Basketball at the Mediterranean Games

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Basketball has been played consistently at the Mediterranean Games since the year 1951 for men and since the year 1987 for women. The Yugoslavia national basketball team is the most successful men's team and the Croatian women's national basketball team is the most successful team for women.

Men's tournaments[edit]

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game (or third place)
Gold medalist Score Silver medalist Bronze medalist Score Fourth place
1951
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Egypt
Alexandria

Egypt

Spain

Italy

Greece
1955
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Spain
Barcelona

Spain
n/a
Italy

Greece
1959
details
Lebanon
Beirut

Yugoslavia
n/a
Spain

UA Republic
1963
details
Italy
Naples

Italy
n/a
Spain

Yugoslavia
1967
details
Tunisia
Tunis

Yugoslavia

Italy

Turkey
87 – 84
Greece
1971
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Turkey
İzmir

Yugoslavia

Turkey

Greece

UA Republic
1975
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Algeria
Algiers

Yugoslavia

France

Italy

Spain
1979
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Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Split

Greece
85 – 74
Yugoslavia

Egypt

Turkey
1983
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Morocco
Casablanca

Yugoslavia

Italy

Turkey
77 – 73
Greece
1987
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Syria
Latakia

Turkey

Spain

Greece

Tunisia
1991
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Greece
Athens

Italy
97 − 91
Greece

France

Turkey
1993
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France
Narbonne

Italy

Croatia

France
70 − 67
Greece
1997
details
Italy
Bari

Spain
82 − 72
Italy

FR Yugoslavia
84 − 75
Greece
2001
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Tunisia
Tunis

Spain
72 − 31[1]
Greece

Italy

FR Yugoslavia
2005
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Spain
Almería

Italy
87 − 86
Greece

Spain
84 − 70
Turkey
2009
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Italy
Pescara

Croatia
72 − 60
Greece

Turkey
88 − 71
Italy
2013
details
Turkey
Mersin

Turkey
79 − 62
Serbia

Tunisia
63 − 58
Macedonia

Medal Table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Yugoslavia 5 1 1 7
2  Italy 4 4 3 11
3  Spain 3 4 1 8
4  Turkey 2 1 3 6
5  Greece 1 4 3 8
6  Croatia 1 1 0 2
7  Egypt 1 0 2 3
8  France 0 1 2 3
9  Serbia 0 1 1 2
10  Tunisia 0 0 1 1
Total 17 17 17 51

Women's tournaments[edit]

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game
Gold medalist Score Silver medalist Bronze medalist Score Fourth place
1987
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Syria
Latakia

Albania

Turkey

Syria

Lebanon
1991
details
Greece
Athens

Spain

France

Greece
66 – 61
Italy
1993
details
France
Narbonne

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Italy

Spain

Slovenia
1997
details
Italy
Bari

Croatia

Turkey

France
85 – 63
Greece
2001
details
Tunisia
Tunis

Croatia
71 – 62[2]
Italy

Spain
72 – 71[3]
Turkey
2005
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Spain
Almería

Turkey
68 – 66
Croatia

Spain
68 – 51
Greece
2009
details
Italy
Pescara

Italy
70 – 54
Serbia

Croatia
77 – 62
Greece
2013
details
Turkey
Mersin
canceled canceled


Medal Table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Croatia 2 1 1 4
2  Italy 1 2 0 3
 Turkey 1 2 0 3
4  Spain 1 0 3 4
5  Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 0 0 1
 Albania 1 0 0 1
7  France 0 1 1 2
8  Serbia 0 1 0 1
9  Greece 0 0 1 1
 Syria 0 0 1 1
Total 7 7 7 21

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.
  2. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.
  3. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.

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