Basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics

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19th Olympic Basketball Tournament
Rio de Janeiro 2016
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Tournament details
Olympics 2016 Summer Olympics
Host nation Brazil
City Rio de Janeiro
Duration 6–21 August
Men's tournament
Teams 12
Women's tournament
Teams 12
Tournaments
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Basketball at the
2016 Summer Olympics

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Tournament
men  women
Rosters
men  women

Basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will be held from 6 to 21 August 2016. The preliminary and knockout matches for both men and women will be played inside the first hall of the Olympic Training Center in Olympic Park which seats up to 16,000 spectators.

Qualification[edit]

The National Olympic Committees may enter up to one 12-player men's team and up to one 12-player women's team.

Men's qualification[edit]

Means of qualification[1] Date Venue Berths Qualified
Host nation 2 October 2009 Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark 1  Brazil
2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup 31 August – 14 September 2014  Spain 1  United States
2015 FIBA Oceania Championship 16 – 18 August 2015  Australia  New Zealand 1
2015 FIBA Africa Championship 20 – 30 August 2015  Tunisia 1
2015 FIBA Americas Championship 25 August – 6 September 2015 Mexico Monterrey, Mexico 2
2015 FIBA EuroBasket 4 – 20 September 2015  France  Croatia
 Germany  Latvia
2
2015 FIBA Asia Championship 23 September – 3 October 2015 China Hunan, China 1
2016 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament 5 – 11 July 2016 TBA 3
Total 12

Women's qualification[edit]

Means of qualification[1] Date Venue Berths Qualified
Host nation 2 October 2009 Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark 1  Brazil
2014 FIBA World Championship 27 September – 5 October 2014  Turkey 1  United States
2015 FIBA EuroBasket 11 – 28 June 2015  Hungary  Romania 1
2015 FIBA Americas Championship 9 – 16 August 2015 Canada Edmonton, Canada 1
2015 FIBA Oceania Championship 16 – 18 August 2015  Australia  New Zealand 1
2015 FIBA Asia Championship 29 August – 5 September 2015 China Wuhan, China 1
2015 FIBA Africa Championship 24 September – 3 October 2015  Cameroon 1
2016 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament 13 – 19 June 2016 TBA 5
Total 12

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 0 0 0 0
Total 2 2 2 6

Events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men
details
Women
details

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Qualification System – Games of the XXXI Olympiad". FIBA. February 2014. Retrieved 29 August 2014. 

External links[edit]