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SBP ED Barrios remembers Fiba’s Baumann

With the word quickly getting out about the sudden passing of Fiba’s indefatigable Secretary-General Patrick Baumann while attending the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Samahag Basketbol ng Pilipinas Executive Director Renauld “Sonny” Barrios took a moment from his Sunday siesta to reflect on the loss of one of world basketball’s movers. “We in …

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FIBA Sec-Gen Mr. Patrick Baumann passed away

OCTOBER 14, 2018 BUENOS AIRES, Argentina/MIES, Switzerland – It is with immeasurable sadness that FIBA on Sunday confirmed the passing of Patrick Baumann, FIBA Secretary General and International Olympic Committee (IOC) member. Despite receiving immediate medical attention, he suddenly and unexpectedly succumbed to a heart attack during the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Buenos Aires, …

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