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ASEAN Basketball League enters partnership with Indonesian Basketball

The ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) has announced a partnership with the Indonesian basketball regulatory organization Persatuan Bola Basket Seluruh Indonesia (PERBASI) and the Indonesian Basketball League (IBL), agreeing that all players who have been registered by clubs from either leagues...
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Timnas Indonesia Ready to Host Asian Games Basketball

The Indonesian Men's National Team wants to prove they can continue climbing up the ranks of international basketball when they host the upcoming 18th Asian Games in Jakarta. The home team are looking to attain a much better finish in the...

Satria Muda retains core, Wisnu and Sitepu returns

Satria Muda Pertamina held a press conference at Fairmont Hotel Jakarta to announce the official return of reigning Indonesian Basketball League (IBL) MVP Arki Dikania Wisnu to the team after signing a four-year extension to remain with the 2017 finalists. The 29-year old New Yorker...

Alab Pilipinas out, Two Southeast Asian Teams in for Merlion Cup 2017

The Basketball Association of Singapore (BAS) announced the addition of two high level teams in Southeast Asia to the lineup of this year’s Merlion Cup - Satria Muda Pertamina Jakarta and NLEX-SCTEX from the Indonesian Basketball League (IBL Indonesia) and the Philippines Basketball Association (PBA), respectively, following the formal withdrawal of ASEAN Basketball League...

Gary Jacobs Jr.: Striving for New Challenges

It was just a season ago that the ABL unofficially switched to a faster paced league, thanks in large part to a championship-winning Hong Kong Eastern team that took the league by storm. Nowadays, it seems that just about...

Satria Muda Pertamina gets first Merlion Cup victory at the expense of NLEX-SCTEX

Satria Muda Pertamina got their first victory of the 2017 Merlion Cup in Singapore after beating Philippine representatives NLEX-SCTEX, 104-90.  The game had no real bearing since both teams have already been eliminated from playoff contention after going winless in their first two...

The CLS Knights officially joins the ASEAN Basketball League

The CLS Knights Surabaya have just officially announced their participation in the upcoming ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) season through their social media channels this afternoon. It was believed by most that the Knights were only waiting for official release papers from...

Yulon Luxgen upsets Satria Muda in Classification Round

Satria Muda got the rug pulled from under their feet today by the Yulon Luxgen Dinos in a close match, 88-85. The Jakarta-based team was indeed informed that they would be playing the Taiwanese team today, but most media members in the...

Satria Muda Pertamina plays winless Yulon Luxgen instead of NLEX-SCTEX

In a surprising turn of events, Satria Muda Pertamina-Jakarta will play against the winless Yulon Luxgen Dinos from Chinese Taipei for 5th place today instead of Filipino team NLEX-SCTEX Tollways. Although it was consistent with the earlier schedule released by the organizers, media...