Ikaros Chalkidas B.C.

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K.A.E. Ikaros Chalkidas
K.A.E. Ikaros Chalkidas logo
Leagues Greek League
Greek Cup
Founded 1991
History Ikaros Nea Smyrni
(1991–2007)
Ikaros Kallitheas
(2007–2009)
Ikaros Kallitheas-Esperos
(2009–2010)
Ikaros Kallitheas
(2010–2013)
Ikaros Chalkidas
(2013–Present)
Arena Kanithou Indoor Hall
(capacity: 1,600)
Location Chalkida, Greece
Team colors Blue, White, and Red
              
President Greece Dimitris Aggelopoulos
Team manager Greece Dimitris Papadopoulos
Head coach Greece Dimitris Priftis
Championships A2 Championships: (1)
(2010)
Website ikarosbc.gr
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away
The club's logo when it was based in Kallithea.

Ikaros Chalkidas B.C. is a professional basketball club that is based in Chalkida, Greece. The club's full official name is P.O.Χ. Ikaros. P.O.Χ. stands for Panathlitikos Omilos Xalkida. The club was previously based in Kallithea, Athens, Greece. When the club was based in Kallithea, its full official name was Panathlitikos Omilos Kallitheas Ikaros, or P.O.K. Ikaros. The club's colors are white, blue, and red. The club's logo is the Chalkida suspension bridge.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1991, and was originally based in Nea Smyrni, Athens. In 2007, the club's base became Kallithea, Athens. In 2010, the club won the Greek 2nd Division championship. They competed in the top league in Greece, the Greek Basket League, for the first time in the 2010-11 season. In 2013, the club moved to Chalkida.

Arenas[edit]

When Ikaros was based in Kallithea, they played their home games at the Esperos Indoor Hall, a small arena with a capacity of 1,000, and at Glyfada Indoor Hall, an arena with a capacity of 3,232. Since moving to Chalkida, they play their homes games at Kanithou Indoor Hall, an arena with a capacity of 1,600.

Roster[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Ikaros Chalkidas B.C. roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt. Age
PF United States Virgin Islands Aska, Ivan 70002020000000000002.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 7002105000000000000105 kg (231 lb)
SF Greece Spanos, Alexandros 70001970000000000001.97 m (6 ft 6 in)
SF Nigeria Okoye, Stan 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 700198000000000000098 kg (216 lb)
PF Greece Manolopoulos, Sotiris 70002049999999999992.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 700193000000000000093 kg (205 lb)
PG Greece Mpempis, Vaggelis 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
SG United States Govens, Darrin 70001850000000000001.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 700185000000000000085 kg (187 lb)
PF Serbia Borovnjak, Sasa 70002060000000000002.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002108000000000000108 kg (238 lb)
PG Greece Karamalegkos, Giannis 70001920000000000001.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
SF Greece Mitsialos, Alexandros 70002029999999999992.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
C Greece Vougioukas, Alex 70002080000000000002.08 m (6 ft 10 in)
PG Slovenia Strnad, Nejc 70001900000000000001.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
PG Greece Gagaloudis, Giannis 70001920000000000001.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 700186000000000000086 kg (190 lb)
Head coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 2013-12-13

Notable players[edit]

Notable coaches[edit]

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