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Wheelchair Basketball News…

By on July 26, 2009 in Other Leagues with 0 Comments
Wheelchair Basketball News…

Here are some extracts from the Newsletter that I received regarding Wheelchair basketball ” It was the Confederation Cup final and USA; the underdogs so nearly caused an upset of the century as Brazil calmly took the game away from them (thank you to VISA for the invitation to an amazing game of football). Bafana […]

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Update from Serbia 2009 World Student Games… (2)

By on July 12, 2009 in News with 15 Comments

Day 9 in Belgrade. Serbia clinch the title – Jul 11, 2009 (by Eurobasket News) Final Serbia – Russia 73:51 Serbia triumphed at the World University Games in Belgrade. In 2007 Serbia stopped one step away from the title but the home tournament brought the long-awaited success. Nemanja Protic (182-G-86) scored 19 points to pace the hosts past Russia. Serbia […]

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DHS – looking back on 10 years with Myles…

By on December 2, 2008 in FanZone with 10 Comments

As I sit here in my office and reflect on the last six months I have been thinking, back over the last ten years of my involvement in DHS basketball, and have felt the need to communicate with all those who have helped shape me and the basketball of this province and country. Some of […]

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Unitards and Gold Medals….

By on October 6, 2008 in FanZone with 10 Comments
Unitards and Gold Medals….

Photo credit: Mark Dadswell/Getty Images I wrote this piece on the eve of the Beijing Olympics.  The USA re-established their dominance as world leaders in basketball as both women and men’s teams won the ultimate athletic achievement, Olympic gold.  Asides from Mali’s butter fingered opposition to Lisa Leslie’s team USA in the women’s preliminaries, one […]

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Paralympic Wheelchair Basketball – the results

By on September 17, 2008 in Other Leagues with 4 Comments
Paralympic Wheelchair Basketball – the results

With the Paralympics over, here is a quick rundown of the wheelchair basketball results. Basketball clubs Province City Team name Contact person Contact Eastern Cape Grahamstown Makana Spears Rodney 082 922 6203 Eastern Cape Mthatha Mthatha Heats Rodney 082 922 6203 Eastern Cape Port Elizabeth Gemineyez Lusanda Kwinana 076 617 2364 Gauteng Pretoria Tshwane Phantoms […]

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