Cyprus national basketball team(Redirected from Cyprus men's national basketball team)
|FIBA zone||FIBA Europe|
|National federation||Cyprus Basketball Federation|
|FIBA World Cup|
|Championship for Small Countries|
|Medals|| Silver: 1990, 1994
Bronze: 1988, 1992
The team participates at international and European tournaments. The only international tournament it took a part of in 2005, was the World University Games, where it finished 26th out of 30 participating nations.
Cyprus national basketball team was a two-time Promotion Cup finalist (1990, 1994).
The team's results have improved considerably in recent years. Cyprus has repeatedly retained in the European minor countries tournament since 1995, while Cyprus made their first appearance in a EuroBasket semifinal phase in 2003.
Currently, Cyprus plays in Division B of the EuroBasket system. The team participated in the Group B of the EuroBasket 2009 B Qualifying Campaign, and had as opponents, the national teams of Belarus, Switzerland, Romania, and Albania. Those games took place in September 2008.[needs update]
At the Championship for Small CountriesEdit
At the Games of the Small StatesEdit
|1983||Did not qualify||4||0||4|
|1989||Did not enter||Did not enter|
|1993||Did not qualify||6||2||4|
|2013||Did not qualify||8||0||8|
|2015||Did not enter||Did not enter|
|2017||Did not qualify||6||2||4|
Roster for the EuroBasket 2017 qualification.
|Cyprus men's national basketball team roster|
|Pos.||Starting 5||Bench 1||Bench 2|
|C||Anthony King||Tolis Kaskiris|
|PF||Panagiotis Trisokkas||George Theocharides||Christos Loizides|
|SF||Nikos Stylianou||Andreas Pilavas||Gabriel Kilaras|
|SG||Andreas Sizopoulos||Grigoris Pantouris||Aristides Koronides|
|PG||Iakovos Panteli||Christopher Razis||Simon Michail|
Head coach positionEdit
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- Cyprus v Iceland - Highlights - FIBA EuroBasket 2017 Qualifiers Youtube.com video