Japan men's national wheelchair basketball team

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IWBF zone IWBF Asia+Oceania
National federation Japanese Wheelchair Basketball Federation
Paralympic Games
Appearances10
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Wheelchair Basketball Asia Oceania Championship 2013

The Japan Men's National Wheelchair Basketball Team is the wheelchair basketball side that represents Japan in international competitions for men as part of the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation.

Contents

Current roster

The teams current roster for the 2014 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship is: [1]

Head coach:

#Name Class.
4Shingo Fujii1.5
5Kōya Kawasaki3.0
6Noriyuki Mori1.5
7Hiroaki Kōzai3.5
8Yoshiaki Ōshima1.0
9Takenori Ishikawa1.5
10Takuya Nozawa1.5
11Ei Toshima2.0
12Mitsugu Chiwaki2.5
13Daisuke Tsuchiko4.0
14Tetsuya Miyajima4.0
15Rei Hisashi Fujimoto4.5

Competitions

Wheelchair Basketball World Championship

YearPositionWL
Flag of France.svg 1994 11th [2]
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 1998 9th [2]
Flag of Japan.svg 2002 8th [2]
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2006 7th [2]
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2010 10th25
Flag of South Korea.svg 2014 9th34
Flag of Germany.svg 2018 9th32
Total

Summer Paralympics

YearPositionWL
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 1976
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 1980
Flag of the United States.svg / Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 1984
Flag of South Korea.svg 1988
Flag of Spain.svg 1992 9th
Flag of the United States.svg 1996 8th
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 9th
Flag of Greece.svg 2004 8th25
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 7th35
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 9th24
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016 9th24
Total

Other

YearPositionWL
Flag of Kuwait.svg 2013 [3] [4]

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References

  1. "World Wheelchair Basketball Championships AOZ Qualifying Events 2013". Japan Wheelchair Basketball Federation.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "World Championships - Results". International Wheelchair Basketball Federation. Archived from the original on 2014-07-09.
  3. http://ph.sports.yahoo.com/blogs/sharp-shooter/pinoys-waves-asian-wheelchair-basketball-joust-010108033.html
  4. http://www.arabtimesonline.com/NewsDetails/tabid/96/smid/414/ArticleID/189724/reftab/69/t/Kuwait-rout-Bahrain-in-wheelchair-basketball-tourney/Default.aspx