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03/07/2018
Press Release

60-team lineup complete for Second Round of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers

MIES (FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019) - All 60 teams that will compete in the Second Round of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers are known after the First Round drew to a close on Monday.

All results from all games in the First Round - including those against teams that were eliminated - carry over to the Second Round.

Here is how the Second Round shapes up:

African Qualifiers

Group E Group F
Tunisia TUN (6-0) 12 pts Nigeria NGR (6-0) 12 pts
Cameroon CMR (4-2) 10 pts Senegal SEN (5-1) 11 pts
Angola ANG (4-2) 10 pts CAF CAF (3-3) 9 pts
Egypt EGY (3-3) 9 pts Rwanda RWA (3-3) 9 pts
Morocco MAR (3-3) 9 pts Cote d'Ivoire CIV (2-4) 8 pts
Chad CHA (2-4) 8 pts Mali MLI (2-4) 8 pts

The two (2) highest-placed teams in each group and the best third-placed team (a total of five (5) teams) shall qualify for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019. Click here for more information.

Americas Qualifiers

Group E Group F
Argentina ARG (5-1) 11 pts Venezuela VEN (5-1) 11 pts
USA USA (5-1) 11 pts Brazil BRA (5-1) 11 pts
Puerto Rico PUR (4-2) 10 pts  CanadaCAN (5-1) 11 pts
Uruguay URU (4-2) 10 pts Dominican Republic  DOM (4-2) 10 pts
Panama PAN (3-3) 9 pts Virgin Islands ISV (2-4) 8 pts
Mexico MEX (3-3) 9 pts Chile CHI (1-5) 7 pts

 The three (3) highest-placed teams from each group and the best 4th-placed team (a total of seven (7) teams) shall qualify for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019. Click here for more information.

Asian Qualifiers

Group E Group F
Jordan JOR (5-1) 11 pts Australia AUS (5-1) 11 pts
Lebanon LBN (5-1) 11 pts Iran IRI (5-1) 11 pts 
New Zealand NZL (5-1) 11 pts Philippines PHI (4-2) 10 pts
Korea KOR (4-2) 10 pts Kazakhstan KAZ (3-3) 9 pts 
China CHN (3-3) 9 pts Japan JPN (2-4) 8 pts 
Syria SYR (2-4) 8 pts Qatar QAT (2-4) 8 pts

The three (3) highest-placed teams from each group and the best 4th-placed team (total of seven (7) teams) shall qualify for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019. For the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers, to determine the final standings, the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Host, China, shall not be included. However all results related to the previous games of China in the relevant group shall be taken into account for the final standings. Click here for more information.

Teams that were eliminated in the First Round will next play in the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers starting in November 2019.

European Qualifiers

Group I Group J
SpainESP (6-0) 12 pts Lithuania LTU (6-0) 12 pts
Turkey TUR (4-2) 10 pts Italy ITA (4-2) 10 pts
Latvia LAT (4-2) 10 pts Poland POL (3-3) 9 pts
Montenegro MNE (3-3) 9 pts Netherlands NED (3-3) 9 pts
Ukraine UKR (3-3) 9 pts Croatia CRO (3-3) 9 pts
Slovenia SLO (2-4) 8 pts Hungary HUN (3-3) 9 pts
   
Group K Group L
France FRA (6-0) 12 pts Germany GER (6-0) 12 pts 
Czech Republic CZE (5-1) 11 pts Greece GRE (6-0) 12 pts 
Russia  RUS (3-3) 9 pts  Serbia SRB (4-2) 10 pts 
Finland FIN (3-3) 9 pts Israel ISR (3-3) 9 pts
Bulgaria BUL (2-4) 8 pts Georgia GEO (2-4) 8 pts
Bosnia and Herzegovina  BIH (2-4) 8 pts Estonia EST (2-4) 8 pts

The three (3) highest-placed teams from each group (a total of twelve (12) teams) shall qualify for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019. Click here for more information.

Teams that were eliminated in the First Round will now play FIBA EuroBasket 2021 Pre-Qualifiers in September 2018.

In the third window, 37 teams progressed to the Second Round. They are: Angola, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Central African Republic (CAF), Chad, Chile, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Hungary, Israel, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Mali, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Nigeria, Panama, Poland, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Slovenia, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine and Virgin Islands.

In February, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Dominican Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Italy, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Lithuania, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Serbia, Spain, Venezuela, Uruguay and USA were the first 23 teams to clinch their places in the Second Round of the Qualifiers for China 2019.

The Second Round of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers will consist of three windows taking place in September and November 2018 and February 2019.

The 31 best teams will join host China at the first-ever 32-team FIBA Basketball World Cup, taking place from August 31-September 15, 2019.

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