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Czech Republic national basketball team

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The Czech national basketball team is one of the newest national basketball teams in the world, having split from the Czechoslovakia national basketball team after the dissolution of the unified state in 1993, with the Slovakia national basketball team continuing as the successor of the Czechoslovak team. Its best accomplishment was seventh place at the 2015 EuroBasket.

Czech Republic Czech Republic
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FIBA ranking 42 Steady
Joined FIBA 1993
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation ČBF
Coach Ronen Ginzburg
EuroBasket
Appearances 5
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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Contents

HistoryEdit

In 1993, the team was officially founded after the Czechoslovakia national basketball team was dissolved.

At Eurobasket 1999 in France Czech national team took 12th place after beating Lithuania and Greece in the group phase. Luboš Bartoň was the second best scorer of the tournament (with 18.7 points per game). The next tournament of the team was EuroBasket 2007. In 2013, the team participated in EuroBasket 2013. The team returned to the next tournament, loaded with Euroleague stars Tomáš Satoranský and Jan Veselý.

Competitive recordEdit

TeamsEdit

Current rosterEdit

Roster for the EuroBasket 2017.[4]

The following is the Czech Republic roster in the men's basketball tournament of the 2017 EuroBasket.

Czech Republic men's national basketball team – 2017 EuroBasket roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PF 1 Auda, Patrik 28 – (1989-08-29)29 August 1989 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Manresa  
SF 7 Hruban, Vojtěch 28 – (1989-08-29)29 August 1989 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) ČEZ Nymburk  
PG 8 Satoranský, Tomáš 25 – (1991-10-30)30 October 1991 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Washington Wizards  
SG 9 Welsch, Jiří 37 – (1980-01-27)27 January 1980 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) ČEZ Nymburk  
SF 11 Palyza, Lukáš 27 – (1989-11-10)10 November 1989 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Děčín  
PG 13 Šiřina, Jakub 29 – (1987-11-21)21 November 1987 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Opava  
PF 14 Švrdlík, Kamil 30 – (1986-11-25)25 November 1986 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Pardubice  
PF 15 Peterka, Martin 22 – (1995-01-12)12 January 1995 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) ČEZ Nymburk  
G 17 Bohačík, Jaromir 25 – (1992-05-26)26 May 1992 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) USK Praha  
PF 23 Pecháček, Adam 22 – (1995-02-19)19 February 1995 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) Obradoiro  
SF 31 Kriz, Martin 24 – (1993-06-17)17 June 1993 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) ČEZ Nymburk  
SG 71 Kyzlink, Tomáš 24 – (1993-06-18)18 June 1993 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) JL Bourg  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 31 August 2017


Past rostersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit