Zambia national basketball team

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Zambia Zambia
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FIBA ranking T-94 Steady
Joined FIBA 1962
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Zambia Basketball Association (ZBA)
Coach Obed Shamboko
Olympic Games
Appearances None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
FIBA Africa Championship
Appearances 1 (1989)
Medals None
Uniforms
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Team colours
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The Zambia national basketball team represents Zambia in international competitions. It is administrated by the Zambia Basketball Association (ZBA).[1]

Zambia had its best year in 1989 at the FIBA Africa Championship when it finished in Africa's Top Ten, ahead of Kenya.

Roster[edit]

Team for the AfroBasket 2013 qualification.[2]


Zambia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age Ht. Club
Ntilila Sengesenge Chaila 27 – (1986-02-22)22 February 1986 Zambia
Francis Chibesa 24 – (1988-10-29)29 October 1988 Zambia
Kaumba Chilila 23 – (1990-08-07)7 August 1990
Moonga Chipili 24 – (1989-07-26)26 July 1989 Zambia
Zawalika Dala 23 – (1990-05-25)25 May 1990
PG Gosa Isaac Hamudulu 25 – (1988-05-06)6 May 1988 Zambia
SG Simukwela Lishomwa Lubinda 26 – (1986-08-29)29 August 1986 Zambia
Obert Muleza 32 – (1981-03-21)21 March 1981
Chisulo Candy Musukwa 25 – (1988-06-27)27 June 1988 Zambia
Mumba Abraham Mwansa 30 – (1982-12-13)13 December 1982 Zambia
Titus Njovu 23 – (1990-01-30)30 January 1990 Zambia
Webbie Sikuka 31 – (1982-01-13)13 January 1982 Zambia
John Mwandondwa Waitolo 28 – (1984-08-26)26 August 1984 Zambia
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 August 2013

Notable players[edit]

Other notable players from Zambia:

Zambia roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age Ht. Club
F Patson Siame 22 – (1993-07-22)22 July 1993 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Florida Gulf Coast Eagles men's basketball United States

Competitive record[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

yet to qualify

World championships[edit]

yet to qualify

FIBA Africa Championship[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1989 10 FIBA Africa Championship 1989 Luanda, Angola
2017 To be determined FIBA Africa Championship 2017 Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo

African Games[edit]

yet to qualify

Commonwealth Games[edit]

never participated

Head coach position[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ FIBA National Federations – Zambia, fiba.com, accessed 18 August 2013.
  2. ^ Zambia | 2013 FIBA Africa Championship for Men Qualifying Round, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 28 Dec 2015.
  3. ^ Zambia look to build on home advantage at FIBA AfroBasket 2017 Group G Qualifiers, fiba.com, 7 March 2017. Accessed 7 March 2017.