Pallacanestro Cantù


Pallacanestro Cantù
Pallacanestro Cantù
Pallacanestro Cantù logo
Leagues Lega Basket
Founded 1936
History Associazione Pallacanestro Cantù
1936–Present
Arena Palasport Pianella
(capacity: 3,910)
Location Cantù, Italy
Team colors White and Blue
         
President Alessandro Corrado
Head coach Andrea Trinchieri
Championships Italian Championships (3):
1968, 1975, 1981
Italian Supercups: (1)
2003
World Club Cups (2):
1975, 1982
Euroleague Championships (2):
1982, 1983
Saporta Cups (4):
1977, 1978, 1979, 1981
Korać Cups (4):
1973, 1974, 1975, 1991
Website pallacanestrocantu.com
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Pallacanestro Cantù is an Italian League professional basketball club that is based in Cantù. For sponsorship reasons, it is also known as Bennet Cantù, after Bennet, an Italian supermarket chain. For past club sponsorship names, see the list below. Among European basketball teams, Cantù has won more international trophies than any other team (on par with Real Madrid).

Contents

Roster

Pallacanestro Cantù rosterSF
4 United States Lighty, David 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) 100 kg (220 lb)
SF 5 Serbia Micov, Vladimir 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 103 kg (227 lb)
PF 7 Serbia Šćekić, Marko 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) 95 kg (209 lb)
C 8 Austria Ortner, Benjamin 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 102 kg (225 lb)
SG 9 Georgia (country) Markoishvili, Manuchar 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) 90 kg (198 lb)
PF 10 United States Leunen, Maarty 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 98 kg (216 lb)
C 11 Italy Marconato, Denis 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 115 kg (254 lb)
G 12 Uruguay Mazzarino, Nicolás 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 88 kg (194 lb)
C 15 Belarus Parakhouski, Artsiom 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) 117 kg (258 lb)
PF 17 Italy Diviach, Marco 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 100 kg (220 lb)
C 19 Georgia (country) Shermadini, Giorgi 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) 120 kg (265 lb)
PG 20 Italy Cinciarini, Andrea 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 84 kg (185 lb)
PG 21 Italy Bolzonella, Federico 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 72 kg (159 lb)
PG 55 Italy Basile, Gianluca 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 90 kg (198 lb)
Head coach
  • Italy Andrea Trinchieri
Assistant coach(es)
  • Italy Emanuele Molin
  • Italy Nicola Brienza
  • Italy Federico Perego



Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (*) Playing only in Euroleague
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 2011-09-26


Notable players

Coaches

  • United States Larry Strong – 1954–55
  • Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Isidoro Marsan – 1956–58
  • Italy Gianni Corsolini – 1958–60
  • Italy Vittorio Tracuzzi – 1960–62
  • Italy Gianni Corsolini – 1962–65
  • Italy Arnaldo Taurisano – 1965–66
  • Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Borislav Stanković – 1966–69
  • Italy Arnaldo Taurisano – 1969–79
  • Italy Valerio Bianchini – 1979–82
  • Italy Giancarlo Primo – 1982–83
  • Italy Gianni Asti – 1983–84
  • Italy Carlo Recalcati – 1984–90
  • Italy Fabrizio Frates – 1990–92
  • Spain Antonio Díaz-Miguel – 1993–94
    (6 games)
  • Italy Bruno Arrigoni – 1993–94
    (34 games)
  • Italy Giancarlo Sacco – 1994–95
    (incl. 5 games in the '95–'96 season)
  • Italy Bruno Arrigoni – 1995
    (1 game in the '95–'96 season)
  • Italy Gianfranco Lombardi – 1995–97
    (incl. 32 games in the '95–'96 season)
  • Italy Virginio Bernardi – 1997
    (6 games in the '97–'98 season)
  • Italy Massimo Magri – 1997–98
    (23 games)
  • Italy Fabrizio Frates – 1998–99
  • Italy Franco Ciani – 1999–2000
    (incl. 11 games in the '00–'01 season)
  • Italy Stefano Sacripanti – 2000–07
    (incl. 23 games in the '00–'01 season)
  • Italy Luca Dalmonte – 2007–2009
  • Italy Andrea Trinchieri – 2009–Present

Sponsorship names

In the past, due to sponsorship deals, it has also been known as:[1]

  • Milenka Cantù (1954–55)
  • Oransoda Cantù (1956–58, 1965–69)
  • Fonte Levissima Cantù (1958–65)
  • Forst Cantù (1970–77)
  • Gabetti Cantù (1977–80)
  • Squibb Cantù (1980–82)
  • Ford Cantù (1982–83)
  • Jollycolombani Cantù (1983–85)
  • Arexons Cantù (1985–87)
  • Vismara Cantù (1987–90)
  • Shampoo Clear Cantù (1990–94)
  • Polti Cantù (1994–99)
  • Canturina Cantù (1999–2000)
  • Poliform Cantù (2000–01)
  • Oregon Scientific Cantù (2001–04)
  • Vertical Vision Cantù (2004–06)
  • Tisettanta Cantù (2006–08)
  • NGC Cantù (2008–09)
  • NGC Medical Cantù (2009–10)
  • Bennet Cantù (2010–Present)

References

External links


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