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The Gibraltarian national basketball team are the representative team for the British overseas territory of Gibraltar in basketball. The team is selected by the Gibraltar Amateur Basketball Association (GABBA) which is a member of FIBA Europe since 1985[1] and competes in FIBA European Championship for Small Countries and in the Island Games.

Gibraltar Gibraltar
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FIBA ranking 125 Steady (28 November 2017)
Joined FIBA 1985
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation Gibraltar Amateur Basketball Association
Championship for Small Countries
Appearances 15
Island Games
Appearances 7
Medals Bronze medal with cup.svg (2) 2001, 2015
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
 Ireland 114–59 Gibraltar Gibraltar
(Ta'Qali, Malta; 14 December 1988)
Biggest win
Gibraltar Gibraltar 102–51 Isle of Man Isle of Man
(Visby, Sweden; 27 June 2017)
Biggest defeat
 Ireland 112–39 Gibraltar Gibraltar
(Cardiff, Wales; 12 December 1990)

Contents

Competitive recordEdit

At the Championship for Small CountriesEdit

Championship for Small Countries
Year Position Pld W L
  1988 7th 5 1 4
  1990 5th 5 2 3
  1992 7th 5 1 4
  1994 7th 5 2 3
  1996 8th 5 1 4
  1998 4th 4 1 3
  2000 6th 5 0 5
  2002 8th 5 0 5
  2004 7th 4 1 3
  2006 7th 5 1 4
  2008 6th 5 1 4
  2010 7th 5 2 3
  2012 7th 4 0 4
  2014 6th 4 0 4
  2016 8th 5 0 5
Total 71 13 58

At the Island GamesEdit

Island Games
Year Position Pld W L
  1999 4th 4 2 2
  2001   6 4 2
  2003 6th 5 3 2
  2007 7th 6 3 3
  2009 6th 4 1 3
  2011 4th 5 2 3
  2015   4 3 1
  2017   5 4 1
  2019
Total 39 22 17

Current rosterEdit

At the 2016 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries:[2]

Gibraltar men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
F 4 Ian Yeats 17 – (1998-10-01)1 October 1998 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
F 5 Dylan Gomez 26 – (1989-10-03)3 October 1989 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
F 6 Aaron Turner 39 – (1977-02-21)21 February 1977 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
G 7 Stephen Britto 36 – (1979-08-19)19 August 1979 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
F 8 Angel Guerrero 40 – (1975-10-16)16 October 1975 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
G 10 Andrew Yeats 24 – (1992-01-22)22 January 1992 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
C 14 Aaron Santos 18 – (1998-05-04)4 May 1998 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)
F 18 Brandon Sawyer 22 – (1993-12-02)2 December 1993 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
C 20 Christopher Noon 29 – (1986-08-05)5 August 1986 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)
Head coach
Assistant coaches

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 28 June 2016

KitEdit

ManufacturerEdit

2016: Spalding

Edit

2016: odobo

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ GFA proposal to join UEFA Archived 2011-07-21 at the Wayback Machine., pg. 16
  2. ^ Gibraltar | 2016 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 26 October 2016.

External linksEdit