Tag Archives: FIBA Asia

Improved India go down to South Korea

Bengaluru, 25 Sept 2019: All 4 of the 2017 Semi-finalists continue to stay undefeated after the second day of action at the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup, securing their spots in the next phase of the competition. An improved India went down to better-ranked South Korea for their second loss. Australia cruised to another victory, allowing… Read More »

India, Kazakhstan to clash in Division B final

Bengaluru, 2 Nov 2018: India easily defeated Hong Kong 83-38 in the semifinals of 2018 FIBA Asia Women’s (Under-18) basketball championships Division B at Sree Kanteerava Stadium here on Friday. In the other last-four match, Kazakhstan defeated Syria 76-56 at the Koramangala Indoor Stadium. India will now meet Kazakhstan on Saturday at 8pm at the… Read More »

Koreans withstand late-dash by Aussie Gems, qualify for U19 World Cup: FIBAu18Asia

Bengaluru, 29 Oct 2018: In a thrilling high-speed encounter that provided seat-edged excitement to a sparse die-hard basketball crowd, strong favourites Australia appeared to have stolen a last-minute march over Asian giants Korea, but it was not to be as Korea regained their composure for a splendid but narrow 63-62 victory that takes them directly… Read More »

India use depleted Gaum as match practice

Bengaluru, 29 Oct 2018: Fancied Indian girls had a fruitful day on the courts using depleted Guam as a punching bag to gain practice and exposure to all the players while the lowly team enjoyed the big stage and the Pacific Island players had fun at the FIBA under-18 Women’s Asian Championship at the Sree Kanteerava… Read More »

Aussie Gems continue winning run; China edge out a fighting Jr Tall Ferns: Asian U18 Basketball

Bengaluru, 29 Oct 2018: Strong contenders Australia, popularly known as Gems down under, settled down and continued their winning run putting paid to the aspirations of Chinese Taipei 106-66 in their second Division A, Group A match in the FIBA under-18 Women’s Asian Championship at the Kanteerava Indoor Stadium here on Monday. After the first… Read More »