France – FIBA World Cup 2014 Full Schedule, Roster and Results

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France National Basketball Team LogoOn this page is FIBA World Cup 2014 updates for team France including full schedule, roster, game results, and other updates.

The French national basketball team is the national basketball team representing France.

The basketball team is one of the six teams of the FIBA World Cup 2014 Group A. Other squads in Group A are Spain, Serbia, Brazil, Egypt, and Iran.

Group A squads are considered to be the “Group of Death” since in it are former European champions and Olympic silver medalists Spain, current European champions France, and traditional powerhouse Serbia, in addition to a strong Brazil and Iran side.

The French squad has won two silver medals at the Summer Olympics, in 1948 and 2000, and is the current reigning champion of Europe.

The French national basketball team has recorded a total of 8 medals, in which 1 is gold, 2 silvers, and 5 bronzes in FIBA EuroBasket.

Currently ranked eight in the FIBA World Rankings, French national basketball team will face Brazil at Palacio Municipal de Deportes de Granada, Granada on Saturday, August 30, 2014. This would be their fifth meeting in the World Cup. France has won three games, with Brazil’s only win coming from their last meeting in the 1986 FIBA World Championship.

Roster

Pos.No.PlayerAgeHeightClub
G4Heurtel, Thomas251.89 m (6 ft 2 in)Saski Baskonia
G/F5Batum, Nicolas252.03 m (6 ft 8 in)Portland Trail Blazers
G6Diot, Antoine251.93 m (6 ft 4 in)Strasbourg IG
F/C7Lauvergne, Joffrey222.11 m (6 ft 11 in)BC Khimki
G/F8Lombahe-Kahudi, Charles281.99 m (6 ft 6 in)Le Mans Sarthe Basket
G9Jackson, Edwin241.90 m (6 ft 3 in)ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne
G10Fournier, Evan211.98 m (6 ft 6 in)Orlando Magic
F11Piétrus, Florent332.02 m (6 ft 8 in)SLUC Nancy
C12Gobert, Rudy222.16 m (7 ft 1 in)Utah Jazz
F13Diaw, Boris322.05 m (6 ft 9 in)San Antonio Spurs
C14Mahinmi, Ian272.11 m (6 ft 11 in)Indiana Pacers
G/F15Gelabale, Mickaël312.01 m (6 ft 7 in)BC Khimki

Full Schedule (GMT+2)

2014 FIBA World Cup Game Schedules and Results - GROUP A
Group Stage Competitions for France
DateDayTimeNo.OpponentVenueScoreWatch
September 04, 2014Thursday18:0055IranGranada-Click Here
September 03, 2014Wednesday22:0048SpainGranada-Click Here
September 01, 2014Monday18:0028EgyptGranada-Click Here
August 31, 2014Sunday15:3016SerbiaGranada-Click Here
August 30, 2014Saturday18:008BrazilGranada-Click Here

Game Results for France

August 30, 2014Granada18:00 GMT+2
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France
Brazil
August 31, 2014Granada15:30 GMT+2
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Serbia
France
September 1, 2014Granada18:00 GMT+2
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France
Egypt
September 3, 2014Granada22:00 GMT+2
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Spain
France
September 4, 2014Granada18:00 GMT+2
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Iran
France

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