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Basketball at the 1998 Asian Games

Basketball was one of the many sports which was held at the 1998 Asian Games in Bangkok, Thailand between 8 December and 19 December 1998. China again swept all their assignments en route to their 5th title in the men's tournament, while Japan notched their 2nd title after thrashing China in the women's final.

Basketball
at the 1998 Asian Games
Basketball pictogram.svg
VenueProvincial Gymnasium
Thammasat University
DateDecember 8, 1998 (1998-12-08)–December 19, 1998 (1998-12-19)
Nations12
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Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China1102
2  Japan1001
3  South Korea0112
4  Philippines0011
Totals (4 nations)2226

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  China 4 2 2 0
  Thailand 3 2 1 1
  Hong Kong 2 2 0 2
December 8
China   105–47   Hong Kong
December 10
Thailand   77–64   Hong Kong
December 12
China   114–53   Thailand
Group BEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  South Korea 4 2 2 0
  Iran 3 2 1 1
  Uzbekistan 2 2 0 2
December 8
South Korea   84–75   Iran
December 9
Iran   82–78   Uzbekistan
December 10
South Korea   83–79   Uzbekistan
Group CEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  Chinese Taipei 4 2 2 0
  United Arab Emirates 3 2 1 1
  Japan 2 2 0 2
December 8
United Arab Emirates   75–74   Japan
December 10
Chinese Taipei   90–54   United Arab Emirates
December 12
Chinese Taipei   72–63   Japan
Group DEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  Philippines 4 2 2 0
  Kazakhstan 3 2 1 1
  Kyrgyzstan 2 2 0 2
December 8
Kazakhstan   52–53   Philippines
December 9
Philippines   91–50   Kyrgyzstan
December 10
Kyrgyzstan   50–77   Kazakhstan

Quarter-final roundEdit

Group EEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  China 6 3 3 0
  Kazakhstan 5 3 2 1
  Chinese Taipei 4 3 1 2
  Iran 3 3 0 3
December 14
China   106–86   Iran
December 14
Chinese Taipei   48–70   Kazakhstan
December 15
Iran   84–86 (OT)   Chinese Taipei
December 15
Kazakhstan   55–106   China
December 16
Kazakhstan   61–55   Iran
December 16
Chinese Taipei   59–99   China
Group FEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  South Korea 6 3 3 0
  Philippines 5 3 2 1
  Thailand 4 3 1 2
  United Arab Emirates 3 3 0 3
December 14
South Korea   98–71   Thailand
December 14
Philippines   93–57   United Arab Emirates
December 15
Thailand   60–86   Philippines
December 15
United Arab Emirates   51–106   South Korea
December 16
Thailand   73–62   United Arab Emirates
December 16
Philippines   83–103   South Korea

Classification roundEdit

9-12 places groupEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  Uzbekistan 6 3 3 0
  Japan 5 3 2 1
  Hong Kong 4 3 1 2
  Kyrgyzstan 3 3 0 3
December 13
Japan   80–57   Kyrgyzstan
December 14
Hong Kong   74–71   Kyrgyzstan
December 15
Hong Kong   60–79   Uzbekistan
December 16
Kyrgyzstan   54–93   Uzbekistan
December 16
Japan   80–67   Hong Kong
December 17
Japan   66–81   Uzbekistan
7th place matchEdit
December 17
Iran   70–50   United Arab Emirates
5th place matchEdit
December 17
Chinese Taipei   88–53   Thailand

Medal roundEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
December 18
 
 
  China82
 
December 19
 
  Philippines73
 
  China 112
 
December 18
 
  South Korea92
 
  South Korea101
 
 
  Kazakhstan64
 
Third place
 
 
December 19
 
 
  Philippines73
 
 
  Kazakhstan68
SemifinalsEdit
December 18
China   82–73   Philippines
Scoring by half: 44-32, 38-41
December 18
South Korea   101–64   Kazakhstan
Bronze medal gameEdit
December 19
Philippines   73–68   Kazakhstan
Scoring by half: 36-36, 37-32
Gold medal gameEdit
December 19
China   112–92   South Korea
Scoring by half: 59-43, 53-49

Final standingEdit

Rank Team
    China
    South Korea
    Philippines
4   Kazakhstan
5   Chinese Taipei
6   Thailand
7   Iran
8   United Arab Emirates
9   Uzbekistan
10   Japan
11   Hong Kong
12   Kyrgyzstan

WomenEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  South Korea 6 3 3 0
  Chinese Taipei 5 3 2 1
  Kazakhstan 4 3 1 2
  Thailand 3 3 0 3
December 8
Chinese Taipei   79–74   Kazakhstan
December 9
Kazakhstan   79–67   Thailand
December 10
Chinese Taipei   49–71   South Korea
December 12
South Korea   70–51   Kazakhstan
December 12
Thailand   61–83   Chinese Taipei
December 13
Thailand   51–94   South Korea
Group BEdit
Team Pts Pld W L
  Japan 4 2 2 0
  China 3 2 1 1
  Philippines 2 2 0 2
December 9
China   116–40   Philippines
December 12
Japan   119–41   Philippines
December 13
China   77–85   Japan

5th place matchEdit

December 15
Kazakhstan   78–40   Philippines

Medal roundEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
December 16
 
 
  South Korea73
 
December 18
 
  China80
 
  China69
 
December 16
 
  Japan93
 
  Japan95
 
 
  Chinese Taipei76
 
Third place
 
 
December 18
 
 
  South Korea92
 
 
  Chinese Taipei76
SemifinalsEdit
December 16
China   80–73   South Korea
December 16
Japan   95–76   Chinese Taipei
Bronze medal gameEdit
December 18
South Korea   92–76   Chinese Taipei
Gold medal gameEdit
December 18
Japan   93–69   China
Scoring by half: 40-36, 53-33

Final standingEdit

Rank Team
    Japan
    China
    South Korea
4   Chinese Taipei
5   Kazakhstan
6   Philippines
7   Thailand

External linksEdit