The tragic period of the late 1970s in Cambodia dealt a huge blow to each and every aspect in the country. Basketball was obviously no exception as the history of Cambodia basketball was nearly wiped out from that time.
Bits of nostalgia concerning basketball survived the brutal moments, though it has been tough for the Cambodia Basketball Federation (CBF) to piece everything together.
The history of Cambodia basketball might have been torn apart, difficult to piece back for the current generation to learn and take inspiration from. The CBF is making sure to put their efforts into writing a new history – their history – for the current generation and beyond to grow, develop, and enjoy the sport of basketball together.
In full here.