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WBSA: French National tour round up

November 14, 2010 in Other Leagues

Game 2:

French Turn the tables on SASOL SA squad

JOHANNESBURG, 30 October 2010 – Just 24 hours after the Sasol SA squad drew first blood in the three-game French Internal Tour, the world’s number two ranked team thwarted the home side’s bid to make it two in a row on Saturday.

France made good on their promise to play more aggressively and sink more goals and their 64-50 victory at the Mandeville Indoor Stadium in Johannesburg has set up an intense battle for Sunday’s final game.

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SASOL SA squad draws first blood against the French

October 30, 2010 in News

JOHANNESBURG, 29 October 2010 – In a tightly contested battle, the Sasol South Africa squad brought it home in the opening game of the French Internal Tour on Friday night.

The French suffered a 72-66 defeat at the Mandeville Indoor Stadium in Johannesburg, a victory that delighted national coach Patrick Fick and left his opposite number shaking his head in disbelief. Read the rest of this entry →

WBSA: French National Team tours SA

October 28, 2010 in Other Leagues

It is our pleasure to inform you that Wheelchair Basketball SA will host the IWBF World Silver Medalist, France in Johannesburg, from the 26th October 2010 to 31st October 2010. The competition has been sanctioned by the WBSA Executive Committee in preparation for the 2011 qualifications for the London Paralympics. Read the rest of this entry →

IWBF 2009 latest results

October 8, 2009 in News

iwbf logs 2009

Information supplied by Charles Saunders and edited by Victor Shakineza

IWBF Africa World Qualifiers Program 2009

September 20, 2009 in News

The IWBF Africa World Cup Qualifiers for Wheelchair Basketball will be hosted in South Africa with 8 African countries participating in Wheelchair Basketball at Mandeville Indoor Sports Centre, for the qualification to the World Cup in Birmingham July 2010.

Countries Attending – Algeria, Angola, Gabon, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa & Zimbabwe

Tournament dates: 3 – 10 October 2009.

Here is the full schedule:

2 October 2009 Officials & Team Arrival


19:00                           Meeting IWBF & IWBF AFRICA Competitions

3 October 2009           Meetings & Player Classification


09:00                           IWBF Africa Competitions & Team Management Meeting

11:00                           Team Classification

14:00                           Executive IWBF Africa Meeting Read the rest of this entry →