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Kazakhstan national basketball team

The Kazakhstan national basketball team represents Kazakhstan in basketball international competitions. They belong to the FIBA Asia zone.

Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
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FIBA ranking70 Steady (26 February 2019)[1]
Joined FIBA1992
FIBA zoneFIBA Asia
National federationKazakhstan Basketball Federation
CoachRenatas Kurilionokas
Nickname(s)Snow Leopards [2]
Asian Championship
Appearances9
MedalsNone
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


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HistoryEdit

Kazakhstan's best finish in international competition was in the 2002 Asian Games, beating the Philippines in the bronze medal game, and a fourth-place finish in the FIBA Asia Championship 2007 losing out to Korea in the third-place game. At 2014 Asian games in Korea Kazakhstan end up on a 4th place after losing to Japan in third place match.

AchievementsEdit

Asia ChampionshipEdit

Year Position Tournament Host
1995 5 1995 ABC Championship Seoul, South Korea
1997 13 1997 ABC Championship Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2003 7 2003 ABC Championship Harbin, China
2005 10 2005 FIBA Asia Championship Doha, Qatar
2007 4 2007 FIBA Asia Championship Tokushima, Japan
2009 9 2009 FIBA Asia Championship Tianjin, China
2013 8 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Manila, Philippines
2015 11 2015 FIBA Asia Championship Changsha, China
2017 16 2017 FIBA Asia Cup Beirut, Lebanon

Asian GamesEdit

Year Position Tournament Host
1994 5 Basketball at the 1994 Asian Games Hiroshima, Japan
1998 4 Basketball at the 1998 Asian Games Bangkok, Thailand
2002 3 Basketball at the 2002 Asian Games Busan, South Korea
2006 7 Basketball at the 2006 Asian Games Doha, Qatar
2014 4 Basketball at the 2014 Asian Games Incheon, South Korea
2018 13 Basketball at the 2018 Asian Games Indonesia

TeamEdit

Current rosterEdit

Roster for the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup.[3]

Kazakhstan men's national basketball team – 2017 FIBA Asia Cup roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PF 1 Denis Degtyarev 26 – (1990-10-05)5 October 1990 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) BC Astana  
G 2 Azim Yagodkin 25 – (1992-02-21)21 February 1992 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) BC Caspiy Aktau  
SF 5 Roman Marchuk 24 – (1993-03-04)4 March 1993 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) BC Caspiy Aktau  
G 6 Rustam Murzagaliyev 25 – (1992-05-24)24 May 1992 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) BC Astana  
SF 7 Nikolay Bazhkin 26 – (1990-12-09)9 December 1990 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) BC Barsy Atyrau  
SG 9 Pavel Ilin 25 – (1992-05-24)24 May 1992 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) BC Barsy Atyrau  
SG 10 Vassiliy Savchenko 30 – (1987-06-13)13 June 1987 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) BC Barsy Atyrau  
PF 11 Anton Ponomarev 28 – (1988-10-31)31 October 1988 2.09 m (6 ft 10 in) BC Astana  
SG 13 Rustam Yargaliyev 30 – (1986-12-20)20 December 1986 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) BC Astana  
C 15 Mikhail Yevstigneyev 33 – (1984-07-05)5 July 1984 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) BC Barsy Atyrau  
C 17 Alexander Zhigulin 23 – (1994-04-26)26 April 1994 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) BC Astana  
SF 25 Maxim Marchuk 23 – (1994-01-17)17 January 1994 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) BC Astana  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (NP) Naturalized player
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 8 August 2017

Depth chartEdit

Pos. Starting 5 Bench 1 Bench 2
C Mikhail Yevstigneyev Alexander Zhigulin
PF Anton Ponomarev Maxim Marchuk Denis Degtyarev
SF Pavel Ilin Nikolay Bazhkin Roman Marchuk
SG Rustam Yargaliyev Vassiliy Savchenko
PG Azim Yagodkin Rustam Murzagaliyev

Head coach positionEdit

Notable playersEdit

Other current notable players from Kazakhstan:

Kazakhstan roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PG Jerry Johnson 35 – (1982-04-23)23 April 1982 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) BC Neptūnas  

Legend
  • Club – describes current club
  • Age – describes age on 12 March 2018

Past rostersEdit

Roster for the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship: Head coach:   Vitaliy Strebkov

# Pos Name Club Date of Birth Height
5 G Jerry Jamar Johnson   BC Astana (1982-04-23)23 April 1982 (aged 33) 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
6 G Rustam Murzagaliyev   BC Astana (1992-05-24)24 May 1992 (aged 23) 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
7 F Maxim Marchuk   BC Astana (1994-01-17)17 January 1994 (aged 21) 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
8 F Maxim Smirnov   BC Caspiy Aktau (1986-12-25)25 December 1986 (aged 28) 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in)
9 F Anatoly Bose   BC Astana (1988-12-06)6 December 1988 (aged 26) 2.00 m (6 ft 6 12 in)
10 C Pavel Ilin   BC Astana (1992-05-24)24 May 1992 (aged 23) 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
11 C Anton Ponomarev   BC Astana (1988-10-31)31 October 1988 (aged 26) 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in)
12 F Dmitriy Klimov   BC Astana (1988-09-05)5 September 1988 (aged 27) 2.00 m (6 ft 6 12 in)
13 G Rustam Yargaliyev   BC Astana (1986-12-20)20 December 1986 (aged 28) 1.94 m (6 ft 4 12 in)
14 F Dmitriy Gavrilov   BC Barsy Atyrau (1986-11-27)27 November 1986 (aged 28) 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
15 C Alexandr Zhigulin   BC Astana (1994-04-26)26 April 1994 (aged 21) 2.05 m (6 ft 8 12 in)

KitEdit

Edit

2015: ISKER [4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 26 February 2019. Retrieved 26 February 2019.
  2. ^ The official website of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship - Power Ranking: Week 1, FIBA.com, 2 September 2015. Retrieved 10 October 2015.
  3. ^ 2017 FIBA Asia Cup roster
  4. ^ Behind the Scenes - FIBA Asia Challenge 2016, FIBA.com, Retrieved 11 Feb 2016.

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