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Malta Basketball Association – Protocol COVID-19

Moving towards the return of local basketball amidst the COVID-19 pandemic The Malta Basketball Association (MBA) aims to promote safe sports practices consistent with advice from public health authorities. In view of the possible start of the 2020-21 local basketball season, the MBA is issuing its basic health and operational guidelines for all local basketball …

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New Concept: Basketball Online Referee Theory Course – Requirement for players born 2004 and 2005

New Concept re: Requisite for verifying the youth level registration and eligibility to play in the local leagues Deadline to complete course: 31st December 2020 Players born 2004 & 2005: Although we are still amidst uncertain times due to the COVID 19 problem, one still has to look ahead, with positivity, to the eventual resumption of local basketball activities. In …

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Summer 2020 u16 and u14 Tournaments: Important Info

Here follows some important information for all clubs as regards the Summer 2020 u16 (born 2005 -) and u14 (born 2007 -) Tournaments. which will start off this weekend. Entrance to the Training Courts Venue: Kindly note that only players (who will be listed on the team list on the day), the team coach, assistant coach (if applicable) and one team follower can enter the playing …

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Works commence re the 2nd phase of the MBA pavilion refurbishment & the on-site visit by the Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Volunteering

by Bernard Vassallo The second phase of the MBA pavilion refurbishment is underway as the works have commenced in the past week. The 2nd phase will consist of the construction of the Spectator Stands and other Facilities within the Ta’ Qali Basketball Pavilion. The photos and the videos below show part of the works being …

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Malta Basketball Association – Statement

3rd June 2020 The Malta Basketball Association strongly condemns the racist comments directed at local athlete Rashed Al-Tumi, who has been the target of racially-motivated comments on social media. The MBA expresses solidarity with the Maltese goalkeeper and stresses that racism and discrimination should have no place in our society. Attacks and comments of this …

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Decisions re Season 2019/2020 due to Covid-19

Following a meeting of the Presidents’ Council, held yesterday evening, between the MBA executive committee and the clubs’ representatives and, the following was decided: a) Senior Leagues (BOV Men / MAPFRE MSV Life Women / BOV Amateur League): The respective leagues were cancelled and terminated. b) Other senior category finals ((Seniors Men: BOV KO Final …

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