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Spain win FIBA basketball World Cup – Euro Weekly News
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Spain win FIBA basketball World Cup – Euro Weekly News

Spain beat Argentina to win the World CupSPAIN are the basketball world champions. They comfortably beat Argentina, 95-75, in the Final of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 today. Spain always looked to be on top after having the better start. They scored 14 of the game’s first 16 points, although that is not to mean Argentina sat back and accepted…

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Basketball – France knock holders US out of World Cup medal rounds – CNA
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Basketball – France knock holders US out of World Cup medal rounds – CNA

Sport Basketball – FIBA World Cup – Quarter Finals – United States v France – Dongguan Basketball Center, Dongguan, China – September 11, 2019 France’s Nicolas Batum and Rudy Gobert in action REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon 11 Sep 2019 09:35PM(Updated: 11 Sep 2019 09:55PM) BEIJING: France caused the biggest shock of the basketball World Cup in China…

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Basketball: ‘Disrespected’ MVP Antetokounmpo and Greece out of World Cup – CNA
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Basketball: ‘Disrespected’ MVP Antetokounmpo and Greece out of World Cup – CNA

SHENZHEN, China: Greece’s coach said that NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo had been the victim of a lack of “respect” after being fouled out as the team narrowly exited the Basketball World Cup on Monday (Sep 9).The Milwaukee Bucks standout picked up a questionable, fifth foul midway through the fourth quarter and even though Greece beat the…

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Basketball World Cup: Greece call for officials to be banned after elimination – BBC Sport
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Basketball World Cup: Greece call for officials to be banned after elimination – BBC Sport

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 12 points, nine rebounds and four assists before he was fouled out during Greece’s match with the Czech RepublicGreece are calling for the officials who oversaw their final game at the Basketball World Cup to be banned.The Greeks needed to beat the Czech Republic by 12 points to reach the quarter-finals, but…

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Basketball: Age-defying Scola propels Argentina towards World Cup glory – CNA
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Basketball: Age-defying Scola propels Argentina towards World Cup glory – CNA

SHANGHAI:  Luis Scola is 39, his hair has more than a few streaks of grey and at the Basketball World Cup in China he has shared the court with rivals half his age.But Argentina’s evergreen captain is playing a big part in the country’s bid to win the world crown for the first time since…

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Basketball World Cup referees sent home after blunder – The Punch
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Basketball World Cup referees sent home after blunder – The Punch

Basketball’s governing body on Sunday removed from the World Cup blundering match officials who made an error in the dying seconds of Lithuania’s tournament-ending loss to France, but the result stands. Lithuania’s furious coach Dainius Adomaitis lashed out at FIBA after Saturday’s 78-75 defeat to France, who moved into the quarter-finals at his team’s expense.…

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Basketball: World Cup referees sent home after blunder – CNA
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Basketball: World Cup referees sent home after blunder – CNA

Sport Lithuania’s coach Dainius Adomaitis reacts to a point during the Basketball World Cup Group L second round game between France and Lithuania in Nanjing on Sep 7, 2019. (WANG Zhao/AFP) 09 Sep 2019 12:15AM(Updated: 09 Sep 2019 02:42AM) SHANGHAI: Basketball’s governing body on Sunday (Sep 8) removed from the World Cup blundering match officials who…

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Basketball: Tall Blacks’ World Cup dream over after loss to Greece – New Zealand Herald
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Basketball: Tall Blacks’ World Cup dream over after loss to Greece – New Zealand Herald

Greece 103Tall Blacks 97 For just the second time in their Basketball World Cup history, the Tall Blacks will not be playing in the second round. Requiring a victory over Greece to qualify for the last 16, the Tall Blacks were right in with a shout of a major upset through three periods, but NBA…

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Basketball in China, through the eyes of a 40-year fan – Inkstone
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Basketball in China, through the eyes of a 40-year fan – Inkstone

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French Basketball World Cup star hits out after dope test – CNA
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French Basketball World Cup star hits out after dope test – CNA

SHENZHEN, China: French star Rudy Gobert accused basketball’s governing body FIBA of showing “no respect” on Monday after he said he was woken up for a doping test at the World Cup in China just hours after a match.The Utah Jazz centre made plain his anger in a tweet, writing: “Got woke up this morning for…

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Daily Show | Day 2 | FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 – FIBA
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Daily Show | Day 2 | FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 – FIBA

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The History of the FIBA Basketball World Cup | Part 4 | Documentary – FIBA
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The History of the FIBA Basketball World Cup | Part 4 | Documentary – FIBA

The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 is quickly approaching. Basketball and the World Cup brings us closer together as a global community – and in honor of that feat, we took a look back to commemorate The History of the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Enjoy Part 4 of the documentary. ►► Subscribe & hit the…

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How to watch the FIBA Basketball World Cup online in Australia – finder.com.au
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How to watch the FIBA Basketball World Cup online in Australia – finder.com.au

A live stream of all 92 games of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be aired in Australia. Here’s your complete TV guide. The 2019 edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup is upon us, so fans of the Boomers have plenty to look forward to over the next couple of weeks. The tournament…

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The History of the FIBA Basketball World Cup | Part 3 – Eurohoops
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The History of the FIBA Basketball World Cup | Part 3 – Eurohoops

2019-08-23T14:45:00+00:00 2019-08-23T14:45:00+00:00 2019-08-23T14:45:00+00:00. Antigoni Zachari 23/Aug/19 14:45 Eurohoops.net Antigoni Zachari The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 is quickly approaching FIBA presents the history of the event with a four-part documentary. By Eurohoops team / [email protected] The FIBA World Cup is just a week away and FIBA’s documentary takes us back in time, to the greatest…

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Israeli-American basketball coach Blatt reveals he has MS – The Times of Israel
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Israeli-American basketball coach Blatt reveals he has MS – The Times of Israel

Israeli-American basketball coach David Blatt revealed Monday that he was battling a progressive form of multiple sclerosis, but vowed to stay positive while fighting the degenerative disease. In an open letter published by the Greek team that he currently coaches, the 60-year-old Blatt said that he had been diagnosed with primary-progressive multiple sclerosis earlier this…

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