Chile national basketball team

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Chile Chile
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FIBA ranking 82
Joined FIBA 1935
FIBA zone FIBA Americas
National federation Chile Basketball Federation
Coach Claudio Jorquera[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances 4
Medals None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances 3
Medals Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 1950, 1959
FIBA AmeriCup
Appearances None
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
Light
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Dark jersey
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Team colours
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The Chile national basketball team is controlled by the Federación de Básquetbol de Chile. It is affiliated to FIBA and his zone confederation FIBA Americas.

In the 1950s, Chile had one of the finest basketball national teams in the world. Today, the team primarily competes at the regional level, at the South American Basketball Championship.

Competitive record[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1936 9 Basketball at the 1936 Summer Olympics Berlin, Germany
1948 6 Basketball at the 1948 Summer Olympics London, United Kingdom
1952 5 Basketball at the 1952 Summer Olympics Helsinki, Finland
1956 8 Basketball at the 1956 Summer Olympics Melbourne, Australia
2020 To be determined Basketball at the 2020 Summer Olympics Tokyo, Japan

FIBA World Cup[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1950 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 1950 FIBA World Championship Buenos Aires, Argentina
1954 10 1954 FIBA World Championship Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1959 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 1959 FIBA World Championship Chile
2019 To be determined 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup China
2023 To be determined 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup Philippines, Japan and Indonesia

FIBA AmeriCup[edit]

yet to qualify

Pan American Games[edit]

  • 1951 : 5th
  • 2019 : To be determined
  • 2023 : To be determined

South American Basketball Championship[edit]

  • 1930 : 4th
  • 1932 : 2nd, silver medalist(s)
  • 1934 : 2nd, silver medalist(s)
  • 1935 : Did not participate
  • 1937 : 1st, gold medalist(s)
  • 1938 : Did not participate
  • 1939 : 5th
  • 1940 : 4th
  • 1941 : 4th
  • 1942 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
  • 1943 : 4th
  • 1945 : 4th
  • 1947 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
  • 1949 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
  • 1953 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
  • 1955 : 6th
  • 1958 : 5th
  • 1960 : 5th
  • 1961 : 6th
  • 1963 : 7th
  • 1966 : 6th
  • 1968 : 6th
  • 1969 : 5th
  • 1971 : 6th
  • 1973 : 5th
  • 1976 : 6th
  • 1977 : 6th
  • 1979 : 4th
  • 1981 : 4th
  • 1983 : 5th
  • 1985 : 7th
  • 1987 : 6th
  • 1989-1993 : Did not participate
  • 1995 : 6th
  • 1997 : 6th
  • 1999 : 7th
  • 2001 : 6th
  • 2003 : 5th
  • 2004 : 5th
  • 2006 : 6th
  • 2008 : 6th
  • 2010 : 7th
  • 2012 : 6th
  • 2014 : 6th
  • 2016 : 7th

Past head coaches[edit]

  • Argentina Daniel Frola - 2016
  • Chile Cipriano Núñez - 2014
  • Argentina Guillermo Vecchio - 2012
  • Argentina Juan Manuel Córdoba - 2010-2011
  • Argentina Daniel Allende 2006-2008
  • Chile Miguel Ureta - 2004
  • Argentina Daniel Allende 2002-2003
  • Chile Juan Morales - 1997-2001
  • Chile Miguel Ureta - 1995
  • Chile Juan Morales - 1993
  • Chile Héctor Oreste - 1987
  • Chile Renato Raggio - 1979-1985
  • United States Randy Knowles - 1977
  • Chile Héctor Oreste Chile Luis Pérez - 1976
  • United States Dan Peterson - 1971-1973
  • Chile Luis Valenzuela - 1971
  • Chile René Hola - 1969
  • Chile Juan Arredondo - 1968
  • Chile Luis Valenzuela - 1966
  • Soviet Union Stepan Spandaryan - 1965-1966
  • Chile Gustavo Ortlieb - 1963
  • Chile Luis Valenzuela - 1961
  • Chile Raúl López - 1960
  • Chile Luis Valenzuela Chile Juan Arredondo Chile Exequiel Figueroa - 1959
  • Chile Exequiel Figueroa Chile Juan Arredondo - 1958
  • Chile Juan Arredondo - 1956
  • Chile Exequiel Figueroa - 1955
  • United States Kenneth Davidson Chile Juan Arredondo - 1954
  • Chile Juan Yovanovic - 1953
  • Chile Osvaldo Retamal - 1952
  • United States Kenneth Davidson Chile Luis Valenzuela - 1950
  • Chile Osvaldo Retamal - 1949
  • United States Kenneth Davidson - 1943-1947
  • Mexico Alfonso Barra Ponce - 1942
  • Mexico Pedro Ascencio - 1941
  • Chile Carlos Salamovich - 1940
  • Chile Fernando Primard - 1939
  • Chile Jesús Magaña - 1937
  • Chile Erasmo López - 1932, 1936

Past rosters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Claudio Jorquera fue designado como nuevo DT de la selección chilena de baloncesto". cooperativa.cl (in Spanish). Compañia Chilena de Comunicaciones S.A. 25 May 2017. Retrieved 29 November 2017. 

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