Hassan Mostafa Sports Hall is the first arena in Africa to host the competition, which started 56 years ago.
The Philippines national basketball team said Friday it has pulled out of the Asian Games as it prepares to appeal sanctions handed down over a nasty on-court brawl with Australia at a World Cup qualifier.
Egypt U-17 national basketball team lost to China in the FIBA U-17 World Cup in the Class of 15-16, finishing 16th in the competition.
The junior U16 women’s basketball team qualified on Wednesday evening for the semi-finals of the FIBA Africa U16 Championship for women.
Egypt defeated Puerto Rico 69-52 on Sunday in the Women’s U-19 Basketball World Cup in Italy; achieving their first win in the competition.
Egypt faces Tunisia in U-16 Basketball African Championship semifinals, Egypt seeks to win and qualify for U-17 World Cup in Argentina.
Egypt plays in the fourth group of AfroBasket, alongside Senegal, Mozambique and South Africa.
Egypt's lack of experience ended the Egyptian journey in the World Cup, while Argentina to face Spain in the quarterfinals.
Egypt failed to qualify for U19 Basketball World Cup quarterfinals, losing 72-67 against Argentina on Wednesday.
PJ Washington, USA’s U-19 Basketball team player, spoke on July 4 following USA’s 98-65 victory over Italy.
The International Basketball Association (FIBA) hosted the opening ceremony of the U19 World Cup on Saturday evening at the Cairo International indoor Stadium.
FIBA U19 World Cup includes a visit to the children’s cancer hospital in Egypt.
The organizing committee of the U19 basketball world cup has announced the ticket release date.
The organizing committee of Baketball U 19 World Cup reached an agreement with the Egyptian band Sharmoofers to perform in the opening ceremony of the competition on the first of July in Cairo Stadium.
Egypt’s national 3x3 basketball team departed Cairo for France Friday to participate in the FIBA 3x3 World Cup.