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01/17/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/17/2020 05:37

Tyler Lamb named to Thailand's 15-player pool for FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers

BANGKOK (Thailand) - Basketball Sport Association of Thailand (BSAT) have formally announced the 15-player pool for the upcoming games in the Philippines and Korea at the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers.

Thailand 15-player team for FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers
Tyler Lamb Moses Morgan Darongphan Apiromvilaivhai
Montien Wongsawangthum Wattana Suttisin Chitchai Ananti
Attaphong Leelapipatkul Chatpol Chungyampin Teerawat Chantachon
Nattakarn Muangboon Sukdave Ghogar Chanatip Jakrawan
Patiphan Klahan Nakorn Jaisanuk Anucha Langsui

Tyler Lamb headlines the group of players as the talented wing scorer had just led the Thailand national team to a silver medal in the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Manila, Philippines this past December.

All 12 players from that silver medal squad are listed for a potential return to Manila for the first game of the first window against the Philippines on 20 February before a second straight game on the road in Korea on 23 February.

Also named to the roster is Moses Morgan who starred for the Thailand national team at the Asia Cup 2021 Pre-Qualifiers - East Region where he scored 20.4 points and grabbed 7.6 rebounds per game.

Thailand are aiming for a return to the FIBA Asia Cup for their 20th appearance, the most recent time being in 2013 where they finished at 14th place.