20 November, 2017
26 February, 2019


The Official Draw Ceremony for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers took place at Canton Tower in Guangzhou, China on Sunday May 7. Former USA and NBA superstar Scottie Pippen, Australian scoring machine Andrew Gaze, Russian great Andrei Kirilenko and China national team stalwart Yi Jianlian were on hand to help determine the fate of the 80 teams in the draw.

During 6 qualifying windows taking place between November 2017 and February 2019, the 80 national teams will do battle to be among the 31 joining hosts China at the first-ever 32-team edition of FIBA's flagship event.

Click here for more information about the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers.