Republic of the Congo national basketball team

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Not to be confused with DR Congo national basketball team.
Republic of the Congo
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FIBA ranking T-79 Decrease 2
Joined FIBA 1962
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Fédération Congolaise de Basketball
Coach Ludovic Pouillard
Olympic Games
Appearances None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
FIBA Africa Championship
Appearances 7
Medals None
Uniforms
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The Republic of the Congo national basketball team is the men's basketball side that represent the Republic of the Congo in international competition. They have appeared in the FIBA Africa Championship, but have yet to appear in the FIBA World Championship.

Serge Ibaka is the country's most famous player. Yet, he opted to represent Spain internationally since he had lived there for several years.

Competitions[edit]

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
1968 9 FIBA Africa Championship 1968 Casablanca, Morocco
1975 6 FIBA Africa Championship 1975 Alexandria, Egypt
1980 5 FIBA Africa Championship 1980 Rabat, Morocco
1981 7 FIBA Africa Championship 1981 Mogadishu, Somalia
1985 10 FIBA Africa Championship 1985 Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
2009 16 FIBA Africa Championship 2009 Libya
2013 14 FIBA Africa Championship 2013 Côte d'Ivoire
2017 To Be Determined FIBA Africa Championship 2017 To Be Determined

Roster[edit]

Team for the 2015 Afrobasket Qualification:[1]

Congo men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
G 4 Morlende, Kris 35 – (1979-09-28)28 September 1979 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) France
5 Nguia, Japhie 23 – (1992-03-24)24 March 1992 BC Avenir du Rail Republic of the Congo
6 Okemba, Léo 31 – (1984-07-29)29 July 1984 Le Portel France
F 7 Moupegnou, Jean Felix 32 – (1982-10-17)17 October 1982 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) UJAP Quimper France
8 Kondzy, Romaric 34 – (1980-12-12)12 December 1980 Inter Club Brazzaville Republic of the Congo
9 Boukinda Dibessa, Bertrand 34 – (1981-03-06)6 March 1981 ASB Mazembe Democratic Republic of the Congo
11 Mouesse, Medhie 22 – (1993-04-12)12 April 1993 Inter Club Brazzaville Republic of the Congo
13 Ongoundou, Rodel 22 – (1993-05-03)3 May 1993 Inter Club Brazzaville Republic of the Congo
Hervé Valence ASSOUA-WANDE
Judicael Romaric BELEMENE DZABATOU
Jean Serge Davard KOUMBA
Jacques Kay MISSENGUE
Aymar Steph Patience NGOMBO IGNONGUI
Karl David NKOUNKOU
Viny Laury OBOSSO ENDOMBE
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 August 2013

Past Rosters[edit]

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Team for the 2013 FIBA Africa Championship.

Congo men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
G 4 Morlende, Kris 33 – (1979-09-28)28 September 1979 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) JDA Dijon Basket France
5 Nguia, Japhie 21 – (1992-03-24)24 March 1992 BC Avenir du Rail Republic of the Congo
6 Okemba, Léo 29 – (1984-07-29)29 July 1984 Le Portel France
F 7 Moupegnou, Jean Felix 30 – (1982-10-17)17 October 1982 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) UJAP Quimper France
8 Kondzy, Romaric 32 – (1980-12-12)12 December 1980 Inter Club Brazzaville Republic of the Congo
9 Boukinda Dibessa, Bertrand 32 – (1981-03-06)6 March 1981 ASB Mazembe Democratic Republic of the Congo
F 10 Oniangue, Giovan 22 – (1991-04-24)24 April 1991 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Paris-Levallois Basket France
11 Mouesse, Medhie 20 – (1993-04-12)12 April 1993 Inter Club Brazzaville Republic of the Congo
F/C 12 Niamamoukoko, Karl 21 – (1992-02-16)16 February 1992 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Patronage Sainte-Anne Republic of the Congo
13 Ongoundou, Rodel 20 – (1993-05-03)3 May 1993 Inter Club Brazzaville Republic of the Congo
14 Gampourou, Exocé 18 – (1994-10-18)18 October 1994
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 August 2013

External links[edit]

References[edit]