The 1971 Asian Basketball Confederation Championship for Men were held in Tokyo, Japan.

1971 FIBA Asia Championship
6th Asian Basketball Championship
Tournament details
Host nationJapan
DatesOctober 30 – November 10
Teams
(from all Asian federations)
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions Japan
(2nd title)
1969
1973 >

Contents

ResultsEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Japan 8 8 0 734 427 +307 16
  Philippines 8 7 1 808 572 +236 15
  South Korea 8 6 2 784 523 +261 14
  Taiwan 8 5 3 654 577 +77 13
  Malaysia 8 4 4 588 613 −25 12
  India 8 3 5 563 632 −69 11
  Thailand 8 2 6 544 692 −148 10
  Singapore 8 1 7 548 806 −258 9
  Hong Kong 8 0 8 493 874 −381 8
October 30
Singapore   80–134   Philippines
Scoring by half: 31–68, 49–66
October 30
Japan   79–44   Thailand
Scoring by half: 35–15, 44–29
October 30
Hong Kong   51–125   South Korea
Scoring by half: 24–58, 27–67
October 30
Malaysia   80–68   India
Scoring by half: 45–33, 35–35
October 31
Thailand   98–58   Singapore
Scoring by half: 37–26, 61–32
October 31
Taiwan   92–69   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 42–36, 50–33
October 31
Philippines   133–57   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 64–28, 69–29
October 31
South Korea   83–57   India
Scoring by half: 55–22, 28–35
November 1
Hong Kong   38–131   Japan
Scoring by half: 16–63, 22–68
November 1
Singapore   62–98   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 38–54, 24–44
November 1
Malaysia   57–79   South Korea
Scoring by half: 29–40, 28–39
November 1
Thailand   67–75   India
Scoring by half: 32–32, 35–43
November 3
Philippines   95–53   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 43–30, 52–23
November 3
India   80–79   Singapore
Scoring by half: 40–41, 40–38
November 3
Japan   86–57   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 50–25, 36–32
November 3
South Korea   131–61   Thailand
Scoring by half: 66–27, 65–34
November 4
Taiwan   96–59   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 50–25, 46–34
November 4
Japan   87–56   India
Scoring by half: 42–32, 45–24
November 4
Thailand   72–121   Philippines
Scoring by half: 33–59, 39–62
November 6
South Korea   80–88   Philippines
Scoring by half: 34–44, 46–44
November 6
Hong Kong   72–96   Singapore
Scoring by half: 32–38, 40–58
November 6
India   64–71   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 32–36, 32–35
November 7
Japan   86–48   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 45–26, 41–22
November 7
Thailand   85–76   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 47–34, 38–42
November 7
Singapore   49–125   South Korea
Scoring by half: 19–59, 30–66
November 8
Hong Kong   74–101   India
Scoring by half: 34–57, 40–44
November 8
Philippines   69–93   Japan
Scoring by half: 39–45, 30–48
November 8
Malaysia   71–50   Thailand
Scoring by half: 24–22, 47–28
November 8
Taiwan   84–93 (2OT)   South Korea
Scoring by half: 34–34, 33–33 Overtime: 10–10, 7–16
November 9
Malaysia   107–66   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 57–33, 50–33
November 9
Japan   96–47   Singapore
Scoring by half: 54–21, 42–26
November 9
Taiwan   81–67   Thailand
Scoring by half: 42–34, 39–33
November 9
India   62–91   Philippines
Scoring by half: 30–43, 32–48
November 10
Singapore   77–103   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 41–48, 36–55
November 10
Philippines   77–75   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 40–45, 37–30
November 10
South Korea   68–76   Japan
Scoring by half: 30–37, 38–39

Final standingEdit

Qualified for the 1972 Summer Olympics
Rank Team Record
    Japan 8–0
    Philippines 7–1
    South Korea 6–2
4   Taiwan 5–3
5   Malaysia 4–4
6   India 3–5
7   Thailand 2–6
8   Singapore 1–7
9   Hong Kong 0–8

AwardsEdit

 1971 Asian Champions 
 
Japan
Second title

ReferencesEdit