FIBA ASIA MID ZONE Qualifyers 2011 (Senior Men’s)
Nepal Men’s National Basketball team participated in the qualifying round of the 26th FIBA ASIA Championship for Men. The qualifying round was held at New Delhi, India from 13th to 15th July 2011. Five teams (India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Bhutan) from South Asia fought for a single qualification spot for the 26th FIBA ASIA Championship for Men to be held at Wuhan, China in September 2011.
India was qualified for the championship while Nepal gained 3rd position.
Below are the list of players and delegates from Nepal to participate in the qualifying tournament.
- Rajiv Joshi
- Binod Shrestha
- Sanjay Byanjankar (Sr.)
- Bipendra Maharjan ©
- Yukta Ram Bhakta Mathema
- Sadish Pradhan
- Binod Maharjan
- Rabindra Man Maharjan
- Bikram Joshi
- Sanjay Byanjankar (Jr.)
- Paresh Shrestha
- Sujan Pun
- Dinesh Chandra Nakarmi (Coach)
- Anmol Kulung Rai (Asst. Coach)
- Purna Bahadur Neupane (Manager)
- Raj Kumar Maharjan (FIBA Referee)
The draw and match schedules of the qualifying round is below.
Pool A: India, Srilanka
Pool B: Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan
|S.NO||DATE||TIME||TEAM A||TEAM B||POOL||RESU|
|1.||13TH JULY||9.00 AM||NEPAL||BHUTAN||B||79 – 53|
|2.||13TH JULY||5.00 PM||INDIA||SRI LANKA||A||99 – 42|
|3.||13TH JULY||7.00 PM||BHUTAN||BANGLADESH||B||59 – 92|
|4.||14TH JULY||9.00 AM||BANGLADESH||NEPAL||B||61 – 64|
|5.||14TH JULY||5.00 PM||India||Bangladesh||SEMI FINAL||120 – 26|
|6.||14TH JULY||7.00 PM||Nepal||Sri Lanka||SEMI FINAL||44 – 65|
|7.||15TH JULY||3.00 PM||Bangladesh||Nepal||THIRD PLACE||62 – 73|
|8.||15TH JULY||5.00 PM||India||Sri Lanka||FINAL||89 – 35|