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The 1969 FIBA European Championship, commonly called FIBA EuroBasket 1969, was the sixteenth FIBA EuroBasket regional basketball championship, held by FIBA Europe.

FIBA EuroBasket 1969
16th FIBA European Basketball Championship
EuroBasket 1969 logo.jpg
Tournament details
Host nation Italy
Dates September 27 – October 5
Teams 12 (from 33 federations)
Venues 2 Naples, Caserta (in 2 host cities)
Champions  Soviet Union (10th title)
MVP Soviet Union Sergei Belov
Tournament leaders
Players Teams
Points Greece Giorgos Kolokithas (23.5)  Yugoslavia (86.5)
Official website
EuroBasket 1969 (archive)
1967
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Contents

First roundEdit

Group A – CasertaEdit

  Yugoslavia   Greece 98–62
  Hungary   Soviet Union 63–95
  Bulgaria   Sweden 87–90
  Bulgaria   Hungary 66–65
  Sweden   Yugoslavia 43–115
  Greece   Soviet Union 63–83
  Soviet Union   Sweden 91–47
  Greece   Hungary 50–50 aet. 58–59
  Yugoslavia   Bulgaria 76–60
  Hungary   Yugoslavia 56–85
  Soviet Union   Bulgaria 85–62
  Greece   Sweden 88–76
  Bulgaria   Greece 84–67
  Soviet Union   Yugoslavia 61–73
  Sweden   Hungary 76–92
Pos. Team Matches Wins Loses Results Points Diff.
1.   Yugoslavia 5 5 0 447:282 10 +165
2.   Soviet Union 5 4 1 415:308 8 +107
3.   Bulgaria 5 2 3 359:383 4 −24
4.   Hungary 5 2 3 335:380 4 −45
5.   Greece 5 1 4 338:400 2 −62
6.   Sweden 5 1 4 332:473 2 −141

Group B – NaplesEdit

  Italy   Spain 65–53
  Israel   Poland 78–92
  Czechoslovakia   Romania 72–70
  Czechoslovakia   Israel 90–82
  Romania   Italy 62–74
  Poland   Spain 79–78
  Romania   Israel 75–74
  Italy   Poland 54–55
  Spain   Czechoslovakia 60–97
  Romania   Spain 63–78
  Israel   Italy 66–79
  Poland   Czechoslovakia 60–75
  Poland   Romania 63–95
  Italy   Czechoslovakia 62–63
  Spain   Israel 90–81
Pos. Team Matches Wins Loses Results Points Diff.
1.   Czechoslovakia 5 5 0 397:334 10 +63
2.   Poland 5 3 2 349:380 6 −31
3.   Italy 5 3 2 334:299 6 +35
4.   Spain 5 2 3 359:385 4 −26
5.   Romania 5 2 3 365:361 4 +4
6.   Israel 5 0 5 381:426 0 −45

Knockout stageEdit

Places 9 – 12 in NaplesEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Res.
  Greece   Israel 95–62
  Sweden   Romania 84–95

Places 5 – 8 in NaplesEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Res.
  Bulgaria   Spain 75–78
  Hungary   Italy 60–78

Places 1 – 4 in NaplesEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Res.
  Yugoslavia   Poland 76–74
  Soviet Union   Czechoslovakia 83–69

Finals – all games in NaplesEdit

Placement Team 1 Team 2 Res.
11th place   Sweden   Israel 83–92
9th place   Greece   Romania 81–87
7th place   Bulgaria   Hungary 92–48
5th place   Spain   Italy 71–66
3rd place   Czechoslovakia   Poland 77–75
Final   Soviet Union   Yugoslavia 81–72


 1969 FIBA EuroBasket Champions 
 
Soviet Union
Tenth title

Final rankingsEdit

AwardsEdit

1969 FIBA EuroBasket MVP: Sergey Belov (  Soviet Union)
All-Tournament Team[1]
  Sergei Belov (MVP)
  Ivo Daneu
  Edward Jurkiewicz
  Clifford Luyk
  Krešimir Ćosić

Team rostersEdit

ReferencesEdit