Gibraltar national basketball team

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Gibraltar Gibraltar
FIBA ranking 122 Increase 13 (3 July 2018)
Joined FIBA 1985
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation Gibraltar Amateur Basketball Association
Championship for Small Countries
Appearances 16
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)

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.

Competitive record

At the Championship for Small Countries

Championship for Small Countries
Year Position Pld W L
Malta 1988 7th 5 1 4
Wales 1990 5th 5 2 3
Cyprus 1992 7th 5 1 4
Republic of Ireland 1994 7th 5 2 3
San Marino 1996 8th 5 1 4
Gibraltar 1998 4th 4 1 3
Andorra 2000 6th 5 0 5
Malta 2002 8th 5 0 5
Andorra 2004 7th 4 1 3
Albania 2006 7th 5 1 4
Scotland 2008 6th 5 1 4
Malta 2010 7th 5 2 3
San Marino 2012 7th 4 0 4
Gibraltar 2014 6th 4 0 4
Moldova 2016 8th 5 0 5
San Marino 2018 4th 5 2 3
Total 76 15 61

At the Island Games

Island Games
Year Position Pld W L
Gotland 1999 4th 4 2 2
Isle of Man 2001 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 6 4 2
Guernsey 2003 6th 5 3 2
Rhodes 2007 7th 6 3 3
Åland Islands 2009 6th 4 1 3
Isle of Wight 2011 4th 5 2 3
Jersey 2015 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 4 3 1
Gotland 2017 2nd, silver medalist(s) 5 4 1
Gibraltar 2019
Total 39 22 17

Current roster

At the 2018 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries:[2]

Gibraltar men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
C 00 Lucas Perez 38 – (1980-06-24)24 June 1980 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) Bayside Argus
F 3 Timothy Fava 21 – (1997-02-10)10 February 1997 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Leicester Riders BC
F 5 Dylan Gomez 28 – (1989-10-03)3 October 1989 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Union Linense Baloncesto
F 6 Aaron Turner 41 – (1977-02-21)21 February 1977 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Bayside Argus
G 7 Stephen Britto 38 – (1979-08-19)19 August 1979 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Bayside Argus
F 8 Angel Guerrero 42 – (1975-10-16)16 October 1975 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Hassans Blue Stars
G 10 Andrew Yeats 26 – (1992-01-22)22 January 1992 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Union Linense Baloncesto
G 13 Miguel Ortega 27 – (1991-03-04)4 March 1991 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) Union Linense Baloncesto
F 24 Marius Grigaitis 26 – (1991-10-15)15 October 1991 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Valmar Harlem
G 25 Jamie Sercombe 25 – (1992-10-27)27 October 1992 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Valmar Harlem
G 32 Thomas Yome 21 – (1996-12-16)16 December 1996 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Leicester Riders BC
F 33 Sam Buxton 28 – (1989-12-15)15 December 1989 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) ICOM UDEA
Head coach
Assistant coaches

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

Kit

Manufacturer

2016: Spalding

2016: odobo

See also

References

  1. ^ GFA proposal to join UEFA Archived 2011-07-21 at the Wayback Machine., pg. 16
  2. ^ Gibraltar | 2018 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 02 July 2018.

External links

  • Gibraltar Amateur Basketball Association
  • Gibraltar national basketball team at FIBA Europe
  • Gibraltar Basketball Academy
  • G.A.B.B.A (Gibraltar Amateur Basketball Association) - Facebook presentation
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