CB Illescas

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CB Ilarcuris
CB Ilarcuris logo
Leagues Primera División
Founded 1989
Dissolved 2012
History CB Illescas
(1989–2011)
CB Ilarcuris
(2011–present)
Arena Pabellón Municipal
Location Illescas, Castile-La Mancha
Team colors Navy and orange
         
President José María Cabrera
Website Official website
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Club Baloncesto Ilarcuris, is a basketball team based in Illescas, Castile-La Mancha. The team is a refoundation of the old CB Illescas, which played in LEB Oro and from 2009 to 2011 collaborated as reserve team of Baloncesto Fuenlabrada.

History[edit]

The original CB Illescas, founded in 1989, has got the record of six consecutive promotions from the lowest regional division in 2002–03 to LEB Oro,[1] division where the team played in the 2008–09 season.

The club was also famous because in 2006–07 was signed Neil Fingleton, the tallest British-born man with 232 cm.[2] The British center only played six games with CB Illescas.

In July 2011, Baloncesto Fuenlabrada announced their farm team compete in Liga EBA but out of Illescas.[3] to playing in regional divisions.[4]

After that, the town of Illescas decided to create a new team called CB Ilarcuris started to compete in the sixth division (Primera Autonómica), promoting in its first year to the Primera División. After its second season, the senior team did not enter any competition.

Season by season[edit]

CB Illescas[edit]

Season Tier Division Pos. Postseason W–L Cup competitions
2002–03 8 3ª Autonómica 1 Promoted
2003–04 7 2ª Autonómica 1 Promoted 21–5
2004–05 6 1ª Autonómica 1 Promoted 27–3
2005–06 5 1ª División 1 Promoted 21–5
2006–07 4 Liga EBA 1 PromotedRunner-up 27–4
2007–08 3 LEB Plata 2 Promoted 28–10 Copa LEB Plata RU
2008–09 2 LEB Oro 17 Relegated 8–26
2009–10 3 LEB Plata 13 10–20
2010–11 3 LEB Plata 14 8–20

CB Ilarcuris[edit]

Season Tier Division Pos. Postseason W–L
2011–12 6 1ª Autonómica 1 Promoted 21–5
2012–13 5 1ª División 3 Semifinalist 20–7

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