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Two more Deaf men Basketball players are needed!

Two more Deaf basketball players are needed!!! The Swedish Deaf Sports Federation has invited us to play friendly games in Stockholm during 8th – 10th May (3 days) in 2013 in connection with Swedish Deaf Sports Federation 100 Year Anniversary. We are looking for two more Deaf men basketball players to COMPLETE the GB Deaf […]

Please donate for GB Deaf Men Basketball Team trip to the 10th European Championship Basketball

Please donate for GB Deaf Men Basketball Team trip to the 10th European Championship Basketball

Great Britain Deaf team trip to the 10th European Championship Basketball, Konya, Turkey, 29 June – 7 July 2012. We need to raise £10,000 toward Great Britain Deaf team trip to the 10th European Championship Basketball, Konya, Turkey, 29 June – 7 July 2012. More info can be found on: http://www.deafbasketball2012.com/. Please dig deep and donate now […]

Poland vs Great Britain (first leg) - Result

Poland vs Great Britain (first leg) – Result

2012 EDBC (First leg) Qualification match: POL-GBR 95-34 (9-11, 16-9, 29-10, 41-7) Many congratulations to Poland. Great Britain must do better next match! Results page has been updated. Pictures and videos will be coming soon!

Great Britain Deaf Basketball Tryouts

Great Britain Deaf Basketball Tryouts

Welcome to our Great Britain Deaf Basketball Tryouts. The Great Britain Deaf Basketball Tryouts offers athletes the opportunity to showcase their basketball talent in front of DBUK front office personnel, as well as our new coaches. Participants will be competing for the chance to play against Poland Deaf Basketball team (home/away matches), held in December […]

Great Britain Deaf team trip to the 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championships

Great Britain Deaf team trip to the 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championships

We need to raise £10,000 toward Great Britain Deaf team trip to the 2011 World Deaf Basketball Championships in Palermo, Italy 16-24th September. Great Britain matches fixture: 16th Open Ceremony 17:30 17th Venezuela v Great Britain tip off 18:00 18th Poland v Great Britain tip off 18:00 19th Great Britain v Greece tip off 14:00 […]

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Stirling Observer on Scotland basketball team and Mitch Graham.

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Stirling Observer on Scotland basketball team and Mitch Graham.

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Stirling Observer on Scotland basketball team and commented about one of the players who is our own deaf legend – Mitch Graham! SCOTLAND’S U18 men’s team aim to keep ice-cool as Basketball Scotland’s Summer Slam sizzles to its climax at The Peak this weekend. They face Norway in a double-header, in […]

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Shoreham Herald about Alex Milner- GB Deaf basketball player

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Shoreham Herald about Alex Milner- GB Deaf basketball player

NEWS ARTICLE: Report by Shoreham Herald about Alex Milner – member of GB Deaf Men Basketball Team and the funding support needed for the 2011 WDBC. ALEX Milner is thrilled to have been selected for the Great Britain basketball team for the World Deaf Championships later this year. Milner, 19, from Worthing, played for GB […]

GB Deaf Men Basketball Team: July Training Program

GB Deaf Men Basketball Team: July Training Program

This is July training program schedule for GB Men and London Lions Basketball Team. Please feel free to take a good look at the schedule. Note to players: 1) Please wear appropriate basketball gear and shoes. Bring your own water and money for share of court hire fee. 2) This is men teams only. Date […]

Training program schedule: GB men and London Lions

Training program schedule: GB men and London Lions

This is June training program schedule for GB Men and London Lions Basketball Team. Please feel free to take a good look at the schedule. Note to players: 1) Please wear appropriate basketball gear and shoes. Bring your own water and money for share of court hire fee. 2) This is men teams only. Date […]

Official: Great Britain Deaf Basketball New Kits Revealed

Official: Great Britain Deaf Basketball New Kits Revealed

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England Basketball: GB lose second leg in Deaf World Championship qualifier

England Basketball: GB lose second leg in Deaf World Championship qualifier

Thursday, 14-Apr-2011 Great Britain’s Deaf Basketball team lost their second leg qualifying game against Sweden 53-47 at Edmonton Green Leisure Centre on 10 April. With GB also losing the first leg in Stockholm 59-37 on 2 April, they are now unlikely to qualify for the World Championship Tournament in Palermo, Italy from 16-24 September 2011. […]

Match Report: GB Men vs Sweden Men (2nd Leg)

Match Report: GB Men vs Sweden Men (2nd Leg)

Last Sunday 10th April 2011, it was a big let down for everyone concerned. We were simply were not ready and the mentality of the team let us down due to two missing point guards which changed all the tactic plans. We had to start with Calum as point guard in front with Bello. Mitch […]

Mitchell Graham – U21 World Champions Rebound & Defensive Player!

Mitchell Graham – U21 World Champions Rebound & Defensive Player!

The U21 Great Britain Deaf Men basketball team member Mitchell Graham have won two prestige trophies for being the Top Rebounds (total of 105) and the Best Defensive Player of the whole 2010 1st DIBF U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships. The Rebound trophy was presented to Mitchell by FIBA Representative and Chief referee Mariusz Adameczek at the closing ceremony […]

Good luck to GB Men Team to U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships – Lublin, Poland 25 June to 3 July 2010

Good luck to GB Men Team to U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships – Lublin, Poland 25 June to 3 July 2010

DBUK would like to wish the elite U21 Great Britain Deaf Men team a very best of luck and to try their hardest to complete successfully in the DIBF U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships in Lublin, Poland starting from Friday 25 June to Saturday 3rd July. 2010 U21 GB Deaf Men Team list: Jamie Chang […]

U21 Canada vs GB friendly game in London20-23 June 2010

U21 Canada vs GB friendly game in London
20-23 June 2010

On behalf of DBUK we would like to warmly welcome the U21 Canada Deaf Men Basketball Team to London, UK for friendly and practice games with GB team in preparation for the U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships to be held in Lublin, Poland, starting on 25 June 2010. Sunday 20 June 2010 Canada Men Team […]

Diary of GB Tour in Israel

Diary of GB Tour in Israel

The Great Britain Deaf Men basketball team are already touring in Israel for friendly games with U21 Israel Deaf team from 14 to 19 June 2010. To keep our fans and supporters up-to-date, there are video clips made by GB Deaf Men team reporting from Israel in BSL. Day 1 – 14 June Airport and […]

BSL Video: Donation and support to Great Britain Deaf Youth basketball team

BSL Video: Donation and support to Great Britain Deaf Youth basketball team

Please donate to Great Britain Deaf Youth Basketball team. Click on the donation button now to show your support! Note: Video is in British Signing Language with English captions/subtitles. To enlarge the captions/subtitles, please click on enlarge button on the bottom of video screen next to volume setting – roll your mouse over it to […]

Israel and UK basketball

Under 21 Men: Great Britain versus Israel – friendly games in Tel Aviv, Israel

14th – 20th June 2010 U21 Great Britain Deaf Men team has been invited to play against the U21 Israel Deaf Men team in Tel Aviv, Israel as part of the training and development toward the U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships to be held in Lublin, Poland. The Israel Deaf Sports Organisation has kindly offered […]

GB Men Team to take charge at the U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships

GB Men Team to take charge at the U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships

25 June to 3 July 2010 – Lublin Poland DBUK are still working hard to develop and send the elite Great Britain deaf men team for the Under-21 World Deaf Basketball Championships to be held in Lublin, Poland. A same location where GB men team have completed the U20 European Deaf Basketball Championships in last […]

2009 U20 GB team – mission accomplished

2009 U20 GB team – mission accomplished

Message from DBUK: Last Sunday 28 June 2009, the U20 GB men team have returned home from U20 European Deaf Basketball Championships in Lublin, Poland. The team have fought tirelessly for 5 games with different strong European countries. Since they have only got 6 players – five on the court and one on the bench […]