Dunking | Diplomats


Sport the great unifier

Embassy Editor Elizabeth Stewart with Jana Cechlovska (Czech Embassy) and Kristiina Randmaa (European Commission)

Noeleen Alexopoulou of IDS hands over a cheque of £5000 to Shane Dorsett of Greenhouse Sports

Heads of mission supporting the Dunking Diplomats charity tournament from the USA, Lithuania, Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, and Cyprus with sponsors Sander Stockbroekx of Diplomatic Card (left), Patrick Doyle of IDS (right), Shane Dorsett of Greenhouse Sports and the Lord Mayor of Westminster Steve Summers

Austrian Ambassador Martin Eichtinger welcomes participants to his Residence and explains how the dream of Dunking Diplomats became a reality

USA II and their coach

European All-Stars, champions of the inaugural Dunking Diplomats tournament featuring Lithuania, Greece, Sweden, Serbia and Great Britain and their coach

Autrlian Ambassador Martin Eichtinger and Shane Dorsett of Greenhouse Sports hands out prizes to the winning team

Runners-up the Global Shooting Stars representing Austria, Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia, with their coach and supporters the High Commissioner of Malawi Kena Mphonda and Cyprus High Commissioner Euripides Evriviades

Lord Mayor ofWestminster Steve Summers is a great supporter of Greenhouse Sports, a charity which helps inner city kids in London

The team atGreenhouse Sports

The Maple Jordans (MJs) from Canada with their coach

USA I and their coach

The Global All-Stars, featuring Mongolia, Philippines and the USA and their coach

Austrian Ambassador Martin Eichtinger with BBC Diplomatic Correspondent James Landale

The Embassy Magazine man of the match Dusan Neskovic