"I was proud of representing India basketball in their first-ever Olympics." While being at the Olympics was an experience in itself, India's performance against Senegal, and later, the game against a considerably stronger Australia side showed what the Indian team was capable of on its day.
The Indian basketball team has qualified for the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 after finishing second behind Saudi Arabia in Group H of the final round of qualifiers. India managed three points in their two games in Group H of the qualifiers. They had lost to Saudi Arabia and then beat Palestine after mounting a late comeback.
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The first and last time India played basketball at the Olympics. X. Basketball has ceased to make a significant mark in India compared to other popular sports in the country. In recent days, Indian basketball remains out of discussions of major world tournaments, and India has been one of the weaker teams at the Asian level too.
Basketball at 1980 Olympics: India's road to qualification, roster, results, top performers and more. Since Basketball was introduced as a medal sport at the Olympics in 1936, India has only made the lone appearance in 1980 in Moscow.
Where to watch Tokyo Olympics basketball live in India? Tokyo 2020 Olympics basketball will be telecast live on the Sony TEN 2, Sony TEN 2 HD, Sony Six and Sony SIX HD TV channels in India. Sony TEN 3, Sony TEN 3 HD, Sony TEN 4 and Sony TEN 4 HD will broadcast Tokyo 2020 in regional languages.
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The India men's national basketball team represents India in international men's basketball. It is controlled by Basketball Federation of India. The team made significant improvements as the sports of basketball is becoming more popular. A 1936 founding member of FIBA Asia, India has one of Asia's longest basketball traditions.
In India, basketball is a popular sport, with a multi-tiered professional club league system, as well as men's and women's national teams and also an international team. Indian basketball team made significant improvements during last couple of years. Basketball in India Manipal University Jaipur.