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FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup

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The FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup (formerly FIBA Under-19 World Championship) is a men's under-19 only world basketball competition organized by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). From its inauguration in 1979, until 2007, it was held every four years. Since 2007, it has been held biennially. The current champions are U.S., who beat Mali in 2019.

FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup
Most recent season or competition:
2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup
SportBasketball
Founded1979
FounderFIBA
Inaugural season1979
CEOBob Elphinston
No. of teams16
ContinentFIBA (International)
Most recent
champion(s)
 United States
(7th title)
Most titles United States
(7 titles)
Related
competitions
FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup

Contents

SummariesEdit

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Second place Third place Score Fourth place
1979  
Salvador1
 
United States
Round-robin group  
Brazil
 
Argentina
Round-robin group  
Yugoslavia
1983  
Palma de Mallorca
 
United States
82–78  
Soviet Union
 
Brazil
71–66  
Spain
1987  
Bormio
 
Yugoslavia
86–76  
United States
 
Italy
77–66  
West Germany
1991  
Edmonton
 
United States
90–85  
Italy
 
Argentina
74–71  
Yugoslavia
1995  
Athens
 
Greece
91–73  
Australia
 
Spain
77–64  
Croatia
1999  
Lisbon
 
Spain
94–87  
United States
 
Croatia
66–59  
Argentina
2003  
Thessaloniki
 
Australia
126–92  
Lithuania
 
Greece
73–64  
Croatia
2007  
Novi Sad
 
Serbia
74–69  
United States
 
France
75–67  
Brazil
2009  
Auckland
 
United States
88–80  
Greece
 
Croatia
87–81  
Australia
2011  
Riga
 
Lithuania
85–67  
Serbia
 
Russia
77–72  
Argentina
2013  
Prague
 
United States
82–68  
Serbia
 
Lithuania
106–100  
Australia
2015  
Heraklion
 
United States
79–71OT  
Croatia
 
Turkey
80–71  
Greece
2017  
Cairo
 
Canada
79–60  
Italy
 
United States
96–72  
Spain
2019  
Heraklion
 
United States
93–79  
Mali
 
France
73–68  
Lithuania
2021  
Helsinki

^1 A round-robin tournament determined the final standings.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States73111
2  Serbia1203
3  Greece1113
  Lithuania1113
5  Australia1102
6  Spain1012
7  Canada1001
  Yugoslavia1001
9  Italy0213
10  Croatia0123
11  Brazil0112
  Russia0112
13  Mali0101
14  Argentina0022
  France0022
16  Turkey0011
Totals (16 nations)14141442

Participation detailsEdit

Team  
1979
 
1983
 
1987
 
1991
 
1995
 
1999
 
2003
 
2007
 
2009
 
2011
 
2013
 
2015
 
2017
 
2019
 
2021
Total
  Angola 13th 13th 14th 13th 14th 13th 6
  Argentina 3rd 7th 3rd 6th 4th 10th 6th 5th 4th 12th 10th 8th 11th 13
  Australia 9th 10th 5th 11th 2nd 5th 1st 5th 4th 6th 4th 7th 9th 13
  Brazil 2nd 3rd 10th 7th 8th 4th 9th 10th 8
  Canada 7th 14th 6th 8th 10th 7th 11th 6th 5th 1st 8th 11
  China 11th 9th 10th 9th 15th 14th 12th 13th 7th 15th 16th 11
  Chinese Taipei 11th 14th 2
  Croatia Part of Yugoslavia 4th 3rd 4th 3rd 8th 2nd 7
  Czech Republic Part of Czechoslovakia 14th 1
  Dominican Republic 9th 13th 2
  Egypt 12th 13th 11th 12th 11th 12th 6
  Finland Q 1
  France 8th 3rd 8th 7th 3rd 5
  Germany 5th 4th 5th 3
  Greece 1st 7th 3rd 2nd 4th 10th 6
  Iran 16th 15th 11th 14th 15th 5
  Italy 6th 6th 3rd 2nd 13th 6th 2nd 7
  Ivory Coast 15th 1
  Japan 16th 14th 10th 3
  Jordan 16th 1
  Kazakhstan Part of Soviet Union 12th 1
  Latvia Part of Soviet Union 9th 10th 12th 3
  Lebanon 14th 1
  Lithuania Part of Soviet Union 5th 2nd 9th 9th 1st 3rd 6th 4th 8
  Malaysia 15th 1
  Mali 15th 16th 2nd 3
  New Zealand 13th 11th 13th 3
  Nigeria 12th 15th 11th 11th 11th 13th 6
  Panama 11th 1
  Philippines 10th 14th 2
  Poland 7th 1
  Portugal 16th 1
  Puerto Rico 8th 10th 6th 16th 6th 9th 6th 7
  Qatar 10th 1
  Romania 5th 1
  Russia Part of Soviet Union 6th 3rd 9th 5th 4
  Senegal 16th 15th 2
  Serbia Part of Yugoslavia 1st 2nd 2nd 9th 7th 5
  Slovenia Part of Yugoslavia 7th 1
  South Korea 15th 12th 11th 15th 13th 12th 14th 7
  Soviet Union 5th 2nd 7th 9th defunct 4
  Spain 4th 6th 3rd 1st 8th 10th 5th 8th 4th 9
  Syria 12th 16th 2
  Tunisia 16th 16th 2
  Turkey 8th 7th 3rd 3
  Uruguay 8th 12th 14th 3
  United States 1st 1st 2nd 1st 7th 2nd 5th 2nd 1st 5th 1st 1st 3rd 1st 14
  Venezuela 12th 12th 9th 3
  Yugoslavia 4th 8th 1st 4th defunct 4
Total (49) 12 14 12 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16

Tournament awardsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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