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#Basketball Ireland

# basketball-ireland - Monday 16 August, 2021

Basketball's '21/22 National League season to finally begin in October
# Green Light
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# Green Light

Basketball's '21/22 National League season to finally begin in October

Aug 16th 2021, 2:20 PM 2,749 Views 0 Comments

Senior Super League and Division One clubs will be allowed to resume collective training from this day next week, 23 August.

# basketball-ireland - Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Basketball Ireland condemns 'disgraceful' online comments aimed at women's U20 side
# Online Abuse
From The42
# Online Abuse

Basketball Ireland condemns 'disgraceful' online comments aimed at women's U20 side

Jul 14th 2021, 12:28 PM 14,297 Views 5 Comments

‘Our players and coaching staff have dedicated a lot of time and effort to represent their country.’

# basketball-ireland - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Basketball CEO Bernard O'Byrne steps down over Raheem Sterling social media post
# Bernard O'Byrne
# Bernard O'Byrne

Basketball CEO Bernard O'Byrne steps down over Raheem Sterling social media post

Updated Jul 13th 2021, 8:27 PM 51,945 Views 0 Comments

O’Byrne was under pressure following a Facebook comment about English player Raheem Sterling.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 9 July, 2021

Basketball Ireland 'conducting full investigation' after CEO's Raheem Sterling penalty comment
# Bernard O'Byrne
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# Bernard O'Byrne

Basketball Ireland 'conducting full investigation' after CEO's Raheem Sterling penalty comment

Updated Jul 9th 2021, 7:57 PM 133,061 Views 56 Comments

Bernard O’Byrne apologises for ‘an error of judgement’.

# basketball-ireland - Saturday 28 November, 2020

'No alternative' as Basketball Ireland cancel entire league season
# Hard Times
From The42
# Hard Times

'No alternative' as Basketball Ireland cancel entire league season

Nov 28th 2020, 3:04 PM 5,691 Views 1 Comment

However, no decision has been made over the 2020/21 Men’s National Cup.

# basketball-ireland - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Belfast Star crowned Men's Super League winners as leaders Tralee penalised
# Court Call
From The42
# Court Call

Belfast Star crowned Men's Super League winners as leaders Tralee penalised

Mar 14th 2020, 11:59 AM 5,724 Views 4 Comments

Arbitration hearing upholds decision to penalise Tralee for ‘an unintentional rule violation’.

# basketball-ireland - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

'David is like a 30-year-old. He sees two or three passes ahead of everyone'
# Starman
From The42
# Starman

'David is like a 30-year-old. He sees two or three passes ahead of everyone'

Mar 11th 2020, 5:39 PM 11,424 Views 5 Comments

Kieran Donaghy got an insight into Clifford’s skillset at IT Tralee this year.

# basketball-ireland - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Niall Quinn defends FAI's €30 million rescue package after Basketball Ireland criticism
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Niall Quinn defends FAI's €30 million rescue package after Basketball Ireland criticism

Feb 5th 2020, 6:43 PM 21,848 Views 30 Comments

The former Ireland striker has recently taken over as the association’s Interim Deputy CEO.

# basketball-ireland - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Basketball Ireland lash out at government over FAI's €30m 'get-out-of-jail-free card'
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Basketball Ireland lash out at government over FAI's €30m 'get-out-of-jail-free card'

Updated Feb 4th 2020, 12:40 PM 28,769 Views 55 Comments

After a critical statement was released today, Bernard O’Byrne has revealed the extent of their frustrations to The42.

# basketball-ireland - Sunday 15 December, 2019

'I think in three years' time, there will be an Irish player in the NBA'
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'I think in three years' time, there will be an Irish player in the NBA'

Dec 15th 2019, 9:00 AM 11,826 Views 1 Comment

Journalist and author Emmet Ryan on touring Europe for his new book, Irish basketball’s great hope Aidan Harris Igiehon and more.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 9 August, 2019

Ireland U20s stun Croatia to reach FIBA European Championship semi-final
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Ireland U20s stun Croatia to reach FIBA European Championship semi-final

Aug 9th 2019, 9:32 AM 5,751 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland women’s team will take on Bulgaria in Saturday’s semi-final showdown.

# basketball-ireland - Monday 15 April, 2019

From epic buzzer-beater to mid-interview row - Dwyer sisters star in historic win
# Dynamic Duo
From The42
# Dynamic Duo

From epic buzzer-beater to mid-interview row - Dwyer sisters star in historic win

Apr 15th 2019, 4:12 PM 4,018 Views 1 Comment

Fr Mathews were crowned Basketball Ireland Women’s Champions Trophy champions yesterday.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 11 January, 2019

Brunell book place in National Cup final with nine-point victory over Fr. Mathews
# Hulahoops Cup
From The42
# Hulahoops Cup

Brunell book place in National Cup final with nine-point victory over Fr. Mathews

Jan 11th 2019, 11:08 PM 3,634 Views 1 Comment

It was an action-packed encounter at Neptune Stadium this evening.

# basketball-ireland - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Finn shines as U18s grab Ireland's first ever Div A win to keep survival hopes alive
# Irish Basketball
From The42
# Irish Basketball

Finn shines as U18s grab Ireland's first ever Div A win to keep survival hopes alive

Aug 11th 2018, 7:17 PM 5,268 Views 2 Comments

Bosnia-Herzegovina will battle Ireland’s U18 women tomorrow with Division A status on the line.

# basketball-ireland - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Tralee win second straight Champions Trophy as Glanmire take Women's Playoff final glory
# Finals Day
From The42
# Finals Day

Tralee win second straight Champions Trophy as Glanmire take Women's Playoff final glory

Mar 24th 2018, 10:41 PM 6,544 Views 2 Comments

IT Carlow and Fr Matthews took the spoils in the Division One finals.

# basketball-ireland - Sunday 28 January, 2018

'We could kill each other... But it kind of makes us as well'
# Sister Sister
From The42
# Sister Sister

'We could kill each other... But it kind of makes us as well'

Jan 28th 2018, 10:00 AM 28,976 Views 1 Comment

Niamh and Gráinne Dwyer chat to The42 about their roles in helping to define Irish basketball for more than a decade.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 3 November, 2017

Basketball community in mourning following the sudden passing of Irish underage star
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Basketball community in mourning following the sudden passing of Irish underage star

Nov 3rd 2017, 3:20 PM 43,361 Views 2 Comments

Liam Chandler has been described as a player of ‘great character, talent and commitment.’

# basketball-ireland - Sunday 13 August, 2017

'We won’t comprehend it for a few weeks': Silver medal for Ireland's historic basketball team
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

'We won’t comprehend it for a few weeks': Silver medal for Ireland's historic basketball team

Aug 13th 2017, 11:24 PM 11,596 Views 7 Comments

Tommy O’Mahony’s side faced Germany in the decider.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 11 August, 2017

History makers: Ireland U18 Women storm into FIBA European Championships semi-final
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

History makers: Ireland U18 Women storm into FIBA European Championships semi-final

Aug 11th 2017, 8:51 PM 8,820 Views 1 Comment

The U18 women’s team is the first underage Irish basketball team in history to reach the European semis.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 6 January, 2017

All focus turns to Cork as basketball Cup semi-finals play off this weekend
# Shootin' Hoops
From The42
# Shootin' Hoops

All focus turns to Cork as basketball Cup semi-finals play off this weekend

Jan 6th 2017, 4:51 PM 2,842 Views 0 Comments

We preview what’s to be played for across the board.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 18 November, 2016

US coach Strickland takes charge of Ireland senior men's basketball team
# Experienced
From The42
# Experienced

US coach Strickland takes charge of Ireland senior men's basketball team

Nov 18th 2016, 10:00 AM 5,018 Views 1 Comment

The former Neptunes player/coach has been appointed on a two-year contract.

# basketball-ireland - Monday 28 September, 2015

Under 15 Irish basketball team called 'outrageous' names in racist online rant
# N-word
# N-word

Under 15 Irish basketball team called 'outrageous' names in racist online rant

Sep 28th 2015, 9:23 AM 26,558 Views 44 Comments

Ask.fm is in the spotlight again.

# basketball-ireland - Monday 10 November, 2014

Heir Jordan: Having just one arm won't dull this Kerry kid's hoop dreams
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Heir Jordan: Having just one arm won't dull this Kerry kid's hoop dreams

Nov 10th 2014, 4:55 PM 12,452 Views 8 Comments

14-year old Jordan Lee has ambitions of playing for Ireland.

# basketball-ireland - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Basketball Ireland to repay €124k for 'serious error' in use of grant money
# Basketball Ireland
From The42
# Basketball Ireland

Basketball Ireland to repay €124k for 'serious error' in use of grant money

Mar 28th 2013, 7:28 PM 15,983 Views 15 Comments

Over €1.2 million in capital funding was instead spent on development programmes by the association.

# basketball-ireland - Friday 25 January, 2013

American dream retold in documentary on Irish basketball's glory days
# Basketball
From The42
# Basketball

American dream retold in documentary on Irish basketball's glory days

Jan 25th 2013, 7:40 AM 15,965 Views 13 Comments

We Got Game, a documentary looking back at the American stars who made Irish basketball sexy in the 1980s, debuts tonight on Setanta Ireland.

# basketball-ireland - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Back on air: Setanta to show national basketball cup finals
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Back on air: Setanta to show national basketball cup finals

Jan 18th 2012, 6:14 PM 512 Views 0 Comments

Basketball Ireland welcomed an agreement with the sports channel to broadcast live coverage of the games for the next three years.

# basketball-ireland - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

RTÉ pull the plug on national basketball finals coverage
# Cutbacks
From The42
# Cutbacks

RTÉ pull the plug on national basketball finals coverage

Dec 21st 2011, 12:42 PM 710 Views 2 Comments

The cost involved in airing Euro 2012 and the Olympics has contributed to the coverage being cancelled after 25 years.