Xinjiang Flying Tigers

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Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Xinjiang Flying Tigers logo.png
Founded 1999
League CBA
Team history Xinjiang Flying Tigers
(1999-present)
Based in Ürümqi, Xinjiang, China
Arena Hongshan Arena, 3,800 capacity
Colors black, blue, red, sky blue
                   
Head coach Jiang,Xingquan
Mascot flying tiger
Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Chinese 新疆广汇飞虎
Hanyu Pinyin Xīnjiāng Guǎnghuì Fēihǔ

Xinjiang Guanghui Flying Tigers (新疆广汇飞虎) or Xinjiang Flying Tigers or Xinjiang Guanghui are a Chinese professional basketball team in the Chinese Basketball Association, based in Ürümqi, Xinjiang. Its corporate sponsor is Xinjiang Guanghui Group, Ltd. (新疆广汇集团有限公司).

In the 2004–2005 season, the Xinjiang Flying Tigers finished in third place in the North Division, but lost in the quarter-finals to the South Division's Jiangsu Dragons. In 2005–2006 they finished in second place in the North Division, but were again eliminated by Jiangsu in the quarter-finals.

Roster[edit]

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Xinjiang Flying Tigers roster roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt.
F 0 Philippines Andray Blatche 70002110000000000002.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 7002118000000000000118 kg (260 lb)
F 2 China Liu Fengbo 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 700189000000000000089 kg (196 lb)
G 4 China Ke Minghao 70001800000000000001.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 700172000000000000072 kg (159 lb)
G 7 China Yu Changdong 70002060000000000002.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 7002110000000000000110 kg (243 lb)
G 8 China Liu Wei 70001900000000000001.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 700191000000000000091 kg (201 lb)
C 9 China Zhou Qi 70002180000000000002.18 m (7 ft 2 in) 700199000000000000099 kg (218 lb)
C 10 China Su Wei 70002160000000000002.16 m (7 ft 1 in) 7002126000000000000126 kg (278 lb)
C 11 China Tang Zhengdong 70002130000000000002.13 m (7 ft 0 in) 7002140000000000000140 kg (309 lb)
G 12 United States Jordan Crawford 70001930000000000001.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 700188000000000000088 kg (194 lb)
F 13 China Korambek Makhan 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 700188000000000000088 kg (194 lb)
G 20 China Xiralijan Muhtar 70001920000000000001.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 700185000000000000085 kg (187 lb)
C 21 China Sun Mingyang 70002080000000000002.08 m (6 ft 10 in) 7002120000000000000120 kg (265 lb)
G 23 China Cao Fei 70001940000000000001.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 700184000000000000084 kg (185 lb)
G 31 United States Sebastian Telfair 70001830000000000001.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 700177000000000000077 kg (170 lb)
C 35 China Yu Changchun 70002000000000000002.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 700190000000000000090 kg (198 lb)
F 51 China Liu Shunan 70002000000000000002.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 700195000000000000095 kg (209 lb)
Head coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 13 Dec. 2014

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