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The Yemen national basketball team represents Yemen in international basketball competitions. It is managed by the Yemen Basketball Association (YBA). (Arabic: الجمعية اليمنية لكرة السلة‎)

Yemen Yemen
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FIBA ranking166 Increase 1 (26 February 2019)[1]
Joined FIBA1971
FIBA zoneFIBA Asia
National federationYemen Basketball Association
CoachGuy Arnaud
Olympic Games
AppearancesNone
FIBA World Cup
AppearancesNone
FIBA Asia Championship
AppearancesNone
West Asian Basketball Championship
Appearances3
MedalsNone

Its best result was 4th place at the 2005 West Asian Basketball Championship.

Contents

Competitive recordEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

Yet to qualify

World championshipsEdit

Yet to qualify

FIBA Asia ChampionshipEdit

Yet to qualify

Asian GamesEdit

  • 1951-78 : Did not qualify
  • 1982 : 12th
  • 1986-2014 : Did not qualify
  • 2018 : To be determined

Islamic Solidarity GamesEdit

  • 2005 : 13th
  • 2013 : Did not participate
  • 2017 : To be determined

West Asian Basketball ChampionshipEdit

Current rosterEdit

At the 2014 WABA Championship Games: [2]

Yemen men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
F 4 Aiman Sadakah 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
PG 5 Mohammed Yaeesh 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Al Tilal  
F 6 Mamady Macalou 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Al Tilal  
F 7 Sultan Shaker 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Al Tilal  
G/F 8 Samer Al-Asbahi 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Al Tilal  
G 9 Salah Al-Hanbasi 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) Al Tilal  
C 10 Ahmed Abdulghafor 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Al Tilal  
SG 11 Sabri Sadaqah 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Al Tilal  
F 12 Rafat Alwan 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
C 13 Hakim Adamien 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in)
C 14 Radhi BaYashot 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in)
F 15 Abdulaziz Moqbel 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Al-Ahli Club Sana'a  



Head coach
Assistant coaches


Legend


  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 26 May 2014


Head coach positionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 26 February 2019. Retrieved 26 February 2019.
  2. ^ Yemen National Team Asia-basket.com, Retrieved 29 March 2017.

External linksEdit