait for these big Tournament of the year. But with other provinces like Gauteng(2008 Champs) not going to the tournament, i think it wont be the tournament we where waiting for the hole year. Competition level will drope

  2. baller says:

    let the games begin.

  3. Theo says:

    It is time for limpopo to shine.the trophy is comin to limpopo.the tournament wont be the same without gauteng.

  4. K says:

    good luck to everyone at this year’s champs. GP is sad to be missing out but glad to be getting a chance at figuring out how to make sure that we never miss another opportunity…

  5. Joe says:

    Can anyone attending the IPT give us daily updates of the games?