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Finland (FIN)
Finnish Basketball Association

Contact Details:
Finnish Basketball Association
Mäkelänkatu 91, 00610 Helsinki
Tel.: +358 207 928 928
Fax.: +358 9 149 6713
E-mail: office@basket.fi
Website: www.basket.fi

President
Mr.  Zitting, Antti

Secretary General
Mr.  Wallden, Vesa

Press Contact
Mr.  Mäkelä, Mika

Quick Facts *
260 Registered Clubs
6000 Licensed Female Players
10500 Licensed Male Players
50000 Unlicensed Players
Date of Affiliation to FIBA: 1939
Rank on FIBA Ranking: 66

*Information last updated in season 2003/04.

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Professional Leagues
Finland 1st Division Men
Contact Details:
Radiokatu 20,  FIN-00240 Helsinki
Tel.: +358 (9) 34813196
Fax.: +358 (9) 1496713
E-mail: office@koripalloliitto.fi
Website: www.koris.net
Finland 1st Division Women
Contact Details:
Radiokatu 20,  FIN-00240 
Tel.: +358 (9) 34813195
Fax.: +358 (9) 1496713
E-mail: elina.piispanen@koripalloliitto.fi
 
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Finland-Microsoft-FFN-02-06 02/06/2014 FIN - Finnish Basketball inks multi-year deal with Microsoft Devices HELSINKI - The Finnish Basketball Association has signed a multi-year agreement with Microsoft Devices who will become a global partner of the Finnish men's national team, affectionately known as  more »
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Erik Murphy-09-04-2014 09/04/2014 FIN - Murphy gets another chance with the Jazz SALT LAKE CITY (NBA) - One of the hard truths of being a professional basketball player is that the business part of the sport can sometimes be hard. NBA rookie Erik Murphy probably understood that  more »
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Sasu Salin (FIN) 04/12/2013 FIN - The explosive Salin LJUBLJANA (EuroBasket/Eurocup) - Two and a half months have passed since Finland torched Slovenia with a hugely impressive shooting display at EuroBasket 2013. In Ljubljana and in their last game, the  more »
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966 31/10/2013 FIBA - Fifteen national teams submit applications for Spain 2014 wild cards MIES (2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup) - Fifteen national teams from across four FIBA zones met the 30 October deadline to submit their applications for the four wild cards that will complete the  more »
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Petteri-Koponen-24-10-2013 24/10/2013 FIN - Koponen reflects on rewarding summer MOSCOW (EuroBasket) - Petteri Koponen isn't going to forget the last game he and his teammates had with Finland any time soon. None of the other Finns will, either. With no chance of progressing to  more »
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