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Israel at the FIBA Basketball World Cup

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This is a record of Israel's results at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. They have qualified for the finals on two occasion, in 1954 and 1986.

Basketball World Cup record[edit]

Year Position Pld W L
Argentina 1950 Did not qualify
Brazil 1954 8th place 8 2 6
Chile 1959 Did not qualify
Brazil 1963
Uruguay 1967
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 1970
Puerto Rico 1974
Philippines 1978
Colombia 1982
Spain 1986 7th place 10 5 5
Argentina 1990 Did not qualify
Canada 1994
Greece 1998
United States 2002
Japan 2006
Turkey 2010
Spain 2014
China 2019 To be determined
Total 18 7 11
Team 1950
Argentina
(10)
1954
Brazil
(12)
1959
Chile
(13)
1963
Brazil
(13)
1967
Uruguay
(13)
1970
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
(13)
1974
Puerto Rico
(14)
1978
Philippines
(14)
1982
Colombia
(13)
1986
Spain
(24)
1990
Argentina
(16)
1994
Canada
(16)
1998
Greece
(16)
2002
United States
(16)
2006
Japan
(24)
2010
Turkey
(24)
2014
Spain
(24)
Total
 Israel 8th 7th 2

Hosts bid[edit]

On 8 September 2016 Israel announced it submitted its paperwork to host the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup.[1]

1954 FIBA World Championship[edit]

The 1954 FIBA World Championship was the second such competition, and Israel was one of twelve teams to compete.[2][3] Israel finished in 8th place overall.

1954 Group D[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
 Formosa 2 1 1 115 113 +2 3
 Israel 2 1 1 100 98 +2 3
 Chile 2 1 1 117 121 −4 3

1954 Final round[edit]

All teams play one game against each other for a total of seven games.

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Tie
1  United States 7 7 0 482 300 +182 14  
2  Brazil 7 6 1 418 341 +77 13  
3  Philippines 7 5 2 438 406 +32 12  
4  France 7 3 4 371 392 −21 10  
5  Formosa 7 2 5 345 405 −60 9 1.063
6  Uruguay 7 2 5 422 446 −24 9 1.031
7  Canada 7 2 5 433 498 −65 9 0.914
8  Israel 7 1 6 330 451 −121 8  

1986 FIBA World Championship[edit]

The 1986 FIBA World Championship was the 10th such competition.[4] It consisted of 24 teams,[5] of which Israel finished in 7th place overall.[6]

1986 Group B[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Tie
 Soviet Union 5 5 0 565 369 +196 10
 Israel 5 3 2 435 444 −9 8
 Cuba 5 2 3 399 418 −19 7 1–1; 1.034
 Australia 5 2 3 405 430 −25 7 1–1; 1.021
 Uruguay 5 2 3 377 437 −60 7 1–1; 0.950
 Angola 5 1 4 334 417 −83 6

1986 semifinals Group 1[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
 Soviet Union 5 5 0 546 441 +105 10
 Brazil 5 4 1 491 435 +56 9
 Spain 5 3 2 414 402 +12 8
 Israel 5 2 3 387 455 −68 7
 Cuba 5 1 4 399 460 −61 6
 Greece 5 0 5 419 463 −44 5

1986 5th–8th classification[edit]

 
Semifinals5th place game
 
      
 
 
 
 
 Spain 100
 
 
 
 Canada80
 
 Spain 87
 
 
 
 Italy69
 
 Italy 100
 
 
 Israel78
 
7th place game
 
 
 
 
 
 Canada84
 
 
 Israel97

See also[edit]

  • Israel at the EuroBasket
  • List of Jews in sports
  • Sport in Israel
  • Basketball in Israel
  • Israel national basketball team


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