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Central African Republic national basketball team

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FIBA ranking  T-57 2
Appearances  1
Appearances  1
Location  Central African Republic
FIBA zone  FIBA Africa
Medals  None
Coach  Aubin-Thierry Goporo
Joined FIBA  1963
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National federation  Central African Republic Basketball Federation

The Central African Republic national basketball team are the men's basketball side that represents the Central African Republic in international competitions, administered by the Fédération Centrafricaine de Basketball.


The team won the African Basketball Championship twice. It became the first Sub-Saharan African team to qualify for the Basketball World Cup.


Central African Republic have won the African Championship twice. Their first title came in 1974 when they hosted the tournament and beat Senegal 72–67 in the final. They hoisted the trophy again in 1987 by defeating Egypt 94–87 for the championship. The team also took third place in the 1968 tournament.


This is the Central African Republic team for the AfroBasket 2015.

Head coach position

  • Jean-Paul Rabatet
  • Paco Garcia – 2011
  • Aubin-Thierry Goporo – 2015–Present
  • Past rosters

  • 2013 AfroBasket: finished 13th among 16 teams
  • Manufacturer

    2015: Peak


    Central African Republic national basketball team Wikipedia

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