Mali national basketball team

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Mali
Flag of Mali.svg
FIBA ranking T-57 Steady
Joined FIBA 1961
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Mali Basketball Federation
Coach Moussa Sogore
AfroBasket
Appearances 19
Medals Bronze medal africa.svg Bronze: (1972)

Mali national basketball team is a basketball team in Mali. They are yet to appear in the FIBA World Championship. Their best finish at the FIBA Africa Championship was in 1972 where they ended with a bronze medal.

African Championship record[edit]

Team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

At the AfroBasket 2015:[1]

Mali men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PG 4 Ibrahim Saounera 28 – (1987-04-03)3 April 1987 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Challans France
G 5 Mahamadou Kante 23 – (1992-03-02)2 March 1992 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) FUS Rabat Morocco
PG 6 Abdrahamane Maiga 25 – (1990-01-11)11 January 1990 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Stade Malien Mali
F 7 Ibrahim Djambo 23 – (1992-07-14)14 July 1992 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Hofstra United States
G 8 Waly Coulibaly 27 – (1988-02-10)10 February 1988 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Chaminade United States
SF 9 Boubacar Moungoro 20 – (1994-09-22)22 September 1994 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Getafe Spain
F 10 Mohamed Bah 21 – (1993-08-22)22 August 1993 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Drexel United States
F 11 Namory Boundy 25 – (1989-10-26)26 October 1989 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Rueil France
C 12 Boubakar Sidibe 20 – (1994-09-08)8 September 1994 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Stade Malien Mali
G/F 13 Sourata Cisse 29 – (1986-01-16)16 January 1986 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Souffel France
F/C 14 Mohamed Tangara 31 – (1984-08-11)11 August 1984 2.09 m (6 ft 10 in) Malabo Kings Equatorial Guinea
C 15 Drissa Ballo 19 – (1995-11-28)28 November 1995 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) Hyeres-Toulon France
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 19 August 2015

Past rosters[edit]

Team for the 2013 FIBA Africa Championship.

Mali men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club
G 4 Niakate, Modibo 32 – (1981-03-26)26 March 1981 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
5 Kante, Mahamadou 21 – (1992-03-02)2 March 1992
6 Maïga, Abdrahamane 23 – (1990-01-11)11 January 1990
G 7 Saounera, Ibrahim 26 – (1987-04-03)3 April 1987 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
9 Haidara, Ibrahima Cherif 20 – (1992-10-09)9 October 1992
11 Boundy, Namory 23 – (1989-10-26)26 October 1989 Chorale Roanne Basket
12 Sidibe, Boubacar Fadiala 18 – (1994-09-08)8 September 1994
C 13 Touré, Hassana 33 – (1980-07-30)30 July 1980 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) ASVEL Basket
C 14 Tangara, Mohamed 29 – (1984-08-11)11 August 1984 2.09 m (6 ft 10 in) C.R.D. Libolo
C 15 Diakité, Nouha 32 – (1980-12-20)20 December 1980 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) BK Prostějov
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 August 2013

Head coach position[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mali | 2015 Afrobasket, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 12 October 2016.
  2. ^ Head coaches, fiba.com, accessed 8 May 2013.

External links[edit]