Chinese Taipei men's national basketball team

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Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei
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FIBA ranking 48 Decrease 4 (03 October 2015) [1]
Joined FIBA 1981
FIBA zone FIBA Asia
National federation Chinese Taipei Basketball Association
Coach Chou Chun-san
Olympic Games
Appearances 3
FIBA World Cup
Appearances 2
Asian Championships
Appearances 23
Medals Silver medal asia.svg Silver: 1960, 1963
Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze: 1973, 1989
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
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Team colours
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The Chinese Taipei men's national basketball team is the men's basketball team representing Taiwan in international competitions, organised and run by the Chinese Taipei Basketball Association (CTBA).[2] (Traditional Chinese: 中華台北籃球協會)

Chinese Taipei's 4th-place finish at the 1959 FIBA World Championship is the second best finish of an Asian team at the world championship, only behind the Philippines' 3rd-place finish at the 1954 FIBA World Championship.

Achievements[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1936 15 Basketball at the 1936 Summer Olympics Berlin, Germany
1948 18 Basketball at the 1948 Summer Olympics London, Great Britain
1956 11 Basketball at the 1956 Summer Olympics Melbourne, Australia
2016 TBD Basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

World Championships[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1954 5 1954 FIBA World Championship Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1959 4 1959 FIBA World Championship Chile
2019 TBD 2019 FIBA World Championship TBD

Asia Championship[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1960 2nd 1960 ABC Championship Manila, Philippines
1963 2nd 1963 ABC Championship Taipei City, Taiwan
1965 5 1965 ABC Championship Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1967 5 1967 ABC Championship Seoul, South Korea
1969 4 1969 ABC Championship Bangkok, Thailand
1971 4 1971 ABC Championship Tokyo, Japan
1973 3rd 1973 ABC Championship Manila, Philippines
1985 6 1985 ABC Championship Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1987 5 1987 ABC Championship Bangkok, Thailand
1989 3rd 1989 ABC Championship Beijing, China
1991 4 1991 ABC Championship Kobe, Japan
1993 5 1993 ABC Championship Jakarta, Indonesia
1995 4 1995 ABC Championship Seoul, South Korea
1997 6 1997 ABC Championship Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
1999 4 1999 ABC Championship Fukuoka, Japan
2001 7 2001 ABC Championship Shanghai, China
2003 11 2003 ABC Championship Harbin, China
2005 9 2005 FIBA Asia Championship Doha, Qatar
2007 6 2007 FIBA Asia Championship Tokushima, Japan
2009 5 2009 FIBA Asia Championship Tianjin, China
2011 8 2011 FIBA Asia Championship Wuhan, China
2013 4 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Manila, Philippines
2015 13 2015 FIBA Asia Championship Changsha, China

Team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Roster for the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship.

Head coach: Chinese Taipei Chou Chun-san

# Pos Name Club Date of Birth Height
1 SF Tien Lei China Tianjin Lions (1983-06-01)1 June 1983 (aged 32) 2.02 m (6 ft 7 12 in)
5 SG Liu Cheng Chinese Taipei Taiwan Beer (1990-11-24)24 November 1990 (aged 25) 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
8 PG Chen Shih-chieh Chinese Taipei Pure-Youth Construction (1984-09-24)24 September 1984 (aged 31) 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
9 PG Chen Shih-nian China Shandong Golden Stars (1984-04-08)8 April 1984 (aged 31) 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
13 SF Lu Cheng-ju Chinese Taipei Yulon Dinos (1986-04-13)13 April 1986 (aged 29) 1.94 m (6 ft 4 12 in)
14 SF Tsai Wen-cheng Chinese Taipei Pure-Youth Construction (1985-05-31)31 May 1985 (aged 30) 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
15 C Quincy Davis Chinese Taipei Pure-Youth Construction (1983-02-16)16 February 1983 (aged 32) 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
24 SG Hung Chih-shan China Shanxi Zhongyu (1985-07-05)5 July 1985 (aged 30) 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
27 SG Lin Chih-chieh China Zhejiang Lions (1982-06-11)11 June 1982 (aged 33) 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
41 C Wu Tai-hao China Shanxi Zhongyu (1985-02-07)7 February 1985 (aged 30) 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
49 SG Chen Shun-hsiang Chinese Taipei Bank of Taiwan (1985-05-25)25 May 1985 (aged 30) 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
76 C Tseng Wen-ting China Shanghai Sharks (1984-07-06)6 July 1984 (aged 31) 2.04 m (6 ft 8 12 in)

Head Coach history[edit]

  • Chinese Taipei James Chen Tzu-lie (Chinese: 陳祖烈) – 1987
  • Chinese Taipei Liu Chun-ching (Chinese: 劉俊卿) – 1989
  • Chinese Taipei Ku Chi-hsiung (Chinese: 古吉雄) – 1997
  • Chinese Taipei Chung Chih-meng (Chinese: 鍾枝萌) – 1998
  • Chinese Taipei Chien Yi-fei (Chinese: 錢一飛) – 1999–2002
  • Chinese Taipei Li Ching-chi (Chinese: 李清棋) – 2003
  • Chinese Taipei Li Yun-kwang (Chinese: 李雲光) – 2004–2006
  • South Korea Chung Kwang-suk (Korean: 정광석) – 2007–2009
  • Singapore Zhang Xuelei (Chinese: 張學雷) – 2009–2010
  • Chinese Taipei Chou Jun-san (Chinese: 周俊三) – 2011, 2015–
  • Chinese Taipei Hsu Jin-zhe (Chinese: 許晉哲) – 2012–2014

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking for Men". Fiba.Com. 3 October 2015. Retrieved 8 October 2015. 
  2. ^ FIBA National Federations – Chinese Taipei, fiba.com, accessed 28 January 2011.

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