Home
1963 World Championship for Men
12 to 25 May. 1963 - Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
Home
Group Standings
Group  A Games Points  
#   URS FRA URU CAN P W L For Agst Pts
1. URS   70-57 94-75 58-45 3 3 0 222 177 6
2. FRA 57-70   64-54 79-57 3 2 1 200 181 5
3. URU 75-94 54-64   66-56 3 1 2 195 214 4
4. CAN 45-58 57-79 56-66   3 0 3 158 203 3
Group  B Games Points  
#   YUG PUR JPN PER P W L For Agst Pts
1. YUG   83-78 95-63 84-67 3 3 0 262 208 6
2. PUR 78-83   86-65 70-64 3 2 1 234 212 5
3. JPN 63-95 65-86   70-50 3 1 2 198 231 4
4. PER 67-84 64-70 50-70   3 0 3 181 224 3
Group  C Games Points  
#   USA ITA MEX ARG P W L For Agst Pts
1. USA   87-77 88-74 81-51 3 3 0 256 202 6
2. ITA 77-87   90-82 91-73 3 2 1 258 242 5
3. MEX 74-88 82-90   84-82 3 1 2 240 260 4
4. ARG 51-81 73-91 82-84   3 0 3 206 256 3
COMPARATIVE RANKING
(by game points & goal average)
Points Current Run Last 2 Margin
-5 +15
# Teams GP W-L For Agst Diff        
 1. USA 3 3-0 256 202 54 3 wins 2-0 0-0 1-0
 2. YUG 3 3-0 262 208 54 3 wins 2-0 1-0 2-0
 3. URS 3 3-0 222 177 45 3 wins 2-0 0-0 1-0
 4. FRA 3 2-1 200 181 19 1 win 1-1 0-0 1-0
 5. PUR 3 2-1 234 212 22 1 defeat 1-1 0-1 1-0
 6. ITA 3 2-1 258 242 16 1 defeat 1-1 0-0 1-0
 7. MEX 3 1-2 240 260 -20 1 win 1-1 1-0 0-0
 8. URU 3 1-2 195 214 -19 1 defeat 1-1 0-0 0-1
 9. JPN 3 1-2 198 231 -33 1 win 1-1 0-0 1-2
 10. PER 3 0-3 181 224 -43 3 defeats 0-2 0-0 0-2
 11. ARG 3 0-3 206 256 -50 3 defeats 0-2 0-1 0-2
 12. CAN 3 0-3 158 203 -45 3 defeats 0-2 0-0 0-1