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Jeanne d'Arc Dijon Basket, commonly known as JDA Dijon Basket or simply Dijon, is a professional basketball club from the city of Dijon, France. The club currently plays in the LNB Pro A, the French first tier division. Home games are played at the Palais des Sports Jean-Michel Geoffroy, which has a capacity of 4,628 people. The club has won the French Cup twice, in 1993 and 2006.

JDA Dijon
JDA Dijon logo
NicknameLa Jeanne
LeaguesPro A
Basketball Champions League
FoundedJanuary 1880; 139 years ago (1880-01)
ArenaPalais des Sports Jean-Michel Geoffroy
Capacity4,628
LocationDijon, France
PresidentThiery Degorce
Team managerJean Louis Borg
Head coachLaurent Legnam
Championships2 French Cups
1 Match des Champions
Websitejdadijon.com

The club lends its name to Joan of Arc, a heroine in French history.

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Current rosterEdit

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JDA Dijon Basket roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Age
C 0   Solomon, Richard 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 27 – (1992-06-08)8 June 1992
SG 1   Sulaimon, Rasheed 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 25 – (1994-03-09)9 March 1994
PF 2   Young, Michael 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 25 – (1994-09-05)5 September 1994
SF 3   Dorez, Nicolaz 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 20 – (1999-02-14)14 February 1999
SF 9   Leloup, Jérémy 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 32 – (1987-01-31)31 January 1987
PG 11   Holston, David 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 33 – (1986-01-26)26 January 1986
SF 15   Ulmer, LaMonte 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 33 – (1986-09-17)17 September 1986
SG 17   Landry, Mateo 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 18 – (2000-11-27)27 November 2000
PF 21   Loum, Abdoulaye 2.09 m (6 ft 10 in) 28 – (1991-04-03)3 April 1991
C 22   Chassang, Alexandre 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 24 – (1994-11-22)22 November 1994
PG 83   Julien, Axel 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 27 – (1992-07-27)27 July 1992
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Updated: September 23, 2019

Season by seasonEdit

Season Tier League Pos. French Cup Leaders Cup European competitions
2010–11 2 LNB Pro B 2nd Second round
2011–12 1 LNB Pro A 9th Second round
2012–13 1 LNB Pro A 7th Second round 3 EuroChallenge
RS
2013–14 1 LNB Pro A 5th Semifinalist Quarterfinalist 3 EuroChallenge L16
2014–15 1 LNB Pro A 10th Semifinalist
2015–16 1 LNB Pro A 9th Quarterfinalist
2016–17 1 LNB Pro A 12th

Notable playersEdit

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