Kazakhstan national basketball team

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Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
FIBA ranking 47 Decrease7
Joined FIBA 1992
FIBA zone FIBA Asia
National federation Kazakhstan Basketball Federation
Coach Matteo Boniciolli
Olympic Games
Appearances None
Medals None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
Medals None
Asian Championship
Appearances 6
Medals None
Uniforms
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The Kazakhstan national basketball team represents Kazakhstan in basketball international competitions. They belong to the FIBA Asia zone.

History[edit]

Kazakhstan's best finish in international competition was 11th in the 2002 Asian Games, beating the Philippines in the bronze medal game, and a fourth place finish in the FIBA Asia Championship 2007 losing out to Korea in the third place game.

Achievements[edit]

Performance at Summer Olympics[edit]

Kazakhstan national team was never qualified for the Summer Olympics.

Performance at FIBA World championships[edit]

Kazakhstan national team was never qualified for the FIBA World Championships. They have failed altogether in producing a quality team. There is low potential in Kazakhstan for basketball celebs.

Performance at FIBA Asia Championship[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1993 not competed 1993 ABC Championship Jakarta, Indonesia
1995 5 1995 ABC Championship Seoul, South Korea
1997 13 1997 ABC Championship Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
1999 withdrawn 1999 ABC Championship Fukuoka, Japan
2001 not qualified 2001 ABC Championship Shanghai, China
2003 7 2003 ABC Championship Harbin, China
2005 10 2005 FIBA Asia Championship Doha, Qatar
2007 4 2007 FIBA Asia Championship Tokushima, Japan
2009 9 2009 FIBA Asia Championship Tianjin, China
2011 not competed 2011 FIBA Asia Championship Wuhan, China
2013 8 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Manila, Philippines

Performance at Asian Games[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1994 5 Basketball at the 1994 Asian Games Hiroshima, Japan
1998 4 Basketball at the 1998 Asian Games Bangkok, Thailand
2002 3 Basketball at the 2002 Asian Games Busan, South Korea
2006 7 Basketball at the 2006 Asian Games Doha, Qatar
2010 not competed Basketball at the 2010 Asian Games Guangzhou, China

Roster[edit]

2013 FIBA Asia Championship squad
Head Coach: Matteo Boniciolli
Assistant Coach: Vitaly Strebkov
Team manager: Nikolay Mikhalchuk

# Name Date of birth Height Pos Club, City
4 Timur Sultanov 11 Jan 1981 5 ft 10 G BC Tobol, Kostanay
5 Jerry Jamar Johnson 23 April 1982 5 ft 11 G BC Astana, Astana
6 Rustem Murzagaliyev 24 May 1992 6 ft 5 G BC Astana, Astana
7 Mikhail Yevstigneyev 5 Jul 1984 6 ft 7 C BC Kapshagay, Taldykorgan
8 Vitaliy Lapchenko 27 August 1992 6 ft 9 F BC Tobol, Kostanay
9 Nikolay Bazhin 9 Dec 1990 6 ft 5 F Astana Tigers, Astana
10 Konstantin Dvirnyy 19 May 1988 6 ft 3 F BC Astana, Astana
11 Anton Ponomarev 31 October 1988 6 ft 10 C BC Astana, Astana
12 Dmitriy Klimov 5 Sep 1988 6 ft 8 F BC Astana, Astana
13 Rustam Yargaliyev 20 December 1986 6 ft 3 G BC Kaspiy, Aktau
14 Leonid Bondarovich 11 Apr 1989 6 ft 9 C BC Kaspiy, Aktau
15 Alexander Zhigulin 26 April 1994 6 ft 8 F BC Kaspiy, Aktau