GB Senior Women end summer with hard-fought series in France

GB Senior Women’s summer of preparation, ahead of the qualification campaign for FIBA EuroBasket Women 2019, concluded in France with a three game closed series in Le Temple-Sur-Lot. Pitted against a powerful France A roster, GB began their 3-game schedule with a battling defeat (77-56) having struggled to score the ball after the half-time break. Handy…


Monakana stars as Great Britain top Argentina in Minsk Opener

Great Britain’s senior women pulled off a heart-stopping 57-56 victory over Argentina in Minsk, to kick off a four-team tournament in fine style. Read GB Basketball’s summary below. 22 year-old Londoner Janice Monakana led the GB scoring with 12 points and was crucial down the stretch, and along with experienced captain Stef Collins, overturned a…


British Basketball land £1 million of National Lottery funding

British Basketball has secured £1,000,000 of National Lottery funding, from Sport England, to support the delivery of its programmes this year, including its campaign at EuroBasket 2017. The funding will help ensure the Great Britain team receives the preparation it needs, when it competes at EuroBasket 2017 and will provide vital support for other programmes…