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Basketball at the Pan American Games

Basketball at the Pan American Games began at the inaugural edition in Buenos Aires, Argentina for men only. The women competition began at the 1959 edition in Chicago, United States, and did not held in 1995 edition in Mar del Plata.

Men's tournamentEdit

Pan American Games
Year Host   Gold   Silver   Bronze 4th place
1951
Details
 
Buenos Aires,
Argentina
 
United States
 
Argentina
 
Brazil
 
Cuba
1955
Details
 
Mexico City,
Mexico
 
United States
 
Argentina
 
Brazil
 
Mexico
1959
Details
 
Chicago,
United States
 
United States
 
Puerto Rico
 
Brazil
 
Mexico
1963
Details
 
São Paulo,
Brazil
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Puerto Rico
 
Uruguay
1967
Details
 
Winnipeg,
Canada
 
United States
 
Mexico
 
Panama
 
Cuba
1971
Details
 
Cali,
Colombia
 
Brazil
 
Puerto Rico
 
Cuba
 
Mexico
1975
Details
 
Mexico City,
Mexico
 
United States
 
Puerto Rico
 
Brazil
 
Mexico
1979
Details
 
San Juan,
Puerto Rico
 
United States
 
Puerto Rico
 
Brazil
 
Cuba
1983
Details
 
Caracas,
Venezuela
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Mexico
 
Canada
1987
Details
 
Indianapolis,
United States
 
Brazil
 
United States
 
Puerto Rico
 
Mexico
1991
Details
 
Havana,
Cuba
 
Puerto Rico
 
Mexico
 
United States
 
Cuba
1995
Details
 
Mar del Plata,
Argentina
 
Argentina
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Uruguay
1999
Details
 
Winnipeg,
Canada
 
Brazil
 
United States
 
Puerto Rico
 
Argentina
2003
Details
 
Santo Domingo,
Dominican Rep
 
Brazil
 
Dominican Republic
 
Puerto Rico
 
United States
2007
Details
 
Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
 
Brazil
 
Puerto Rico
 
Uruguay
 
Argentina
2011
Details
 
Guadalajara,
Mexico
 
Puerto Rico
 
Mexico
 
United States
 
Dominican Republic
2015
Details
 
Toronto,
Canada
 
Brazil
 
Canada
 
United States
 
Dominican Republic
2019
Details
 
Lima,
Peru
 
Argentina
 
Puerto Rico
 
United States
 
Dominican Republic

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States83415
2  Brazil62614
3  Puerto Rico26412
4  Argentina2204
5  Mexico0314
6  Canada0101
  Dominican Republic0101
8  Cuba0011
  Panama0011
  Uruguay0011
Totals (10 nations)18181854

Participation detailsEdit

Team 1951 1955 1959 1963 1967 1971 1975 1979 1983 1987 1991 1995 1999 2003 2007 2011 2015 2019 Total
  Argentina     6th 5th 7th 6th 5th 9th 7th   4th 6th 4th 7th 5th   16
  Bahamas 9th 9th 2
  Brazil         7th           5th         5th   17
  Canada 5th 6th 9th 8th 6th 5th 4th 5th 10th 5th 7th 7th 6th   14
  Chile 5th 1
  Colombia 10th 10th 10th 3
  Cuba 4th 5th 6th 4th   5th 4th 7th 4th 7th 8
  Dominican Republic 9th 9th 6th   4th 4th 4th 7
  Ecuador 9th 1
  El Salvador 7th 1
  Haiti 12th 1
  Mexico 8th 4th 4th 7th   4th 4th 8th   4th   5th 5th   8th 7th 16
  Panama 6th   6th 7th 6th 6th 7
  Paraguay 7th 1
  Peru 5th 8th 9th 3
  Puerto Rico     5th       6th     6th         6th   16
  Suriname 13th 1
  United States           7th               4th 5th       18
  Uruguay 4th 7th 8th 4th 8th 8th   8th 6th 9
  Venezuela 6th 8th 8th 8th 6th 7th 5th 7
  Virgin Islands 11th 10th 10th 10th 8th 8th 6
Nations 10 6 7 7 10 13 10 10 9 10 10 6 8 8 8 8 8 8

Women's tournamentEdit

Pan American Games
Year Host   Gold   Silver   Bronze 4th place
1951
Details
 
Buenos Aires,
Argentina
No women's competition
1955
Details
 
Mexico City,
Mexico
 
United States
 
Chile
 
Brazil
 
Mexico
1959
Details
 
Chicago,
United States
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Chile
 
Canada
1963
Details
 
São Paulo,
Brazil
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Chile
 
Canada
1967
Details
 
Winnipeg,
Canada
 
Brazil
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Mexico
1971
Details
 
Cali,
Colombia
 
Brazil
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Mexico
1975
Details
 
Mexico City,
Mexico
 
United States
 
Mexico
 
Cuba
 
Brazil
1979
Details
 
San Juan,
Puerto Rico
 
Cuba
 
United States
 
Canada
 
Brazil
1983
Details
 
Caracas,
Venezuela
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Brazil
 
Canada
1987
Details
 
Indianapolis,
United States
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Canada
 
Cuba
1991
Details
 
Havana,
Cuba
 
Brazil
 
Cuba
 
United States
 
Canada
1995
Details
 
Mar del Plata,
Argentina
Competition cancelled
1999
Details
 
Winnipeg,
Canada
 
Cuba
 
Canada
 
United States
 
Brazil
2003
Details
 
Santo Domingo,
Dominican Rep
 
Cuba
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Canada
2007
Details
 
Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
 
United States
 
Brazil
 
Cuba
 
Canada
2011
Details
 
Guadalajara,
Mexico
 
Puerto Rico
 
Mexico
 
Brazil
 
Colombia
2015
Details
 
Toronto,
Canada
 
Canada
 
United States
 
Cuba
 
Brazil
2019
Details
 
Lima,
Peru
 
Brazil
 
United States
 
Puerto Rico
 
Colombia

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States76215
2  Brazil44412
3  Cuba3249
4  Canada1135
5  Puerto Rico1012
6  Mexico0202
7  Chile0123
Totals (7 nations)16161648

Participation detailsEdit

Team  
1955
 
1959
 
1963
 
1967
 
1971
 
1975
 
1979
 
1983
 
1987
 
1991
 
1999
 
2003
 
2007
 
2011
 
2015
 
2019
Total
  Argentina - - - - - - - - - 5th 5th 5th 6th 5th 5th 5th 7
  Bolivia - - - - - - 7th - - - - - - - - - 1
  Brazil 3rd 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 4th 4th 3rd 2nd 1st 4th 3rd 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 16
  Canada 5th 4th 4th 3rd 5th 5th 3rd 4th 3rd 4th 2nd 4th 4th 6th 1st 6th 16
  Chile 2nd 3rd 3rd - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3
  Colombia - - - - 7th 6th - - 7th - - - 5th 4th - 4th 6
  Cuba - - - 5th 3rd 3rd 1st 2nd 4th 2nd 1st 1st 3rd - 3rd - 11
  Dominican Republic - - - - - 7th - - - - 6th 6th - - 8th - 4
  Ecuador - - - - 6th - - - - - - - - - - - 1
  El Salvador - - - - - 8th - - - - - - - - - - 1
  Jamaica - - - - - - - - - - - - 8th 8th - - 2
  Mexico 4th 5th - 4th 4th 2nd 5th - 5th - - - 7th 2nd - - 9
  Paraguay - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 7th 1
  Peru - - - - - - - - 6th - - - - - - - 1
  Puerto Rico - - - - - - 6th 6th - - - - - 1st 6th 3rd 5
  United States 1st 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 3rd 3rd 2nd 1st 7th 2nd 2nd 16
  Venezuela - - - - - - - 5th - - - - - - 7th - 2
  Virgin Islands - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 8th 1

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