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FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup

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The FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup (formerly FIBA Under-17 World Championship) is an under-17 world basketball championship of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). The event was held for the first time in July 2010, and is held bi-annually.[1]

FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup
Upcoming season or competition:
Current sports event 2020 FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup
FormerlyFIBA Under-17 World Championship
SportBasketball
Founded2010
FounderFIBA
Inaugural season2010
CEOAustralia Bob Elphinston
No. of teams16
ContinentFIBA (International)
Most recent
champion(s)
 United States
(5th title)
Most titles United States
(5 titles)
Related
competitions
FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup

CompositionEdit

According to the updated FIBA Internal Regulations, the FIBA Under-17 World Cup shall be held every two (2) years (2016, 2018, 2020, etc.).

Sixteen (16) teams, representing all continents, are eligible to participate in the FIBA U17 World Cup as follows:

SummariesEdit

Year Hosts Final Third Place Match
Champions Score Runners-up Third Place Score Fourth Place
2010  
Hamburg
 
United States
111–80  
Poland
 
Canada
83–81  
Lithuania
2012  
Kaunas
 
United States
95–62  
Australia
 
Croatia
93–61  
Spain
2014  
Dubai
 
United States
99–92  
Australia
 
Serbia
62–59  
Spain
2016  
Zaragoza
 
United States
96–56  
Turkey
 
Lithuania
81–63  
Spain
2018  
Rosario / Santa Fe
 
United States
95–52  
France
 
Puerto Rico
90–77  
Canada
2020  
Sofia

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States5005
2  Australia0202
3  France0101
  Poland0101
  Turkey0101
6  Canada0011
  Croatia0011
  Lithuania0011
  Puerto Rico0011
  Serbia0011
Totals (10 nations)55515

Tournament awardsEdit

Game highs pointsEdit

Year Game Highs points
2016   Džanan Musa 50 points vs   Chinese Taipei
2016   Jaylen Hoard 41 points vs   South Korea
2014   Isaac Humphries 41 points vs   Canada

Participation detailsEdit

Team  
2010
 
2012
 
2014
 
2016
 
2018
 
2020
Total
  Angola 11th 1
  Argentina 9th 6th 10th 13th 11th Q 6
  Australia 6th 2nd 2nd 7th 6th 5
  Bosnia and Herzegovina 9th 1
  Bulgaria Q 1
  Canada 3rd 5th 6th 5th 4th Q 6
  China 7th 7th 7th 10th 15th 5
  Chinese Taipei 14th 1
  Croatia 3rd 7th 2
  Czech Republic 8th 1
  Dominican Republic 11th 9th Q 3
  Egypt 11th 12th 13th 16th 16th Q 6
  Finland 12th 1
  France 10th 8th 6th 2nd Q 5
  Germany 8th 1
  Greece 12th 1
  Italy 9th Q 2
  Japan 14th 1
  Lithuania 4th 9th 3rd 3
  Mali 15th 12th Q 3
  Montenegro 8th 1
  New Zealand 14th 1
  Philippines 15th 13th 2
  Poland 2nd 1
  Puerto Rico 5th 3rd 2
  Russia Q 1
  Serbia 5th 3rd 10th 3
  South Korea 12th 11th 8th 3
  Spain 10th 4th 4th 4th Q 5
  Turkey 2nd 5th Q 3
  United Arab Emirates 16th 1
  United States 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st Q 6
Total 12 12 16 16 16 16

Debut of national teamsEdit

Year Debutants
2010   Argentina,   Australia,   Canada,   China,   Egypt,   Germany,   Lithuania,   Poland,   Serbia,   South Korea,   Spain,   United States
2012   Croatia,   Czech Republic,   France
2014   Angola,   Greece,   Italy,   Japan,   Philippines,   Puerto Rico,   United Arab Emirates
2016   Bosnia and Herzegovina,   Chinese Taipei,   Dominican Republic,   Finland,   Mali,   Turkey
2018   Montenegro,   New Zealand
2020   Bulgaria,   Russia

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PR N°31 - Spain to host 2016 FIBA U17 World Championships for Men and Women in youth world basketball festival". FIBA.com. 8 August 2015. Retrieved 21 August 2015.

External linksEdit