Shirzanan is consulting with a key strategic advisor from AFDP’s successful campaign to convince FIFA the sport headscarf (hijab) is safe and permissible in football. We trust FIBA will follow suit and deem the turban, hijab and yarmulke are not injury risks in basketball.

FIBA recently relaxed its ruling on headgear with a two-year provision as the following article details.

http://www.sportsnet.ca/basketball/nba/fiba-eases-headgear-ban-in-two-year-test/