Japan men's national 3x3 team

The Japan men's national 3x3 team represents Japan in international 3x3 (3 against 3) basketball competitions. It is governed by the Japan Basketball Association (JBA). (Japanese: 日本バスケットボール協会)[1]

Japan Japan
Japan National 3x3.jpg
FIBA zoneFIBA Asia
National federationJapan Basketball Association
CoachTorsten Loibl
World Championships
Appearances4 (2014, 2016, 2018, 2019)
MedalsNone
Asian Championships
Appearances4 (2013, 2017, 2018, 2019)
MedalsBronze medal asia.svg Bronze: (2018)

It represents the country in international 3x3 (3 against 3) basketball competitions.

As of late 2019, the head coach has been Torsten Loibl.[2]

Summer OlympicsEdit

Year Position Pld W L Players
  2020 Tokyo TBD N/A
Total

3x3 World CupEdit

Year Position Pld W L Players
  2014 Russia - 5 1 4 Nomoto, Ochai, Suzuki, Takaku
  2016 China 11th 4 2 2 Komatsu, Kawachi, Ochiai, Suzuki
  2018 Philippines 14th 4 1 3 Komatsu, Noro, Ochiai, Suzuki
  2019 Netherlands 14th 4 2 2 Kobayashi, Komatsu, Ochiai, Yasuoka
Total - 17 6 11

Performance at Asian GamesEdit

Year Pos Pld W L Players
  2018 5th 6 5 1 Sugimoto, Matsuwaki, Miyakoshi, Arakawa

3x3 Asia CupEdit

Year Position Pld W L Players
  2013 Doha 3 1 2 Aoki, S.Hasegawa, T.Hasegawa, Ikeda
  2017 Ulaanbaatar 8th 3 1 2 Hilke, Komatsu, Ochiai, Kawachi
  2018 Shenzhen 3rd   5 3 2 Komatsu, Noro, Ochiai, Suzuki
  2019 Changsha 7th 3 1 2 Fujitaka, Kobayashi, Sugiura, Yasuoka

TeamEdit

Current rosterEdit

Japan men's national 3x3 team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Wt. Age
F 3   Soichiro Fujitaka 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 29 – (1991-10-11)11 October 1991
G 6   Daisuke Kobayashi 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 33 – (1987-06-24)24 June 1987
F 12   Yo Nishino 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 22 – (1998-07-27)27 July 1998
F 14   Yusei Sugiura 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 25 – (1995-06-24)24 June 1995
G 23   Ryuto Yasuoka 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 25 – (1995-04-25)25 April 1995
G 10   Tensho Sugimoto 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 22 – (1998-07-20)20 July 1998
F 91   Tomoya Ochiai 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) 33 – (1987-06-18)18 June 1987
F 70   Masahiro Komatsu 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 36 – (1984-04-22)22 April 1984
F 31   Shuta Hara 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 27 – (1993-12-17)17 December 1993
F   Ira Brown
F   Yuya Nagayoshi
G   Takuya Hashimoto
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • * (C) Team captain
    • (NP) Naturalized player
  •   Injured

Practice facilitiesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Profile - Japan, FIBA.com, Retrieved 3 July 2016.
  2. ^ Japan's 3x3 squad for Tokyo 2020 takes shape, Kaz Nagatsuka (The Japan Times), 22 November 2019. Retrieved 28 May 2020.