FIBA Under-19 World Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
FIBA Under-19 World Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
2013 FIBA Under-19 World Championship
Sport Basketball
Founded 1979
Commissioner Australia Bob Elphinston
Inaugural season 1979
No. of teams 16
Continent FIBA (International)
Most recent champion(s)  United States (5th title)
Most titles  United States (5 titles)
Related competitions FIBA Under-17 World Championship
FIBA Under-21 World Championship (defunct)
Founder FIBA

The FIBA Under-19 World Championship is a men's under-19 only basketball competition organized by FIBA. From its inauguration in 1979 until 2007 it was held every four years. From 2007 onwards it will be held biannually.

Summaries[edit]

Year Host Final Third Place Match
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
1979
Details
Brazil
Salvador

United States

Brazil

Argentina

Yugoslavia
1983
Details
Spain
Palma de Mallorca

United States
82–78
Soviet Union

Brazil
71–66
Spain
1987
Details
Italy
Bormio

Yugoslavia
82–78
United States

Italy
71–66
West Germany
1991
Details
Canada
Edmonton

United States
90–85
Italy

Argentina
74–71
Yugoslavia
1995
Details
Greece
Athens

Greece
91–73
Australia

Spain
77–64
Croatia
1999
Details
Portugal
Lisbon

Spain
94–87
United States

Croatia
66–59
Argentina
2003
Details
Greece
Thessaloniki

Australia
126–92
Lithuania

Greece
73–64
Croatia
2007
Details
Serbia
Novi Sad

Serbia
74–69
United States

France
75–67
Brazil
2009
Details
New Zealand
Auckland

United States
88–80
Greece

Croatia
87–81
Australia
2011
Details
Latvia
Riga

Lithuania
85–67
Serbia

Russia
77–72
Argentina
2013
Details
Czech Republic
Prague

United States
82–68
Serbia

Lithuania
106–100
Australia
2015
Details
Greece
Greece


^1 A round-robin tournament determined the final standings.

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States 5 3 0 8
2  Serbia 2 2 0 4
3  Greece 1 1 1 3
 Lithuania 1 1 1 3
5  Australia 1 1 0 2
6  Spain 1 0 1 2
7  Brazil 0 1 1 2
 Italy 0 1 1 2
10  Soviet Union 0 1 0 1
11  Argentina 0 0 2 2
 Croatia 0 0 2 2
13  France 0 0 1 1
 Russia 0 0 1 1

Participation Details[edit]

Team Brazil
1979
Spain
1983
Italy
1987
Canada
1991
Greece
1995
Portugal
1999
Greece
2003
Serbia
2007
New Zealand
2009
Latvia
2011
Czech Republic
2013
Total
 Angola 13th 13th 14th 13th 14th 5
 Argentina 3rd 7th 3rd 6th 4th 10th 6th 5th 4th 12th 10
 Australia 9th 10th 5th 11th 2nd 5th 1st 5th 4th 6th 4th 11
 Brazil 2nd 3rd 10th 7th 8th 4th 9th 10th 8
 Canada 7th 14th 6th 8th 10th 7th 11th 6th 8
 China 11th 9th 10th 9th 15th 14th 12th 13th 7th 9
 Chinese Taipei 11th 14th 2
 Croatia 4th 3rd 4th 3rd 8th 8th 6
 Czech Republic 14th 1
 Dominican Republic 9th 1
 Egypt 12th 13th 11th 12th 4
 France 8th 3rd 8th 3
 Greece 1st 7th 3rd 2nd 4
 Iran 16th 15th 11th 3
 Italy 6th 6th 3rd 2nd 13th 5
 Ivory Coast 15th 1
 Japan 16th 14th 2
 Jordan 16th 1
 Kazakhstan 12th 1
 South Korea 15th 12th 11th 15th 13th 5
 Latvia 9th 10th 2
 Lebanon 14th 1
 Lithuania 5th 2nd 9th 9th 1st 3rd 6
 Malaysia 15th 1
 Mali 15th 1
 New Zealand 13th 1
 Nigeria 12th 15th 11th 11th 11th 13th 6
 Panama 11th 1
 Philippines 10th 1
 Poland 7th 1
 Portugal 16th 1
 Puerto Rico 8th 10th 6th 16th 6th 5
 Qatar 10th 1
 Romania 5th 1
 Russia 6th 3rd 9th 3
 Senegal 16th 1
 Serbia 1st 2nd 2nd 3
 Slovenia 7th 1
 Soviet Union 5th 2nd 7th 9th 4
 Spain 4th 6th 3rd 1st 8th 10th 5th 7
 Syria 12th 16th 2
 Tunisia 16th 1
 Turkey 8th 7th 2
 Uruguay 8th 12th 14th 3
 United States 1st 1st 2nd 1st 7th 2nd 5th 2nd 1st 5th 1st 11
 Venezuela 12th 12th 9th 3
 West Germany 5th 4th 2
 Yugoslavia 4th 8th 1st 4th 4
Total 12 14 12 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16

Most Valuable Players[edit]

Year Name
1987 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Toni Kukoc
1991 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Dejan Bodiroga
1995 Greece Efthimios Rentzias
1999 Russia Andrei Kirilenko
2003 Australia Andrew Bogut
2007 Serbia Milan Macvan
2009 Croatia Mario Delaš
2011 Lithuania Jonas Valančiūnas
2013 United States Aaron Gordon

External links[edit]