Wheelchair basketball at the 1996 Summer Paralympics – Men

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Wheelchair basketball – Men
at the X Paralympic Games
Wheelchair basketball pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Paralympic Wheelchair Basketball
Venue Olympic Indoor Hall
Dates 1996
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«1992 2000»
Wheelchair basketball
at the 1996 Summer Paralympics
Wheelchair basketball pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Tournament men   women

The men's tournament was won by the team representing Australia.[1]

Preliminary Round[edit]

Group A
Rank Team Pld W L PF:PA Pts   ESP AUS GBR CAN MEX ARG
1 Spain 5 4 1 315:269 9 x 69:56 54:47 53:62 76:60 63:44
2 Australia 5 4 1 306:250 9 56:69 x 63:55 52:42 65:47 70:37
3 Great Britain 5 3 2 303:250 8 47:54 55:63 x 56:51 52:46 93:36
4 Canada 5 3 2 279:229 8 62:53 42:52 51:56 x 52:44 72:24
5 Mexico 5 1 4 244:287 6 60:76 47:65 46:52 44:52 x 47:42
6 Argentina 5 0 5 183:345 5 44:63 37:70 36:93 24:72 42:47 x
Group B
Rank Team Pld W L PF:PA Pts   USA FRA NED JPN SWE IRQ
1 United States 4 4 0 297:166 8 x 72:43 53:42 80:32 92:49 DNS
2 France 4 3 1 207:211 7 43:72 x 46:41 61:47 57:51 DNS
3 Netherlands 4 3 2 213:185 6 42:53 41:46 x 72:42 58:44 DNS
4 Japan 4 1 3 173:260 5 32:80 47:61 42:72 x 52:47 DNS
5 Sweden 4 0 4 191:259 4 49:92 51:57 44:58 47:52 x DNS
6 Iraq 0 0 0 0:0 0 DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS x
     Qualified for quarterfinals
     Eliminated
     Did not start

Source: Paralympic.org [2]

Medal Round[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
  Spain 61
  Japan 48
  Spain 44
  Great Britain 50
  France 50
  Great Britain 53
  Great Britain 63
  Australia 78
  United States 61
  Canada 49
  United States 57 Third place
  Australia 63
  Australia 46   Spain 60
  Netherlands 44   United States 66

Source: Paralympic.org [2]

Classification 5-8[edit]

Classification round Fifth place
  Japan  50  
  France  61  
 
      France  68
    Canada  69
Seventh place
  Canada  52   Japan  49
  Netherlands  44     Netherlands  73

Source: Paralympic.org [2]

Classification 9-12[edit]

Classification round Ninth place
  Mexico    
  Iraq  DNS  
 
      Mexico  49
    Sweden  64
Eleventh place
  Sweden  52   Iraq  DNS
  Argentina  45     Argentina  

Source: Paralympic.org [2]

Ranking[edit]