Kylee Smith of Liffey Celtics and Tatum Neubert of Glanmire  at the 2019/2020 Basketball Ireland season launch and Hula Hoops National Cup draw at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght, Dublin. Photograph:  David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

This Bank Holiday weekend is a massive one in the Irish basketball calendar as the opening rounds of the Hula Hoops National Cup tip off across all fo(...)

There’s a huge Cork derby in store at the Fr Mathews Arena on Saturday evening as Fr Mathews host  UCC Glanmire

There are some tough games in store for the National Cup finalists this weekend as they head back to regular league action. For men’s finalists UCD M(...)

 PINERGY ambassador and shareholder Paul O’Connell  with Bobby Ahearn (Griffith College Swords Thunder) and Jason Killeen (Templeogue) at the announcement of the company as official energy partner to Basketball Ireland.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Old rivalries are set to come to the fore once more this coming Sunday afternoon, as last year’s Hula Hoops National Cup finalists, DCU Mercy and Amb(...)

Eanna’s Conor Gallagher and Keelan Cairns of Balfast Star  in action at the National Arena, Dublin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The men’s National Cup quarter-finals are set to take centre stage this weekend as teams across the country battle for a coveted semi-final spot. In (...)

Templeogue captain Stephen James:  “It’s going to be a tough test for us, but we’ll have plenty of motivation after letting them get the better of us in the National Cup.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Oblate Hall in Inchicore, Dublin, is the place to be this coming Saturday evening as Templeogue host Tralee Warriors once more in another hugely-antic(...)

 Basketball National Cup: Black Amber Templeogue held firm to win 90-81 against Belfast Star. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

There were thrills, spills and upsets galore last weekend as the opening round of the Basketball National Cup got under way, with some spectacular re(...)

Women’s National Cup holders Ambassador UCC Glanmire had to fight hard against Maxol WIT Wildcats, just edging it in the dying minutes to win 56-61. Photograph: Inpho

A thrilling weekend of Hula Hoops National Cup action has teed up an exciting Cork derby for the Women’s semi-finals in January as both Singleton Supe(...)

Pyrobel Killester coach Brian O’Malley: “We are under no illusions that anything other than our best will not be good enough.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

A major Dublin derby takes centre-stage this weekend as Pyrobel Killester welcome neighbours KUBS for the quarter-final of the Hula Hoops National Cup(...)

Templeogue head coach Mark Keenan Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Templeogue head coach Mark Keenan has hailed his new recruits as a factor in their 100 per cent start to the men’s Super League. The Hula Hoops Natio(...)