Korihait

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Korihait
Korihait logo
Leagues Korisliiga
Founded 1898
History UU
1898-1994
Korihait
1994–present
Arena Pohitullin palloiluhalli
Arena Capacity 1,627[1]
Location Uusikaupunki, Finland
Team colors Red, White
         
Team manager Juhani Kluuskeri
Head coach Jarno Nikula
Championships 1 Finnish Title
2 Finnish Cups
Retired numbers 2 (12, 15)
Website www.korihait.fi
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
Team colours
Team colours
Away

Korihait is a Finnish basketball team from Uusikaupunki. It was formed as Uudenkaupungin Urheilijat, shortly UU, in 1898 and has won one Korisliiga Finnish Championship (1990) and two Finnish Cups (1986, 1988). In 1994 UU had financial problems and entered bankruptcy. Korihait then took UU's place in the league.

The club play at Pohitullin palloiluhalli, which has also hosted the Finland national handball team.

Notable players[edit]

Bold players had their jersey retired by the team.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Areena Korihait. (Finnish)

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