The final four spots at the men’s basketball tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Games in 2021 are set to be decided at the Olympic Qualifying Tournaments (OQTs) taking place between 29 June and 4 July. Four cities will each host a tournament involving six teams, with the winners of each OQT completing the 12-team field for the men’s basketball competition at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
Follow FIBA event live scores here! As of 2020, qualification for the Olympic Games is through the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Universality remains in place for the qualifying process to the Olympic Games, thereby ensuring that each continent is represented. The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 produced seven directly qualified teams for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Japan received automatic qualification as the hosts of the event.
Tokyo Olympics 2021 Basketball: Schedule, Teams, Dates, UK, Qualification And Much More
27 April 2021 1:10. Kai SOTTO. Basketball. The Philippines haven't qualified for an Olympic basketball tournament since Munich 1972 (where they finished 13th), and up until February 2021, looked to have missed out on their chances of heading to Tokyo as well.
The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 produced seven directly qualified teams for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Japan received automatic qualification as the hosts of the event. The four remaining places in the 12-team Tokyo 2020 Olympic field are reserved for the winners of each of the four FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments, now set to take place in 2021 as part of the updated FIBA Calendar .
Basketball - Official Tokyo 2020 Olympic schedule. View the competition schedule and live results for the summer Olympics in Tokyo. (Jul 23-Aug 8, 2021)
5-on-5 basketball Qualification. The National Olympic Committees may enter only one 12-player men's team and only one 12-player women's team. The men's qualification was impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic whereas the women's qualification ended on time and unaffected. Men's qualification
The men's qualification for the Olympic basketball tournament took place from 2019 to 2021; all five FIBA (International Basketball Federation) zones were expected to have representation in the Olympic basketball event. (The Olympics was postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic). Japan as host qualified directly. The first qualifying tournament was the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in which seven teams qualified for the Olympics. The next best 16 teams in the FIBA Basketball World ...