Nationale 1
Founded1971; 50 years ago (1971)
First season1971
CountrySenegal
ConfederationFIBA Africa
Number of teams16
Level on pyramid1
Domestic cup(s)Senegalese Cup
SupercupSenegalese Super Cup
International cup(s)Basketball Africa League (BAL)
Current championsAS Douanes (9th title)
(2019)
Most championshipsASFA (10 titles)
WebsiteLink
2019 Nationale 1 season

The Nationale 1 Masculin (in English: National 1 Men) is the highest professional basketball league in Senegal. Established in 1971, the league consists of 16 teams.

Teams

Champions

This is a list of the champions of the Senegalese championship:[1]

Recent finals

Year Winner Runner-up Score MVP Notes
2014 AS Douanes ASFA
77–60
Birahim Gaye (AS Douanes)
[3]
2015 DUC Dakar UGB
51–49
[4]
2016 AS Douanes Saint Louis
51–71
[5]
2017 AS Douanes Saint Louis
71–61
Louis Adams (AS Douanes)
[6]
2018 AS Douanes DUC Dakar
[a]
2019 AS Douanes DUC Dakar
61–54
Pape Moustapha Diop (AS Douanes) [7]
2020 Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic
  1. ^ The final of the 2018 season was never finished due to a fight on the court.

Performance by club

Teams shown in italics are no longer in existence.

Club Winners Runners-up Seasons won Seasons lost
AS Douanes 9 1998, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
ASFA 9 1 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1984, 1994, 1995 2014
Jeanne d'Arc 7 1986, 1987, 1990, 1992, 1996, 1997, 2002
US Gorée 6 1971, 1985, 1989, 1991, 2000, 2003
DUC Dakar 4 2 2009, 2010, 2013, 2015 2018, 2019
Bopp 4 1993, 1999, 2001, 2004
Police 3 1981, 1982, 1983
US Rail 2 2005, 2006
Dial Diop 2 1972, 1973
SEIB 1 1988
Saint Louis 2 2016, 2017
UGB 1 2015

References

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2][dead link]
  3. ^ "Sénégal: L'AS Douanes gagne son 5e titre". 20 July 2014. Retrieved 23 March 2020.
  4. ^ "Le DUC sacré champion du Sénégal de basket". aDakar.com. Retrieved 23 March 2020.
  5. ^ "L'As Douanes championne du sénégal 2016 de basketball masculin - Douanes sénégalaises". www.douanes.sn. Retrieved 23 March 2020.
  6. ^ "Basket - Finale Play Offs : L'As Douanes sacré champion du Sénégal pour la 7 fois". 14 August 2017. Retrieved 23 March 2020.
  7. ^ "Pape Moustapha Diop, MVP de la finale : «Le discours du coach nous a remotivés» - Basketsenegal". 21 October 2019. Retrieved 14 November 2019.