Nepal national basketball team

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Nepal Nepal
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FIBA ranking T-94 Steady[1]
Joined FIBA 2000
FIBA zone FIBA Asia
National federation Nepal Basketball Association
Coach Dinesh Chandra Nakarmi
Olympic Games
Appearances 1 (2012)
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
FIBA Asia Championship
Appearances None
SABA Championship
Appearances 3
Medals Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 2013, 2015
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
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Dark jersey
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Team colours
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The Nepal national basketball team represents Nepal in international basketball competitions and is managed by the Nepal Basketball Association (NeBA).[2] (Nepali: नेपाल बास्केटबल संघ)

Nepal joined the International Federation of Basketball (FIBA) in 2000 and is Asia's youngest member. Already, the team has succeeded at the regional level as it won two bronze medals at the SABA Championship.

Roster[edit]

Team for the 2016 South Asian Games:[3]

Nepal National Basketball Team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age Ht. Club
Bikram Joshi
Ashim Shrestha
Binod Maharjan
Sadish Pradhan
Rajiv Joshi
Sonam
Sagar Thapa
Ayush Singh
Susil Gurung
Gagan Bahadur
Saurab Shrestha
Mabindra Bhandari
Head coach

Nepal Dinesh Nakarmi

Assistant coach(es)

Nepal Biku Maharjan


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current pro club

Competitions[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

Qualified in 2012

FIBA World Cup[edit]

yet to qualify

FIBA Asia Championship[edit]

yet to qualify

SABA Championship[edit]

  • 2002 : Did Not Participate
  • 2013 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
  • 2014 : 4th
  • 2015 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
  • 2016 : 3rd, bronze medalist(s)

South Asian Games[edit]

  • 2004 : ?
  • 2010 : 4th
  • 2016 : Game Cancelled

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking for Men". Fiba.Com. 3 October 2015. Retrieved 8 October 2015. 
  2. ^ Profile | Nepal, Fiba.com. Retrieved 24 September 2015.
  3. ^ Nepal National Team.., BasketballSansar.com. Retrieved 1 Jan 2016.

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