Marian  coach Ioannis Liapakis: “Last year we played the occasion, not the game – that was our biggest mistake, and we’re going to try and avoid that this year.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Friday will see the biggest weekend in Irish basketball tip off at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght as the first of 11 National Cup finals ge(...)

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(...)

Table-toppers UCD Marian face DCU Saints on Saturday and UCC Demons on Sunday

This weekend’s Super League action could see some major changes across the positions on the men’s and women’s Super League tables, as the clock ticks(...)

Pyrobel Killester coach Brian O’Malley on his side’s victory against Moycullen: “We had to fight for everything. We had to match their ferocious intensity.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

This weekend saw three of the four Hula Hoops Men’s Pat Duffy National Cup quarter-finals take place across the country. Last year’s Cup finalists Py(...)

 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(...)

Swords Thunder coach Dave Baker. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

“We don’t plan on giving up our title without a fight,” said Griffith College Swords Thunder head coach Dave Baker as he looked ahead to the opening (...)

In men’s basketball, Griffith Swords Thunder will welcome league leaders Templeogue who have yet to be beaten in the Men’s Super League

All eyes will be on the National Arena in Tallaght this weekend as a massive festival of women’s 3x3 basketball tips off at 11am on Saturday morning.(...)

UCD Marian coach Ioannis Liapakis. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

“The league is a marathon, not a sprint,” stated UCD Marian head coach Ioannis Liapakis ahead of his team’s much-anticipated top-of-the-table battle (...)

Republic of Ireland international Niamh Fahey. Photograph:  Gary Carr/Inpho

This is a big week for Niamh Fahey and it has not started well. The Galway woman was in Dublin in recent few days for the Republic of Ireland’s final (...)