The FIBA Basketball World Cup is an international competition against different men’s national teams Which are members of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). This tournament is also known as the FIBA World Cup of Basketball, FIBA World Cup and FIBA World Championship and currently known as the FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Since the Inaugural Edition of the FIBA Basketball World cup in 1950 So far Total 17 Tournament was played on and 18th Edition of FIBA Basketball world cup 2019 will be schedule to begin from the 31 August.
USA and Yugoslavia are the most successful team of this Competition as they won the Five title each. Currently USA is the Defending champions of the competition. Apart of Yugoslavia and USA Four other teams Who success to became champions of the Basketball world cup which are Russia, Brazil, Argentina and Spain.
Let’s have a look at the complete list of FIBA Basketball World Cup Champions so far.
Basketball World Cup Winners / Runners up List
|Year||Host Country||World Champion||Second||Third|
Basketball World Cup Win by Countries
|Country||Champion||Runner Up||3rd Place||Championship years|
|Yugoslavia||5||3||2||2002 – 1998 – 1990 – 1978 – 1970|
|USA||5||3||4||2014- 2010 – 1994 – 1986 – 1954|
|USSR/Russia||3||5||2||1982 – 1974 – 1967|
|Brazil||2||2||2||1963 – 1959|
Next World Cup Event
- The 18th tournament of the FIBA Basketball World Cup will be hosted in China in 2019 Which starts from the 31st August.
- The 2023 Basketball World Cup will be the first World Cup to be hosted by multiple nations: Indonesia, Japan, and the Philippines.