FIBA released materials with an educational purpose regarding the newest rule changes which will be valid as of October 1st 2020. The materials contain several explanatory videos to illustrate the rule and the rationale behind the change.
Some minor changes in the Official Basketball Rulebook from 1. October 2020
FIBA's Central Board met on March 26 and 27. The meeting due to the current situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic took place via...
FIBA Manual for Referees Fitness
FIBA released a Manual for Referees’ Fitness at home which has been made available to the referees by its Fitness Coaches. There is also a Home Based Training plan for April for anyone interested in using it. Please find attached and use these materials.
At the champions league each week, experts are analysing the games. In order to improve the understanding of referees' decisions and to increase the transparency towards the fans, they publish some of those "tough calls", together with an explanation. These situations and explanations are very useful also for referees to make better decisions in difficult situations.