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Welcome to the Israeli Basketball Players Association

The Israel Basketball Players Association (IBPA) was established in 1989

IBPA is the sole representative of professional basketball players in Israel, vis-a-vis their clubs and the Israeli basketball federation. Although only Israeli players can be members of IBPA, in matters concerning shared interests of both Israeli and foreign players, the union acts on behalf of all players in Israeli clubs.

Among others, IBPA represents all players during bankruptcy and liquidations procedures, and also in matters concerning ULEB's regulations. IBPA strongly encourages all professional basketball players to contact us in any relevant matter.

The Israel Basketball Players Association was established in 1989 and is registered as a non profit association . The association is affiliated with the Histadrut's (The Israeli Trade Union) sports division.

Nir Alon, is responsible for the association in his role as head of the Histadrut's sports division. Since 2020, Nir Alon is the chairman of the organization, which was previously a professional basketball player on various teams in the Premier League and the National League.

On the Management team: Liad Suetz Karni, Or Ron, Shimon Amsalem

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