WCBT is UK's No.1 international event.

WCBT Streamed Live Globally via Swish Live

We are pleased to announce the that all matches at the World Club Basketball Tournament will be streamed live globally via our WCBT page, using @swish.live 

You're friends and family won't miss any of the exciting  action of international basketball.


WCBT gaining a reputation globally

Barrick Boys from Tobago, expression of interest to compete in WCBT2019 .More news to follow

SIBA Lions of Egypt expressing an interest to compete in WCBT 2019

SIBA Lions of Egypt

The SIBA Lions of Egypt, will be competing in the World Club Basketball Tournament 2019. 

This is a great testiment to the global growth of WCBT ,and we look forward to hosting the first team to represent North Africa at our event. 


#WCBT2019 #GlobalTakover #Egypt #BritishBasketball #SIBALions


Match Officials Required for WCBT 2019

 Following  the successful World Club Basketball Tournament we have  hosted for the last 4 years ,we are pleased to confirm  WCBT2019 returns for a fifth year at the Summerfield's Leisure Centre, Hastings East Sussex.

There  has been an increase in the number of entries from overseas and the standard will be very high with NBL teams competing  against their international counterparts, from countries including Denmark, USA, Lithuania, Canada & Egypt.

There  will be approximately 30 matches played over the weekend.

As  a result of this success we require experienced qualified officials for the weekend. Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September (one or both days ,which will include the following benefits,

*A  match fee  per match ( 2 person official crew ) plus travel expenses where required (Basketball England) rates, including petrol and train fare to the tournament venue. These rates apply to UK based referees in addition to:

2  free referees t shirts provided by the event sponsors.
A  commemorative medal for all officials
Discounted  rates on all merchandise

 It  should be noted referees are responsible for their own accommodation , and the WCBT is being hosted in aid of Kidney Research UK , so we have to adhere to a strict budget.

Please  feel free to share this request with your anyone you think may be interested in officiating at the tournament. 

We welcome WCBT referees from around Europe.

We welcome WCBT referees from around Europe.

Latest News

Exciting Teams Entering WCBT2019

Exciting Teams competing in WCBT2019. 

The 5th Annual World Club Basketball Tournament 2019, promises to be one of the best to date with the announcement of a few new teams who will be making their debut in the prestigious international event, this September.

We are excited to welcome new teams who will be competing at WCBT for the first time Wolfpack Basketball from Denmark, BC Tornados who will be representing Lithuania, Kitsap Admirals USA . 

Wolfpack Basketball compete in the Danish 1st Division, and they will be sending their U23 team, which includes a number of Danish internationals.

 BC Tornadas are an experienced team Lithuanian players who compete at the highest levels. Kitsap Admirals are the first ABA and IBL professional basketball team to compete in Kitsap county Washington.

 The Admirals have a professional tour team which competes across the world, and the will be competing in Shanghai, and Lithuania as well as WCBT.

They will be joined by perineal competitors USAF Lakenheath. London Patriots (Poland), Argyle Kings {UK) and WCBT2018 Champions Las Vegas Unknown.

More updates on the teams and events during the weekend will be posted in due course

Kitsap Admirals (USA)

Kitsap Admirals (USA)