Rimantas Kaukenas Lithuania

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

11 Apr 1977

Height

1.92m

Weight

95kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

BASKETBALL

Rimantas Kaukenas competed in BASKETBALL

Did you know?

  • An Olympic basketball match is 40 minutes long, made up of four 10-minute quarters.
  • Both Olympic tournaments contain 12 teams playing in pools of six, with the best eight teams qualifying for the quarter-finals.
  • Men's basketball was introduced to the Olympics in 1936, with women given their own competition in 1976.
  • The American men won the first seven Olympic titles, with their 62-match winning streak eventually ending in a controversial final defeat by the USSR in 1972.
  • Great Britain is fielding men's and women's basketball teams at London 2012 - the first time they have competed at the Olympics since London last hosted the Games in 1948.

Appearances for Rimantas Kaukenas

Date Event Won
8 Aug Men's Basketball Quarter-final 4
6 Aug Men's Basketball Group A Game 56 Won
4 Aug Men's Basketball Group A Game 45
2 Aug Men's Basketball Group A Game 31
31 Jul Men's Basketball Group A Game 21 Won
29 Jul Men's Basketball Group A Game 12

Head to Head

Rimantas Kaukenas vs Kieron Achara

Rimantas Kaukenas

Rimantas Kaukenas Lithuania flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

Height

1.92m (6'4")

Weight

95kg

Age

39

Kieron Achara

Kieron Achara Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

2.08m (6'10")

Weight

110kg

Age

32

View the London 2012 medallist table