Basketball at Summer Olympic 2020 Schedule & Teams Info

Basketball Summer Olympics

Basketball is one of the most popular sports events in the Olympic Games. Two teams play with five players from each team; one goal within the opposition hoop got two points.

In the Summer Olympics 2020, 12 teams from both men’s and women’s in total 24 teams will participate this year. However, Basketball at the Summer Olympics 2020 will be started from 25 July – 9 August at Saitama Super Arena & Aomi Urban Sports Venue.

In the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, the United States from men’s & women’s teams was the gold medalist. On the other hand, Serbia got the silver medal and Spain got the bronze medal on that event.

Basketball at Summer Olympic 2020 Teams

From men’s teams, there are 12 teams will fight each other. The qualified teams come from two different competitions such as FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 & FIBA Men’s Olympic Qualifying Tournaments. Those teams are listed below.

Men’s Basketball Qualified Teams

JapanNigeriaArgentina
United StatesIranFrance
SpainAustraliaTBA
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Women’s Basketball Qualified Teams

From the women’s teams, there are 12 teams will participate in this game’s event. Those women’s qualified teams come from also two different competitions such as FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2018 & FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournaments 2020. Those teams are listed below.

JapanUnited StatesBelgium
CanadaAustraliaFrance
SerbiaNigeriaPuerto Rico
ChinaSouth KoreaSpain
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Basketball at Summer Olympic 2020 Schedule, Fixtures & Calender

DateEvent
26th JulyMen’s Group Stage
27th JulyMen’s Group Stage
Women’s Group Stage
28th JulyWomen’s Group Stage
29th JulyMen’s Group Stage
30th JulyMen’s Group Stage
Women’s Group Stage
31st JulyWomen’s Group Stage
1st AugustMen’s Group Stage
2nd AugustMen’s Group Stage
Women’s Group Stage
3rd AugustWomen’s Group Stage
4th AugustMen’s Quarter-finals
5th AugustWomen’s Quarter-finals
6th AugustMen’s Semi-finals
7th AugustWomen’s Semi-finals
8th AugustMen’s Bronze medal match
Men’s Gold medal match
Women’s Bronze medal match
9th AugustWomen’s Gold medal match

Basketball at Summer Olympic Games Medalist

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1United States (USA)232328
2Soviet Union (URS)44412
3Yugoslavia (YUG)1528
4Argentina (ARG)1012
5Unified Team (EUN)1001
6Spain (ESP)0415
7Australia (AUS)0325
8France (FRA)0303
9Italy (ITA)0202
10Brazil (BRA)0145

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