RoyRana has actually been called head coach of Canada’s men’s basketball team for the upcoming FIBA Americup 2017 and also Canada’s very first Globe Mug 2019 certifying suits.
Rana lately led Canada’s under-19men’s team to a historical gold medal at the U19 Globe Mug in Cairo. It was Canada’s very first gold medal at a Globe Mug FIBA competitors.
He has actually formerly functioned as head coach of the men’s elderly team at the Argentina Super 4 Mug in 2007 and also as an aide coach for the FIBA Americas event in 2009.
Rana has actually additionally changed the men’s basketball program at Ryerson College, leading the Rams to silver (2017) and also bronze (2015) medals at the U Sports championship games.
” It is once more an amazing honour to have the chance and also duty to lead our nation right into worldwide competitors,” Rana stated in a Canada Basketball launch. “I look onward to structure on the amazing energy of this summer season and also proceed to play my component in constructing an unique experience of success at the elderly men’s nationwide team degree.”
Jay Triano will certainly proceed to work as head coach of the elderly men’s nationwide team program and also will certainly take a trip with the team to Argentina for the AmeriCup from Aug. 25 to Sept. 3.
” With various gamers tipping up at various times to assist us certify we are going to require various trains to tip up too,” Triano stated in the launch. “Roy has actually been a large component of our program, and also with the success this summer season he is an all-natural fit to lead us throughout the NBA period.”
Adhering to the AmeriCup, Canada’s search of a 2019 Globe Mug berth will certainly proceed with the Americas qualifiers, where 16 groups will certainly complete for 7 Globe Mug areas.
Canada will certainly encounter Bahamas, Dominican Republic and also the USA Virgin Islands in Team D. Canada opens up versus Bahamas in Halifax on Nov. 24.
Canada is presently rated 8th in the Americas and also 24 th on the planet.