Spain wins FIBA World Cup, giving Marc Gasol a rare double

Winning Spain its first FIBA World Cup since 2006, enabled Marc Gasol of Toronto Raptors to join Lamar Odom as the only players to win a World Cup and an NBA championship in the same year.

India lose to Jordan in FIBA World Cup qualifiers

This was India's third defeat in as many games and Satnam Singh’s men are now at the bottom of Group C.


US lawmakers, Sikhs hail FIBA decision to lift ban on headgear

The ruling allowing turbans, yarmulkes, and hijabs in international basketball competitions comes after several years of interfaith advocacy with Jewish, Muslim, and other groups.

No-turban rule may well kill basketball in Punjab: Sikh players

According to Article 4.4.2 of the official basketball rules, players are only allowed to wear headbands no wider than five centimetres.

India demolish SL,make FIBA championship

India demolished Sri Lanka 89-35 in the final of the Middle Asia Zone qualifiers at the Thyagraj Stadium in New Delhi.

Geethu Jose becomes 1st Indian player to get WNBA tryouts

The 6-foot-2 player will have training sessions with Chicago Sky,LA Sparks and Saint Antonio Silver Stars.