Gibraltar national basketball team


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[3] and competes in FIBA European Championship for Small Countries and in the Island Games.

Gibraltar
FIBA ranking147 1 (16 September 2019)[1]
Joined FIBA1985
FIBA zoneFIBA Europe
National federationGibraltar Amateur Basketball Association
Championship for Small Countries
Appearances16
Island Games
Appearances7
Medals (3) 2001, 2015, 2019[2]
First international
 Ireland 114–59 Gibraltar
(Ta'Qali, Malta; 14 December 1988)
Biggest win
Gibraltar 102–51 Isle of Man
(Visby, Sweden; 27 June 2017)
Biggest defeat
 Ireland 112–39 Gibraltar
(Cardiff, Wales; 12 December 1990)

Competitive record

At the Championship for Small Countries

Championship for Small Countries
Year Position Pld W L
19887th514
19905th523
19927th514
19947th523
19968th514
19984th413
20006th505
20028th505
20047th413
20067th514
20086th514
20107th523
20127th404
20146th404
20168th505
20184th523
Total761561

At the Island Games

Island Games
Year Position Pld W L
19994th422
2001642
20036th532
20077th633
20096th413
20114th523
2015431
2017541
2019541
Total442618

Current roster

At the 2018 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries:[4]

Gibraltar men's national basketball team roster
PlayersCoaches
Pos.No.NameAge – Date of birthHeightClubCtr.
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
F 5 Dylan Gomez 28 – (1989-10-03)3 October 1989 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Unión 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) Unión Linense Baloncesto
G 13 Miguel Ortega 27 – (1991-03-04)4 March 1991 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) Unión 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
F 33 Sam Buxton 28 – (1989-12-15)15 December 1989 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) UDEA Baloncesto
Head coach
  • Adam Cassaglia
Assistant coaches

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

Kit

Manufacturer

2016: Spalding

Sponsor

2016: odobo

See also

References

  1. "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 16 September 2019. Retrieved 16 September 2019.
  2. "Men's Basketball". gibraltar2019results.com. Retrieved 12 July 2019.
  3. GFA proposal to join UEFA Archived 2011-07-21 at the Wayback Machine, pg. 16
  4. Gibraltar | 2018 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 02 July 2018.