The qualification round for the Basketball World Cup 2019 consists of a total of 80 national teams from all over the world. Out of those 80 teams, only 32 will qualify for the 2019 Cup, which is why the the qualifiers are so competitive and exciting to watch. The two final windows when it comes to the Cup qualifications are going to be held between 29th of November and 3rd of December, and between 21st of February and 25th of February. To stay up to date on all events and changes regarding the Basketball World Cup 2019 qualifiers, check back regularly on xscores.com.
Stay Up to Date on Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers Live Scores
The host of the World Cup is going to be China and their national team will automatically qualify for the competition. Other spots will be filled by seven national teams from Asia, five national teams from Africa, seven teams from America, and 12 teams from Europe. The 2019 Basketball World Cup is going to be the 18th competition of this kind that is organized by FIBA. Interestingly, this Cup will also mark an important change in the sports schedule around the world, as it will be the first time that the FIBA Basketball World Cup doesn’t occur the same year as the FIFA Football World Cup.
The group stage also expanded from 24 to 32 national men’s teams. Other than that, the qualifiers and the Cup itself will be played according to the same old rules and regulations. The top eight teams of the cup will later qualify for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. For those who enjoy watching basketball games, xscores.com is going to provide live scores and fixtures of all qualifier games for the 2019 Basketball World Cup. Support your national team and stay up to date on all events and results of the upcoming qualification matches!