Lithuania Basketball Team Roster, Schedule, Matches FIBA World Cup 2019

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Lithuania Basketball Team Roster & Schedule for FIBA World Cup 2019 China. Find Men’s Lithuania world cup matches schedule, players & National basketball team squad for FIBA 2019.

Lithuanian Basketball Federation manages the Lithuania national men’s basketball team. Lithuanian Basketball Team is a very popular team in the world because of its track record. They won the last EuroBasket tournaments in 1937 and 1939.

Frank Lubin was the part of 1939 team, known as “grandfather of Lithuanian basketball”. They won the 1988 Olympic basketball gold medal. The Lithuanian team won the FIBA EuroBasket in 2003, and also a bronze medal in the FIBA World Championship 2010. On 13 December 1925, Lithuanians played their first international game.

Lithuania national basketball team players become a member of FIBA and later they take part in international basketball competitions.

Medals:

  • Gold: (1937, 1939, 2003)
  • Silver: (1995, 2013, 2015)
  • Bronze: (2007)

Lithuania Basketball team is in the Group H of Fiba 2019 Championship in which total 6 matches is to be played & 3 matches will be played by each team in the group stages. The other 3 teams are Canada, Senegal & Australia.

History Of Lithuania Basketball Team

Event 1st 2nd 3rd
Olympic Games 0 0 3
FIBA World Cup 0 0 1
EuroBasket 3 3 1
Total 3 3 5

Head Coaches

Year Coach
1937 EuroBasket Feliksas Kriaučiūnas
1939 EuroBasket Pranas Lubinas
1992 Olympic Games Vladas Garastas
1995 EuroBasket Vladas Garastas
1996 Olympic Games Vladas Garastas
1997 EuroBasket Jonas Kazlauskas
1998 World Championship Jonas Kazlauskas
1999 EuroBasket Jonas Kazlauskas
2000 Olympic Games Jonas Kazlauskas
2001 EuroBasket Jonas Kazlauskas
2003 EuroBasket Antanas Sireika

2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup qualification

All FIBA Europe nations had to participate in qualifications for FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 qualification. Lithuanians also crushed their second opponent Poland. They announce their team roster on September 3, 2018

FIBA World Cup History Records

Host Countries World Cup
Colombia not Qualified
Spain not Qualified
Argentina not Qualified
Canada not Qualified
Greece not Qualified
United not Qualified
Japan not Qualified
Turkey not Qualified
Spain not Qualified
China 2019 Qualified

Lithuania Basketball Team Roster & Matches for Basketball World Cup 2019

Lithuania Men's Basketball Team Roster FIBA 2019 World Cup
Lithuania Men’s Basketball Team Roster FIBA 2019 World Cup

*Updated Lithuania Team Squad & Roster for FIBA Basketball World Championship 2019

Pos. No. Name Height Club
PG 2 Bičkauskis, Dovis 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Juventus Utena
PG 9 Janavičius, Žygimantas 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) BC Prienai
C 12 Geben, Martinas 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Juventus Utena
G 7 Juškevičius, Adas 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Nanterre 92
F 14 Echodas, Martynas 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Rytas Vilnius
SG 10 Seibutis, Renaldas (C) 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Basket Zaragoza
F 21 Masiulis, Gytis 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) Neptūnas Klaipėda
F 22 Bendžius, Eimantas 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) Rytas Vilnius
G/F 31 Giedraitis, Rokas 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Alba Berlin
PG 25 Vasiliauskas, Šarūnas 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Gaziantep Basketbol
SF 51 Butkevičius, Arnas 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Rytas Vilnius
C 55 Mockevičius, Egidijus 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Consultinvest Pesaro

FIBA World Cup 2019 Lithuania Basketball Team Matches within GROUP H

Match Date Match Team
September 1, 2019 (Sunday) (7:30PM) Senegal vs. Lithuania
September 3, 2019 (Tuesday) (7:30PM) Lithuania vs. Canada
September 5, 2019 (Thursday) (7:30PM) Lithuania vs. Australia

Venue: Dongfeng Nissan Cultural and Sports Centre, Dongguan

1 September 2019
Canada   Australia
Senegal   Lithuania
3 September 2019
Australia   Senegal
Lithuania   Canada
5 September 2019
Canada   Senegal
Lithuania   Australia

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