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

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

The Tunisian national basketball team is the only best basketball team from the Arabian States. The team is also known as Les Aigles de Carthage or The Carthage Eagles. Tunisian national basketball team is controlled and managed by Tunisia Basketball Federation (FTBB).

The Tunisia team became Champion at the 2011 African Basketball tournament. It was the first North African country to win the cup. Till date, they took part in 22 FIBA Africa Championship.

In 2011, they won their first-ever FIBA Africa Championship. They also won a bronze medal at the FIBA Africa Championship 1970 and FIBA Africa 1974.

Tunisia Basketball team is in the Group C 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 Spain, Puerto Rico & Iran.

History of Tunisia Basketball Team

The Tunisians fought to compete at the World Championship, losing all five of the matches, and finishing last in Group B, and 24th overall. However, after nearly forty decades of mediocrity in Africa, Tunisia has grown into one of the continent’s deepest opponents again. Its looks at the international stage have come to be a new landmark in the group’s history.

Medals

AfroBasket

  • Gold: (2011, 2017)
  • Silver: (1965)
  • Bronze: (1970, 1974, 2009, 2015)

African Games

  • Gold: (1973)
  • Bronze: (1978)

Arab Championship

  • Gold: (1981, 1983, 2008, 2009)
  • Silver: (2002)
  • Bronze: (1991, 1992, 2007)

Tunisia Basketball Team Positions

Year Position
2010 24th
2019 Qualified

Head coaches

  • 1999–2000 – Zoran Zupecevic
  • 2000–2001 – Francis Jordane & Tunisia Mounir Ben Sliman
  • 2001–2002 – Adel Tlatli
  • 2002–2003 – Marijan Novović
  • 2004 – Walid Gharbi
  • 2004–2016 – Adel Tlatli
  • 2016–Present – Mário Palma

Tunisia Basketball Team Roster & Matches for Basketball World Cup 2019

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

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

Player Position Height(Feet-Inch) Birthdate NBA Draft
Omar Abada G 6-2 Apr 20, 1993 E.S.R. Rades (Tunisia)
Mohamed Abbassi C 6-8 Mar 28, 1991  –
Ahmed Addami PF 6-6 Jul 14, 1997  –
Makram Ben Romdhane FC 6-8 Mar 27, 1989 Etoile Sportive du Sahel (Tunisia)
Eskandar Bhouri F 6-3 Jul 12, 1997  –
Aymen Bouzid C 6-10 Aug 16, 1987  –
Ziyed Chennoufi SF 6-6 Nov 29, 1988  –
Lassaad Chouaya SG 6-3 Aug 22, 1989 C.A Tunis (Tunisia)
Ahmad Dhif PG 6-0 Sep 17, 1996  –
Mourad El Mabrouk SG 6-1 Oct 19, 1986 Ezzahra Sport Rades (Tunisia)
Mokhtar Ghayaza SF 6-8 Nov 15, 1986  –
Bechir Hadidane C 6-7 Aug 18, 1984  –
Mohammed Hadidane F 6-9 Apr 27, 1986 Stade Nabeulien (Tunisia)
Mahmoud Hajri F 6-3 Feb 17, 1997  –
Jawhar Jawadi F 6-2 Jul 14, 1997  –
Nizar Knioua PG 6-2 Jun 8, 1983 Stade Nabeulien (Tunisia)
Firas Lahiani F 6-7 Jul 16, 1991  –
Amine Maghrebi SF 6-5 Jul 31, 1984 Ezzahra Sport Rades (Tunisia)
Mohamed Khalil Mejri C 6-8 May 9, 1995  –
Salah Mejri C 7-2 Jun 15, 1986 Etoile Sportive du Sahel (Tunisia)
Omar Mouhli G 6-3 Mar 19, 1986  –
Mohamed Adam Rassil SF 6-6 Feb 3, 1998  –
Michael Roll G 6-5 Apr 12, 1987 UCLA
Haithem Saada FC 6-9 Feb 3, 1995  –
Radhouane Slimane PF 6-8 Aug 16, 1980 Al Nasr SC (United Arab Emirates)

FIBA World Cup 2019 Tunisia Basketball Team Matches within GROUP C

Match Date Match Team
August 31, 2019 (Saturday) (8:30PM) Spain vs. Tunisia
September 2, 2019 (Monday) (4:30PM) Tunisia vs. Iran
September 4, 2019 (Wednesday) (4:30PM) Puerto Rico vs. Tunisia
  • Venue: Guangzhou Gymnasium, Guangzhou
31 August 2019
Iran   Puerto Rico
Spain   Tunisia
2 September 2019
Tunisia   Iran
Puerto Rico   Spain
4 September 2019
Puerto Rico   Tunisia
Spain   Iran

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