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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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South Africa withdraws from Jones Cup

By on July 10, 2009 in News with 5 Comments

South African men’s and women’s teams withdrew from the 2009 Jones Cup competition and forced Chinese Taipei Basketball Association (CTBA), Jones Cup’s organizing body, to revise the game schedule. After the withdrawal, there are nine men’s teams and four women’s teams in the tournament. South Africans refused to pay their own airfare, CTBA said, noting that it […]

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Update from Serbia 2009 World Student Games… (1)

By on July 8, 2009 in News with 8 Comments

Japan – South Africa 107:61 Japan posted the first win at the World University Games in Belgrade. They dismantled South Africa in Group O today. The African team remained winless as they suffered the third straight defeat at the tournament. Kosuke Kanamaru knocked down 19 points to lead Japan. Takatoshi Furukawa had 18 points in […]

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Williams Jones Cup 2009 schedules are available…

By on July 8, 2009 in News with 8 Comments

Please watch out for some more development in the coming days as I have been informed that South Africa have pulled out of this event… But here is the schedule non the less WITH SA in it… July 18 1100 Iran-Kazakhstan 1300 Taiwan 2nd-South Africa 1500 Jordan-Philippines 1700 Korea-Lebanon 1900 Opening Ceremony 1930 Taiwan-Japan July […]

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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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