The 1973 Asian Basketball Confederation Championship for Men were held in Manila, Philippines.

1973 FIBA Asia Championship
7th Asian Basketball Championship
Tournament details
Host nationPhilippines
DatesDecember 1–15
Teams12 
(from all Asian federations)
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions Philippines
(4th title)
1971
1975 >

Contents

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  South Korea 5 5 0 567 346 +221 10
  Japan 5 4 1 452 319 +133 9
  Iran 5 3 2 384 436 −52 8
  Thailand 5 2 3 370 431 −61 7
  Malaysia 5 1 4 386 469 −83 6
  Hong Kong 5 0 5 373 531 −158 5
December 1
South Korea   126–68   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 60–29, 66–39
December 1
Japan   91–62   Iran
Scoring by half: 42–30, 49–32
December 2
Hong Kong   83–106   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 36–48, 47–58
December 2
Thailand   74–100   South Korea
Scoring by half: 35–50, 39–50
December 3
Iran   83–64   Thailand
Scoring by half: 35–31, 48–33
December 3
Malaysia   52–83   Japan
Scoring by half: 30–47, 22–36
December 4
Japan   90–61   Thailand
Scoring by half: 46–28, 44–33
December 4
South Korea   116–54   Iran
Scoring by half: 57–36, 59–18
December 5
Hong Kong   56–109   Japan
Scoring by half: 26–58, 30–51
December 5
Malaysia   71–137   South Korea
Scoring by half: 31–76, 40–61
December 6
Iran   90–82   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 40–42, 50–40
December 6
Thailand   95–83   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 50–48, 45–35
December 7
Malaysia   75–76   Thailand
Scoring by half: 38–43, 37–33
December 7
Japan   79–88   South Korea
Scoring by half: 39–35, 40–53
December 7
Iran   95–83   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 50–43, 45–40

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Philippines 5 5 0 568 335 +233 10
  Taiwan 5 4 1 455 364 +91 9
  India 5 3 2 375 413 −38 8
  Indonesia 5 2 3 379 392 −13 7
  Singapore 5 1 4 329 474 −145 6
  Pakistan 5 0 5 334 462 −128 5
December 1
Indonesia   70–82   India
Scoring by half: 42–40, 28–42
December 1
Philippines   133–55   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 63–28, 70–27
December 2
India   63–99   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 31–56, 32–43
December 2
Singapore   52–88   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 27–42, 25–46
December 3
Singapore   87–77   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 35–37, 52–40
December 3
Philippines   109–73   India
Scoring by half: 45–36, 64–37
December 4
Indonesia   77–108   Philippines
Scoring by half: 43–55, 34–53
December 4
Taiwan   97–70   Singapore
Scoring by half: 49–31, 48–39
December 5
Pakistan   74–92   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 30–55, 44–37
December 5
Philippines   130–49   Singapore
Scoring by half: 55–15, 75–34
December 6
Taiwan   86–69   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 40–33, 46–36
December 6
Pakistan   64–75   India
Scoring by half: 40–36, 24–39
December 7
India   82–71   Singapore
Scoring by half: 51–33, 31–38
December 7
Pakistan   64–75   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 40–36, 24–39
December 7
Taiwan   81–88   Philippines
Scoring by half: 39–43, 42–45

Final roundEdit

Classification 7th–12thEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Tiebreaker
  Thailand 5 4 1 482 380 +102 9 1–0
  Indonesia 5 4 1 464 415 +49 9 0–1
  Malaysia 5 2 3 435 450 −15 7 2–0
  Singapore 5 2 3 398 456 −58 7 1–1
  Hong Kong 5 2 3 417 441 −24 7 0–2
  Pakistan 5 1 4 401 455 −54 6
December 9
Thailand   102–64   Singapore
Scoring by half: 48–38, 54–26
December 9
Indonesia   80–78   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 36–41, 44–37
December 9
Malaysia   86–98   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 41–48, 45–50
December 10
Thailand   83–84   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 43–42, 40–42
December 10
Pakistan   79–95   Singapore
Scoring by half: 42–48, 37–47
December 11
Malaysia   84–93   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 45–40, 39–53
December 11
Thailand   90–70   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 42–34, 48–36
December 12
Malaysia   108–82   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 51–46, 57–36
December 12
Singapore   78–102   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 42–48, 36–54
December 13
Malaysia   68–102   Thailand
Scoring by half: 36–50, 32–52
December 13
Hong Kong   89–84   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 43–46, 46–38
December 14
Indonesia   95–70   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 55–37, 40–33
December 14
Hong Kong   84–86   Singapore
Scoring by half: 40–42, 44–44
December 15
Malaysia   89–75   Singapore
Scoring by half: 45–32, 44–43
December 15
Indonesia   94–105   Thailand
Scoring by half: 54–45, 40–60

ChampionshipEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Philippines 5 5 0 478 374 +104 10
  South Korea 5 4 1 465 400 +65 9
  Taiwan 5 3 2 394 388 +6 8
  Japan 5 2 3 403 409 −6 7
  Iran 5 1 4 414 463 −49 6
  India 5 0 5 369 489 −120 5
December 9
Japan   90–73   India
Scoring by half: 38–30, 52–43
December 9
Philippines   88–80   Iran
Scoring by half: 49–43, 39–37
December 9
South Korea   81–75   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 39–34, 42–41
December 10
Taiwan   89–63   India
Scoring by half: 45–25, 44–38
December 10
Japan   98–83   Iran
Scoring by half: 58–39, 40–44
December 11
South Korea   113–67   India
Scoring by half: 49–25, 64–42
December 11
Japan   68–89   Philippines
Scoring by half: 34–41, 34–48
December 12
Iran   90–105   South Korea
Scoring by half: 40–51, 50–54
December 12
Philippines   101–64   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 39–34, 62–30
December 13
Iran   87–82   India
Scoring by half: 42–45, 45–37
December 13
South Korea   88–78   Japan
Scoring by half: 45–48, 43–30
December 14
Philippines   110–84   India
Scoring by half: 57–47, 53–37
December 14
Japan   69–76   Taiwan
Scoring by half: 38–45, 31–31
December 15
Taiwan   90–74   Iran
Scoring by half: 48–38, 42–36
December 15
Philippines   90–78   South Korea
Scoring by half: 48–48, 42–30

Final standingEdit

Qualified for the 1974 FIBA World Championship
Rank Team Record
    Philippines 10–0
    South Korea 9–1
    Taiwan 7–3
4   Japan 6–4
5   Iran 4–6
6   India 3–7
7   Thailand 6–4
8   Indonesia 6–4
9   Malaysia 3–7
10   Singapore 3–7
11   Hong Kong 2–8
12   Pakistan 1–9

AwardsEdit

 1973 Asian Champions 
 
Philippines
Fourth title

ReferencesEdit