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FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament

The FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament, formerly known as the Pre-Olympic Basketball Tournament, is the last qualifying tournament for the Olympic Basketball Tournament. The best non-champions from the different FIBA World zones qualify for the tournament and compete for the last remaining berths in the Summer Olympic Games.

Men's resultsEdit

Year Hosts Final Third Place Game
Winners Score Runners-up Third Place Score Fourth Place
1960   Bologna 1st Pool  
Czechoslovakia
No playoffs  
Spain
 
Belgium*
No playoffs  
Canada*
2nd Pool  
Yugoslavia
No playoffs  
Hungary
 
Poland
No playoffs  
Israel*
1964   Yokohama  
Mexico
No playoffs  
Australia
 
Canada
No playoffs  
South Korea
1968   Monterrey  
Poland
83–82  
Spain[1]
 
Uruguay*
93–65  
Indonesia*
1972   Augsburg  
Poland
82–78  
Spain[2]
 
Bulgaria*
No playoffs  
Mexico*
1976   Hamilton  
Yugoslavia
No playoffs  
Czechoslovakia
 
Mexico
No playoffs  
Brazil*
1988   Netherlands  
Soviet Union
No playoffs  
Yugoslavia
 
Spain
No playoffs  
Italy*
1992   Spain  
Lithuania
No playoffs  
Croatia
 
CIS
No playoffs  
Germany
Year Hosts Winners Third Place Score Fourth Place
2008   Athens   Greece
  Croatia
 
Germany
96–82  
Puerto Rico*
2012   Caracas   Russia
  Lithuania
 
Nigeria
88–73  
Dominican Republic*
Year Hosts Winners Score Runners-up Semifinalists
2016   Belgrade  
Serbia
108–77  
Puerto Rico*
  Latvia*
  Czech Republic*
  Pasay  
France
83–74  
Canada*
  New Zealand*
  Turkey*
  Turin  
Croatia
84–78  
Italy*
  Greece*
  Mexico*
2020   Split TBA TBA* TBA*
TBA*
  Kaunas TBA TBA* TBA*
TBA*
  Belgrade TBA TBA* TBA*
TBA*
  Victoria TBA TBA* TBA*
TBA*

(*) Did not qualify for the Summer Olympics.

Women's resultsEdit

Year Hosts Winners Runners-up Third Place
1976   Hamilton  
United States
 
Bulgaria
 
Poland
1980   Varna  
United States
 
Bulgaria
 
Cuba
1984   Santiago  
China
 
Yugoslavia
 
Canada
1988   Malaysia  
Soviet Union
 
Yugoslavia
 
China
Year Hosts Pool Winners Semifinals Winners Fifth Place
1992   Vigo   China
  CIS
  Brazil
  Czechoslovakia
  Italy
Year Hosts Quarterfinal Winners Fifth Place
2008   Madrid   Belarus
  Czech Republic
  Latvia
  Spain
 
Brazil
2012   Ankara   Croatia
  Czech Republic
  Turkey
  France
 
Canada
2016   Nantes   China
  France
  Spain
  Turkey
 
Belarus
2020   Ostend
  Foshan
  Bourges
  Belgrade

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