Discover current FIBA Basketball World Cup Standings 2023, point table, Schedule, Winner live from Philippines, Japan and Indonesia. Get updated team rankings, scores, and key insights in this exciting global tournament. Follow team performances and standout players shaping this thrilling basketball event. Here’s everything you need to know about the 2023 FIBA World Cup.
FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023
The 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup is the 19th tournament of the FIBA Basketball World Cup for men’s national basketball teams. The tournament is the second to feature 32 teams and is currently being hosted by multiple nations for the first time in its history—the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia from 25 August to 10 September 2023.
The tournament is being played in 5 venues across the three host countries. The final will be played at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines. The defending champions are Spain, who won the 2019 tournament in China.
The 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup is expected to be a major sporting event, with millions of fans around the world watching the games. It is also a major opportunity for the host countries to showcase their basketball programs and cultures to the world.
To start off, the teams have been distributed into eight groups, each consisting of four teams. This initial group phase will determine the top two teams from each group who will advance to the next stage. The second phase is organized into four groups, and in this stage, teams will face the two opponents they haven’t encountered from their group in the first round.