05 - 10
July 2016


Media representatives are the eyes and ears of basketball fans all over the world.

This page provides useful information and resources essential to the work of members of the media at FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament (OQT) 2016 in Manila.

Whether you are a press or an online journalist, a photographer or a broadcaster, we aim at supporting and facilitating your activities at the OQT.

For more media related information please visit our Media Centre.

For further information, please contact: communications@fiba.com.

  • All media representatives, both local and international, wishing to attend FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament (OQT) in Manila must have applied directly to FIBA via the FIBA Media Portal

    The submission of a media accreditation request will be possible after registration only. Should you already have an account, please use your email address and password to sign-in and select your event.

    The application period for accreditation to this event will open on Monday 2 May and close on Friday 24 June.

    You will be notified of the success of your application at the latest by Monday 27 June.

    Please click HERE to register and/or apply for media accreditation.

    We remind you that only professional members of the media will be considered for accreditation and that only applications completed and submitted online within the media accreditation application deadlines will be taken into consideration.

    The final decision to grant accreditation rests with FIBA.

    For any questions on accreditation, please contact accreditation@fiba.com.

  • Official Media Hotel

    The Official Media Hotel of the event is Diamond Hotel (****).



    Roxas Boulevard Corner Dr. J. Quintos St.

    Manila, Philippines 1000

    Tel.: +63 2 528 3000


    Preferential rates for accredited media are (room with breakfast only):

    • 90.00$ per night for a single room (nett of tax)
    • 94.00$ per night for a twin room (nett of tax)

    Preferential rates for accredited media will be guaranteed until 3 May. Rooms will be subject to availability after this date.

    Please contact reservations@diamondhotel.com to book your accommodation.

  • All TV/Radio and websites broadcasters interested in acquiring TV rights should contact FIBA TV (tv@fiba.com).


  •  Download here the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament Manila Media Guide