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

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

The Poland national basketball team also known as Polska Basketball team is the official team FIBA team that is controlled by the Polish Basketball Association. The team has a very old history. They have some strongest players. They have reached European Basketball Championship so many times. They won their first medal in 1963.

The national team have qualified for the Summer Olympics 6. In 1967 tournament, they entered in the FIBA World Cup tournament. In 2019 they qualified for the FIBA World Cup for the first time in 52 years.

Poland Basketball team is in the Group A 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 Ivory Coast, Venezuela & Tournament Host Team China.

Poland Basketball Team History

Poland national basketball team started their career in 1936. They come to fourth place. In EuroBasket 1937, they were defeated by champion Lithuanian and won the bronze medal.

The 1967 World Cup was the first time when the national team is going to play on the global platform. The national team qualified for every EuroBasket tournament after 2009.

1936, 1964, and 1968 Olympic Games were the best platform for Poland Basketball Team. In 2019 the national team have qualified for the World Cup. So let’s see who will win and who will win gold.

Medals

  • Silver : (1963)
  • Bronze : (1939, 1965, 1967)

History Of Poland Basketball Team

Events Final standing
2000 Paralympic Games Intellectual Disability Basketball Tournament 3rd
1976 European Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Men 3rd
1972 Pre-Olympic Basketball Tournament 1st
1968 European Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Men 3rd
1968 Pre-Olympic Basketball Tournament 2nd
1967 European Championship for Men – Final Round 3rd
1965 European Championship for Men – Final Round 3rd
1963 European Championship for Men – Final Round 2nd
1939 European Championship for Men – Final Round 3rd

Head Coaches

  • 1993 – 1998 : Eugeniusz Kijewski
  • 1998 – 2000 : Piotr Langosz
  • 2000 – 2003 : Dariusz Szczubiał
  • 2003 – 2004 : Andrzej Kowalczyk
  • 2004 – 2006 : Veselin Matić
  • 2006 – 2008 : Andrej Urlep
  • 2008 – 2010 : Muli Katzurin
  • 2010 – 2011 : Igor Griszczuk
  • 2011 – 2013 : Aleš Pipan
  • 2013 – 2014 : Dirk Bauermann
  • 2014 : Mike Taylor

Poland Basketball Team Roster & Matches for Basketball World Cup 2019

Poland Men's Basketball Team Roster FIBA 2019 World Cup
Poland (Polska) Men’s Basketball Team Roster FIBA 2019 World Cup

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

Players Position Height(Feet-Inch) Birthdate NBA Draft
Aleksander Balcerowski C 7-1 Nov 19, 2000 CB Gran Canaria Junior Team (Spain)
Aaron Cel SF 6-8 Mar 4, 1987 Le Mans Sarthe Basket (France)
Tomasz Gielo PF 6-9 Jan 4, 1993 Ole Miss
Karol Gruszecki G 6-4 Nov 4, 1989 Texas-Arlington
Adam Hrycaniuk C 6-9 Mar 15, 1984 Cincinnati
Przemek Karnowski C 7-1 Nov 8, 1993 Gonzaga
Lukasz Kolenda SG 6-5 Jul 28, 1999 Trefl Sopot (Poland)
Lukasz Koszarek PG 6-2 Jan 12, 1984  –
Damian Kulig SF 6-9 Jun 23, 1987  –
Kamil Laczynski G 6-0 Apr 17, 1989  –
Maciej Lampe FC 6-11 Feb 5, 1985 Complutense University (Spain)
Filip Matczak PG 6-2 Sep 18, 1993 Stelmet Zielona Gora (Poland)
Michal Nowakowski SF 6-8 Jun 18, 1988  –
Dominik Olejniczak C 7-0 Jul 1, 1996 Florida State
Marcel Ponitka SG 6-5 Aug 28, 1997 Asseco Prokom Gdynia (Poland)
Mateusz Ponitka SG 6-6 Aug 29, 1993 Telenet BC Oostende (Belgium)
A.J. Slaughter G 6-4 Aug 3, 1987 Western Kentucky
Michal Sokolowski SG 6-5 Dec 11, 1992 BC Anwil (Poland)
Krzysztof Sulima SF 6-9 Jan 5, 1990 LKS Lodz (Poland)
Adam Waczynski GF 6-6 Oct 15, 1989 Trefl Sopot (Poland)
Mikolaj Witlinski PF 6-10 Dec 2, 1995 Asseco Prokom Gdynia (Poland)
Jakub Wojciechowski C 6-10 Jan 9, 1990 Universo De’Longhi Treviso (Italy)
Dariusz Wyka PF 6-10 Dec 3, 1991 Siarka Tarnobrzeg (Poland)
Przemyslaw Zamojski SG 6-4 Dec 16, 1986  –
Jaroslaw Zyskowski SF 6-7 Jul 16, 1992 Kotwica Kolobrzeg (Poland)

FIBA World Cup 2019 Poland Basketball Team Matches within GROUP A

Date Matches
August 31, 2019 (Saturday) (4:00PM) Poland vs. Venezuela
September 2, 2019 (Monday) (8:00PM) China vs. Poland
September 4, 2019 (Wednesday) (4:00PM) Cote d’Ivoire vs. Poland
  • Venue: Cadillac Arena, Beijing
31 August 2019
Poland   Venezuela
Ivory Coast   China
2 September 2019
Venezuela   Ivory Coast
China   Poland
4 September 2019
Ivory Coast   Poland
Venezuela   China

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