Basketball

Global Cup - Basketball

2021

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 United States 840 25.6
2 France 602 18.4
3 Australia 329 10.0
4 Japan 280 8.5
5 Spain 252 7.7
6 Slovenia 245 7.5
7 Italy 196 6.0
8 Serbia 175 5.3
9 China 140 4.3
10 Argentina 98 3.0

2019

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Spain 490 25.6 2
2 Argentina 392 20.5
3 France 294 15.4 2
4 Australia 245 12.8 -2
5 Serbia 196 10.3
6 Czech Republic 147 7.7
7 United States 98 5.1 -6
8 Poland 49 2.6

2018

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 United States 350 25.6
2 Australia 280 20.5
3 Spain 210 15.4
4 Belgium 175 12.8
5 France 140 10.3
6 China 105 7.7
7 Canada 70 5.1
8 Nigeria 35 2.6

Per Capita Cup - Basketball

2021

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Slovenia 8432
2 Serbia 40333
3 Australia 75037
4 France 111520
5 Belgium 162442
6 Spain 184639
7 Italy 308802
8 United States 388039
9 Argentina 449437
10 Japan 452393

2019

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Serbia 36012
2 Czech Republic 72028
3 Spain 94957
4 Australia 100764 -2
5 Argentina 112359
6 France 228350 -2
7 Poland 784347
8 United States 3326051 -2

2018

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Belgium 64977
2 Australia 88169
3 Spain 221567
4 France 479536
5 Canada 524160
6 United States 931294
7 China 13209429

Basketball Tournaments

N. Mauricio of Angola

2011 Round-up: Basketball

In the first of a series of articles wrapping up the 2011 action for the world’s major sports, we focus on Basketball, picking up the story from the Asian Men...
Malaysia vs Chinese Taipei, Asian Championships

Basketball Global Cup 2011

The year is super rich in top level basketball competitions, as all international federations stage continental championships for both men and...
Yi Jianliang of China

China land treble Basketball victory

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Lebron James

The NBA

The National Basketball Association of the USA is the supreme expression of basketball as a professional sport, and one of the most successful...
Michael Jordan

GSN and Basketball

Of the hundreds of basketball competitions around the globe, we track the most prestigious international ones, both for the men and the ladies:
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James Naismith

History of Basketball

The birth of a new game
 
In early December 1891, Dr....
Team USA

Team USA vs Rest of the World

The US Basketball Federation joined FIBA, the ruling international organism, in 1934 and, until a rule change by FIBA in 1989 allowed differe...
World and European champions Spain

Basketball international organization

Basketball is organized internationally by FIBA, the organism which groups together all the individual Basketball Associations/Federations of...