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Road to Lybia 2009

By on July 22, 2009 in News with 2 Comments

I’m back with a quick update on the ongoing preparations of some of the countries that will be taking part in the African Basketball Championships in Libya in early August this year: Mozambique is participating in the Lusophony Games (For former Portuguese Colonies) and lost surprisingly their first game to Guinea-Bissau 68-62. Their roster looks […]

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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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Recent News Snippets…

By on June 30, 2009 in News with 0 Comments

As you might remember from, the SA team went to a four nations tournament involving Portugal, Angola and DRC held in Angola. They didn’t win any games there but they gained some valuable experience. The U16 Boys and Girls national teams went to Zimbabwe where they took part in the Zone 6 games, they […]

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SA ladies trails in Angola 2009

By on May 27, 2009 in News with 8 Comments
SA ladies trails in Angola 2009

As part of  their preparations to the African Championships in Madagascar, the ladies national team undertook a trip to Angola to take part in a four nations tournament. The tournament was attended by Portugal, Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa and the hosts Angola.  In their first game against Portugal: It was a tough game because […]

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