30 June, 2018
08 July
Rosters confirmed as FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 gets set to tip off
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Rosters confirmed as FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 gets set to tip off

ROSARIO/SANTA FE, Argentina (FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018) - The finalized rosters of all 16 participating teams at the FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 have been verified and confirmed.

With the action tipping off on Saturday June 30, all rosters have been trimmed to 12 players.

Click on the teams below to see the full rosters.

Group AAustralia, Puerto Rico, Turkey, Dominican Republic
Group B: Mali, China, USA, Serbia
Group C: Canada, New Zealand, Egypt, Montenegro
Group D: Croatia, France, Argentina, Philippines


In the Group Phase, each team will face the other three in its group (a total of 3 games for each team).

All teams will advance to the Round of 16, where they will cross between Groups A and B and C and D (A1 v B4, A2 v B3, etc.). This opens the Final Phase of the competition, played in a knock-out format.

The winners of Round of 16 games will advance to the Quarter-Finals, while the losers move on to the Classification Games for Places 9-16.

The Final and 3rd-Place Game will be played on Sunday July 8.

It is the first time that the FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup is staged in the Americas.

Stay up-to-date with the competition on the official website, follow #FIBAU17 on twitter.com/fiba, instagram.com/fiba, weibo.com/fibaofficial and watch all games live on YouTube.com/fiba or Facebook.com/FIBA.


About FIBA
FIBA (fiba.basketball) - the world governing body for basketball - is an independent association formed by 213 National Basketball Federations throughout the world. It is recognised as the sole competent authority in basketball by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

For further information about FIBA, visit fiba.basketball or follow FIBA on facebook.com/fiba, twitter.com/fiba, instagram.com/fiba and youtube.com/fiba.