EuroBasket 2013 Draw Seeds Announced

26.09.2012

PRESS RELEASE

FIBA Europe has confirmed the seedings for the EuroBasket 2013 Draw, which will take place later this year.

The 24 teams are ranked according to their results in the last FIBA Europe competition they participated and are divided into 6 seeding pots. They will be drawn into 4 round-robin groups of 6 teams each for the First Round of competition. The top 3 teams from each group will progress to the Second Round. 

Reigning European champions Spain are the highest-ranked team and in the top group of seeds alongside EuroBasket 2011 silver medallists France, bronze medallists Russia and F.Y.R. of Macedonia, who had taken fourth place.

EuroBasket 2011 hosts Lithuania finished in fifth place in that tournament and are in the second pot of seeds, together with sixth-placed Greece and EuroBasket 2013 hosts Slovenia.

Olympic Games hosts Great Britain are the other team in this pot.

The four teams that completed the EuroBasket Qualification Round undefeated make up the third group of seeds. Italy, the team with the highest goal average is ranked ninth, followed by Croatia, Germany and Montenegro.

The fourth, fifth and sixth pots of seeds consist of the remaining teams that also earned their ticket to next summer's EuroBasket through the Qualification Round, according to their win/loss record and goal average.

The EuroBasket 2013 Draw will take place later this year. The tournament is scheduled for 4-22 September 2013.

 

EUROBASKET 2013 DRAW SEEDINGS


Rank Country Last FIBA Europe Competition Position Record W/L % Goal Avg.
1 SPAIN EuroBasket 2011 1      
2 FRANCE EuroBasket 2011 2      
3 RUSSIA EuroBasket 2011 3      
4 F.Y.R. of MACEDONIA EuroBasket 2011 4      
5 LITHUANIA EuroBasket 2011 5      
6 GREECE EuroBasket 2011 6      
7 SLOVENIA EuroBasket 2011 7      
8 GREAT BRITAIN EuroBasket 2011 Olympics Host      
9 ITALY EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round
1 8-0 100 1.2862
10 CROATIA EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 2 8-0 100 1.2708
11 GERMANY EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 3 8-0 100 1.2705
12 MONTENEGRO EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 4 10-0 100 1.1680
13 FINLAND EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 5 6-2 75 1.2534
14 POLAND EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 6 6-2 75 1.2394
15 UKRAINE EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 7 6-2 75 1.1089
16 BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 8 6-2 75 1.0952
17 GEORGIA EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 9 6-2 75 1.0615
18 BELGIUM EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 10 5-3 62.5 1.1339
19 LATVIA EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 11 5-3 62.5 1.1215
20 TURKEY EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 12 5-3 62.5 1.0862
21 CZECH REPUBLIC EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 13 5-3 62.5 1.0254
22 SERBIA EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 14 6-4 60 1.1733
23 ISRAEL EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 15 6-4 60 1.1464
24 SWEDEN EuroBasket 2013 Qualification Round 16 4-4 50 1.0870

 


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