I Liga (basketball)

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I Liga
Puchar za I miejsce w I lidze.jpg
The trophy of the I Liga
Organising bodyPolish Basketball Association
Founded1971
First season1971–72
CountryPoland
ConfederationFIBA Europe (Europe)
Number of teams17
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toPolish Basketball League
Relegation toII Liga
Current championsAstoria Bydgoszcz (3rd title)
(2018–19)

The I Liga (English: First League) is the second-tier level league of basketball in Poland. It is organised by the Polish Basketball Association. Teams that win the championship have the option to be promoted to the first-tier level Polish Basketball League (PLK). The first I Liga season was held in the 1995–96 season.

Recent champions[edit]

Season Champions Runners-up
2013–14
Polfarmex Kutno MCKiS Jaworzno
2014–15
Stal Ostrów Wielkopolski Politechnika Poznańska
2015–16
Miasto Szkła Krosno Legia Warsaw
2016–17
Legia Warsaw GTK Gliwice
2017–18
Spójnia Stargard Sokół Łańcut
2018–19
Astoria Bydgoszcz[1] Śląsk Wrocław

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wyborcza.pl". bydgoszcz.wyborcza.pl. Retrieved 28 July 2019.