The celebrated 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup has concluded, with Germany rising because the champions for the primary time ever. The event started with thirty-two groups vying for the title and the chance to safe a spot within the Paris 2024 Olympic Video games.
To begin the competitors, all collaborating nations have been divided into eight teams of 4 groups every for the primary group part. Following this, the highest two groups from every group (A-H) superior to the second part, which consisted of 4 teams of 4 groups. On this stage, every crew confronted the 2 groups from their group that they didn’t encounter within the first group stage.
In the meantime, the groups that completed on the backside of the primary part engaged in classification matches to find out their placings from seventeenth to thirty second. As soon as the second spherical arrived, the quarter-finals featured the highest two groups from every of the second-round teams. Surprisingly, holders Spain have been eradicated through the second spherical after being defeated by Canada, who joined the USA in incomes the 2 Paris 2024 Americas quota spots.
As well as, Australia and South Sudan secured Olympic berths since they have been the highest-ranked groups in Oceania and Africa, respectively. Canada, then again, triumphed over Luka Doncic and Slovenia within the quarter-finals, whereas Latvia surprised Lithuania, who had beforehand shocked the USA within the final match of the second spherical.
Nonetheless, essentially the most jaw-dropping upset unfolded as Germany stunned the USA within the semi-finals, whereas Serbia overcame Canada to safe their place within the last. The championship match happened in Manila’s Mall of Asia Area on September tenth.
For a complete overview of the fixtures, outcomes, and group standings from the 2023 FIBA World Cup, please refer beneath.