The distinguished 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup has concluded, with Germany rising as a result of the champions for the first time ever. The match began with thirty-two teams vying for the title and the prospect to secure a spot throughout the Paris 2024 Olympic Video video games.
To start the rivals, all participating nations have been divided into eight groups of 4 teams each for the first group half. Following this, the very best two teams from each group (A-H) superior to the second half, which consisted of 4 groups of 4 teams. On this stage, each workers confronted the two teams from their group that they did not encounter throughout the first group stage.
Within the meantime, the teams that accomplished on the bottom of the first half engaged in classification matches to search out out their placings from seventeenth to thirty second. As quickly because the second spherical arrived, the quarter-finals featured the very best two teams from each of the second-round groups. Surprisingly, holders Spain have been eradicated by the second spherical after being defeated by Canada, who joined the USA in incomes the two Paris 2024 Americas quota spots.
In addition to, Australia and South Sudan secured Olympic berths since they’ve been the highest-ranked teams in Oceania and Africa, respectively. Canada, nevertheless, triumphed over Luka Doncic and Slovenia throughout the quarter-finals, whereas Latvia shocked Lithuania, who had beforehand shocked the USA throughout the remaining match of the second spherical.
Nonetheless, in all probability probably the most jaw-dropping upset unfolded as Germany surprised the USA throughout the semi-finals, whereas Serbia overcame Canada to secure their place throughout the remaining. The championship match took place in Manila’s Mall of Asia Enviornment on September tenth.
For an entire overview of the fixtures, outcomes, and group standings from the 2023 FIBA World Cup, please refer underneath.