The 1977 Asian Basketball Confederation Championship for Men were held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

1977 FIBA Asia Championship
9th Asian Basketball Championship
Tournament details
Host nationMalaysia
DatesNovember 28 – December 10
Teams14 
(from all Asian federations)
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions China
(2nd title)
1975
1979 >

Contents

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  China 4 4 0 432 193 +239 8
  Iraq 4 3 1 279 298 −19 7
  Thailand 4 2 2 286 335 −49 6
  Singapore 4 1 3 273 314 −41 5
  Bahrain 4 0 4 222 352 −130 4
November 28
China   106–33   Bahrain
Scoring by half: 19–23, 87–10
November 29
Thailand   85–74   Singapore
Scoring by half: 44–38, 41–36
November 29
Iraq   80–72   Bahrain
Scoring by half: 40–29, 40–43
November 30
Singapore   54–99   China
Scoring by half: 21–49, 33–50
November 30
Iraq   67–63   Thailand
Scoring by half: 31–38, 36–25
December 1
China   96–56   Iraq
Scoring by half: 37–23, 59–33
December 2
Thailand   50–131   China
Scoring by half: 26–54, 24–77
December 2
Bahrain   54–78   Singapore
Scoring by half: 31–34, 23–44
December 3
Iraq   76–67   Singapore
Scoring by half: 38–27, 38–40
December 3
Thailand   88–63   Bahrain
Scoring by half: 42–35, 46–28

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Japan 4 4 0 391 228 +163 8
  Philippines 4 3 1 408 284 +124 7
  Pakistan 4 2 2 365 333 +32 6
  Indonesia 4 1 3 277 410 −133 5
  Sri Lanka 4 0 4 276 462 −186 4
November 29
Japan   118–57   Sri Lanka
Scoring by half: 65–33, 53–24
November 29
Philippines   103–87   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 50–41, 53–46
November 30
Indonesia   49–118   Japan
Scoring by half: 17–64, 32–54
November 30
Pakistan   128–71   Sri Lanka
Scoring by half: 59–39, 69–32
December 1
Sri Lanka   70–119   Philippines
Scoring by half: 26–58, 44–61
December 1
Pakistan   94–75   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 52–32, 42–43
December 2
Indonesia   97–78   Sri Lanka
Scoring by half: 47–41, 50–37
December 2
Japan   71–66   Philippines
Scoring by half: 31–31, 40–35
December 3
Philippines   120–56   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 68–32, 52–24
December 3
Japan   84–56   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 48–28, 36–28

Group CEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  South Korea 3 3 0 331 216 +115 6
  Malaysia 3 2 1 304 252 +52 5
  India 3 1 2 264 279 −15 4
  Hong Kong 3 0 3 206 358 −152 3
November 28
Hong Kong   66–125   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 39–60, 27–65
November 29
South Korea   103–73   India
Scoring by half: 42–43, 61–30
November 30
India   86–98   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 38–46, 48–52
December 1
South Korea   128–62   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 60–32, 68–30
December 2
South Korea   100–81   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 60–43, 40–38
December 3
India   105–78   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 65–40, 40–38

Final roundEdit

Classification 7th–14thEdit

  • The results and the points of the matches between the same teams that were already played during the preliminary round shall be taken into account for the classification round.
Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Tiebreaker
  India 7 7 0 798 575 +223 14
  Thailand 7 6 1 635 509 +126 13
  Pakistan 7 4 3 629 565 +64 11 1–1 / 1.070
  Hong Kong 7 4 3 533 575 −42 11 1–1 / 0.974
  Singapore 7 4 3 603 557 +46 11 1–1 / 0.963
  Bahrain 7 2 5 503 587 −84 9
  Indonesia 7 1 6 520 631 −111 8
  Sri Lanka 7 0 7 486 708 −222 7
December 4
Indonesia   54–83   Thailand
Scoring by half: 36–42, 18–41
December 4
Pakistan   88–72   Bahrain
Scoring by half: 28–30, 60–42
December 4
Sri Lanka   78–114   India
Scoring by half: 45–51, 33–63
December 4
Singapore   78–86   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 37–46, 41–40
December 6
Sri Lanka   59–73   Bahrain
Scoring by half: 33–34, 26–39
December 6
Hong Kong   93–77   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 42–36, 51–41
December 6
India   112–83   Singapore
Scoring by half: 58–41, 54–42
December 6
Pakistan   70–83   Thailand
Scoring by half: 45–40, 25–43
December 7
Bahrain   75–77   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 42–39, 33–38
December 7
Thailand   117–66   Sri Lanka
Scoring by half: 61–26, 56–40
December 7
Indonesia   64–104   India
Scoring by half: 28–50, 36–54
December 7
Singapore   77–75   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 41–32, 36–43
December 8
Hong Kong   70–68   Sri Lanka
Scoring by half: 40–30, 30–38
December 8
Indonesia   79–104   Singapore
Scoring by half: 41–47, 38–57
December 8
India   119–85   Thailand
Scoring by half: 52–37, 67–48
December 9
Bahrain   75–74   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 42–40, 33–34
December 9
Sri Lanka   66–109   Singapore
Scoring by half: 33–53, 33–56
December 9
Thailand   94–63   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 46–34, 48–29
December 9
Pakistan   96–121   India
Scoring by half: 49–60, 47–61
December 10
India   123–91   Bahrain
Scoring by half: 62–41, 61–50
December 10
Hong Kong   66–78   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 38–40, 28–38

ChampionshipEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  China 5 5 0 605 385 +220 10
  South Korea 5 4 1 538 437 +101 9
  Japan 5 3 2 472 458 +14 8
  Malaysia 5 2 3 462 527 −65 7
  Philippines 5 1 4 454 545 −91 6
  Iraq 5 0 5 404 583 −179 5
December 4
Philippines   60–117   China
Scoring by half: 27–54, 33–63
December 4
Iraq   76–97   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 44–51, 32–46
December 6
Japan   66–50   Iraq
Scoring by half: 25–24, 41–26
December 6
Malaysia   67–102   China
Scoring by half: 25–52, 42–50
December 6
South Korea   96–82   Philippines
Scoring by half: 44–39, 52–43
December 7
Iraq   69–114   South Korea
Scoring by half: 31–56, 38–58
December 7
Japan   83–71   Philippines
Scoring by half: 45–34, 38–37
December 8
China   119–63   Iraq
Scoring by half: 62–25, 57–38
December 8
Philippines   84–88   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 39–38, 45–50
December 8
South Korea   90–86 (OT)   Japan
Scoring by half: 45–36, 31–40 Overtime: 14–10
December 9
Malaysia   58–80   South Korea
Scoring by half: 33–38, 25–42
December 9
Iraq   90–91   Philippines
Scoring by half: 44–50, 46–41
December 9
China   110–81   Japan
Scoring by half: 55–34, 55–47
December 10
Japan   85–71   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 38–34, 47–37
December 10
South Korea   58–61   China
Scoring by half: 34–32, 24–29

Final standingEdit

Qualified for the 1978 FIBA World Championship
Rank Team Record
    China 9–0
    South Korea 7–1
    Japan 7–2
4   Malaysia 4–4
5   Philippines 4–5
6   Iraq 3–6
7   India 7–2
8   Thailand 6–3
9   Pakistan 4–5
10   Hong Kong 4–5
11   Singapore 4–5
12   Bahrain 2–7
13   Indonesia 1–8
14   Sri Lanka 0–9

AwardsEdit

 1977 Asian Champions 
 
China
Second title

ReferencesEdit