Bahrain national basketball team

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Bahrain Bahrain البحرين
Bahrain Basketball Association.jpg
FIBA ranking T-75 (NEW)
Joined FIBA 1975
FIBA zone FIBA Asia
National federation Bahrain Basketball Association
Olympic Games
Appearances None
Medals None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
Medals None
Asian Championship
Appearances 6
Medals None

The Bahrain national basketball team, represents Bahrain in international basketball competitions and is controlled by the Bahrain Basketball Association.[1] (Arabic: جمعية البحرين لكرة السلة‎)

Performances[edit]

FIBA Asia Championship[edit]

  • best performance: 1997 : 10th
  • worst performance: 1991 : 15th

Bahrain last played at the FIBA Asia Championship in 1999, where they finished 12th with a 2–5 record and victories over Malaysia and Hong Kong.

Bahrain qualified for the FIBA Asia Championship 2009 in Tianjin, China by finishing fourth at the 2009 Gulf Cup. However, they withdrew before the tournament, opening up a spot for Chinese Taipei to compete in the tournament.

FIBA Asia Champions Cup[edit]

In 2000, Bahrain club Al-Manama finished third in the FIBA Asia Champions Cup, the only time that a Bahrain club medaled at the championship.

Competitions[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

yet to qualify

World Championships[edit]

yet to qualify

Performance at FIBA Asia Championship[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1977 12th 1977 ABC Championship Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1979 12th 1979 ABC Championship Nagoya, Japan
1981 1981 ABC Championship Calcutta, India
1983 1983 ABC Championship Hong Kong
1985 1985 ABC Championship Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1987 13th 1987 ABC Championship Bangkok, Thailand
1989 1989 ABC Championship Beijing, China
1991 15th 1991 ABC Championship Kobe, Japan
1993 1993 ABC Championship Jakarta, Indonesia
1995 1995 ABC Championship Seoul, South Korea
1997 10th 1997 ABC Championship Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
1999 12th 1999 ABC Championship Fukuoka, Japan
2001 2001 ABC Championship Shanghai, China
2003 2003 ABC Championship Harbin, China
2005 2005 FIBA Asia Championship Doha, Qatar
2007 2007 FIBA Asia Championship Tokushima, Japan
2009 2009 FIBA Asia Championship Tianjin, China
2011 15th 2011 FIBA Asia Championship Wuhan, China
2013 12th 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Manila, Philippines


Current roster[edit]

Bahrain Men's National Basketball Team: 2013 FIBA Asia Championship roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
4 Ebrahim, Mohamed 25 – (1987-10-10)October 10, 1987 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Manama Club
G 5 Al-Tawash, Hussain 26 – (1986-07-04)July 4, 1986 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Al Ahli Sidab
6 Kawaid, Mohammed 23 – (1989-11-14)November 14, 1989 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Athleta A-Z Electronics (Malta)
7 Malabes, Bader Abdulla 25 – (1987-08-11)August 11, 1987 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Al-Muharraq SC
8 Ismaeel, Ahmed 22 – (1990-10-19)October 19, 1990 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Manama Club
G/F 9 Alderazi, Mohamed 32 – (1980-07-27)July 27, 1980 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Al-Muharraq SC
10 Mubarak, Abdul-Rahman 24 – (1988-10-24)October 24, 1988 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Bahrain
11 Azzam, Subah 19 – (1993-12-06)December 6, 1993 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Bahrain
F/C 12 Giles, C.J. 27 – (1985-09-23)September 23, 1985 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) Al-Muharraq SC
13 Kawaid, Yunes 24 – (1988-05-27)May 27, 1988 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Bahrain
14 Akbar, Ahmed 25 – (1987-09-28)September 28, 1987 0 ft 0 in (0 m) Manama Club
F 15 Aman, Ahmed 41 – (1971-03-07)March 7, 1971 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Al-Muharraq SC
Head coach


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