Kenya national basketball team

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Kenya Kenya
FIBA ranking 88 (T)
Joined FIBA 1965
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Kenya Basketball Association
Coach Ronnie Owino
Olympic Games
Appearances None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
FIBA Africa Championship
Appearances 3
Medals None
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Kenya national basketball team is the basketball team in Kenya. It is operated by the Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF).

Kenya hosted the 1993 FIBA Africa Championship where the team surprisingly reached the Final Four, its best performance to date.


Basketball in Kenya was started in Mang'u High School in the 1960s by the Marianist Brothers when Brother Frank Russell took over as Principal. He had previous experience in the USA as a sports master and basketball coach in several schools.


Performance at Summer Olympics[edit]

yet to qualify

Performance at World championships[edit]

yet to qualify

FIBA Africa Championship record[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1985 12 FIBA Africa Championship 1985 Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
1989 11 FIBA Africa Championship 1989 Luanda, Angola
1993 4 FIBA Africa Championship 1993 Nairobi, Kenya
2017 TBD FIBA Africa Championship 2017 TBD

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