Somalia national basketball team
|FIBA ranking||Not ranked|
|FIBA zone||FIBA Africa|
|National federation||Somali Basketball Federation|
|FIBA World Cup|
Although the national basketball squad has yet to pass the qualification stages of the FIBA World Championship, it won a bronze medal at the 1981 FIBA Africa Championship, when Somalia hosted the tournament. The team also participates in the basketball event at the Pan Arab Games.
As of April 2014, Nur Mohamed Abdullahi serves as the president of the Somalia Basketball Federation. Said Duale is the Secretary General.
Performance at Summer Olympics
yet to qualify
Performance at World championships
yet to qualify
Performance at FIBA Africa Championship
|1970||7||FIBA Africa Championship 1970||Alexandria, Egypt|
|1974||10||FIBA Africa Championship 1974||Bangui, Central African Republic|
|1980||9||FIBA Africa Championship 1980||Rabat, Morocco|
|1981||FIBA Africa Championship 1981||Mogadishu, Somalia|
|1983||8||FIBA Africa Championship 1983||Alexandria, Egypt|
|2015||TBD||FIBA Africa Championship 2015||TBD|
- "Somalie". FIBA Africa. Retrieved 29 May 2014.
- Buuna, Said (10 November 2009). "Somalia Reenters Arab Basketball Confederation EC". UPI Next. Retrieved 29 May 2014.
- Somali Basketball Federation
- Presentation at FIBA Website
- Somalia Basketball Records at FIBA Archive
- FIBA Africa – Somalia Men National Team
- Somali National Basketball Team – Presentation on Facebook