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Azerbaijan national basketball team

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The Azerbaijani national basketball team is the national basketball team representing Azerbaijan.[2]

Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
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FIBA ranking 96 Decrease 3 (28 November 2017)
Joined FIBA 1991
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation Azerbaijan Basketball Federation
Coach Samit Nuruzade[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances 0
Medals None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances 0
Medals None
EuroBasket
Appearances 0
Medals None
Championship for Small Countries
Appearances 2
Medals Gold medal with cup.svg (2) 2006, 2008
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
Light
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Dark jersey
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Team colours
Dark


First international
 Belarus 121–50 Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
(Minsk, Belarus; 2 June 2001)
Biggest win
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan 96–61 Gibraltar 
(Edinburgh, United Kingdom; 17 June 2008)
Biggest defeat
 Belarus 121–50 Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
(Minsk, Belarus; 2 June 2001)

Contents

Current rosterEdit

At the 2013 EuroBasket Qualification:[3] (last publicized squad)

Azerbaijan men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PG 6 Zaur Pashayev 28 – (1983-08-31)31 August 1983 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) BC Kutaisi 2010  
7 Orhan Aydin Haciyeva 22 – (1989-10-01)1 October 1989  
8 Fuad Niftaliyev 31 – (1980-08-21)21 August 1980  
9 Aleksandr Rindin 27 – (1985-04-05)5 April 1985  
10 Anar Hajiyev 24 – (1988-06-02)2 June 1988
11 Rasim Bashak 32 – (1980-01-17)17 January 1980  
12 Charles Edward Davis 28 – (1984-04-18)18 April 1984  
13 Rasim Bashak 31 – (1981-01-14)14 January 1981  
14 Rasim Bashak 22 – (1990-06-25)25 June 1990
15 Tahir Bakhshiyev 30 – (1982-03-07)7 March 1982  
20 Jaycee Don Carroll 29 – (1983-04-16)16 April 1983 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
22 Rustam Aliyev 18 – (1994-04-04)4 April 1994
32 Zaur Gushanov 25 – (1987-03-24)24 March 1987
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 14 August 2012

Competitive recordEdit

At EuroBasketEdit

FIBA EuroBasket Qualification
Year Position Pld W L Pld W L
  2003 Did not qualify 6 0 6
  2013 Did not qualify 8 4 4

At EuroBasket Division CEdit

EuroBasket Division C
Year Position Pld W L
  2004 Fourth place 4 2 2
  2006 Champion 5 4 1
  2008 Champion 5 4 1
Total 14 10 4

AchievementsEdit

Champions: 2006, 2008

Past rostersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rəyasət Heyətinin iclası basketball.az, 12.03.2016
  2. ^ FIBA.com – National Federations & Leagues
  3. ^ Azerbaijan | 2013 EuroBasket Qualification, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 26 October 2016.