The 1989 Men's Asian Basketball Confederation Championship was held in Beijing, PR China.

1989 FIBA Asia Championship
15th Asian Basketball Championship
Tournament details
Host nationChina
DatesSeptember 15–24
Teams15 
(from all Asian federations)
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions China
(7th title)
1987
1991 >

Contents

DrawEdit

Group A Group B Group C Group D

  China
  Thailand
  Singapore
  Kuwait *
  Saudi Arabia

  South Korea
  Malaysia
  Indonesia *
  Iran
  Pakistan

  Japan
  India
  Bahrain *
  Syria *

  Philippines
  Chinese Taipei
  Hong Kong
  Bangladesh

* Kuwait, Bahrain and Syria withdrew from the tournament, following this Indonesia moved to Group C to balance the number of teams in each group.

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  China 3 3 0 296 171 +125 6
  Saudi Arabia 3 2 1 249 241 +8 5
  Singapore 3 1 2 169 240 −71 4
  Thailand 3 0 3 178 240 −62 3
September 15
20:15
China   102–72   Saudi Arabia
Scoring by half: 57–37, 45–35
September 16
Saudi Arabia   91–63   Singapore
Scoring by half: 44–37, 47–26
September 16
China   96–51   Thailand
Scoring by half: 51–27, 45–24
September 17
Thailand   51–58   Singapore
Scoring by half: 29–30, 22–28
September 18
Singapore   48–98   China
Scoring by half: 22–52, 26–46
September 19
Thailand   76–86   Saudi Arabia
Scoring by half: 40–45, 36–41

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  South Korea 3 3 0 341 262 +79 6
  Iran 3 2 1 294 261 +33 5
  Malaysia 3 1 2 253 283 −30 4
  Pakistan 3 0 3 259 341 −82 3
September 15
14:00
South Korea   120–96   Iran
Scoring by half: 54–46, 66–50
September 16
South Korea   95–72   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 39–46, 56–26
September 17
Pakistan   94–126   South Korea
Scoring by half: 51–62, 43–64
September 17
Iran   90–74   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 43–41, 47–33
September 18
Iran   108–67   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 55–39, 53–28
September 19
Malaysia   107–98   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 57–52, 50–46

Group CEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Japan 2 2 0 161 104 +57 4
  India 2 1 1 160 149 +11 3
  Indonesia 2 0 2 106 174 −68 2
September 16
Japan   81–37   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 36–20, 45–17
September 17
Indonesia   69–93   India
Scoring by half: 33–48, 36–45
September 18
Japan   80–67   India
Scoring by half: 47–31, 33–36

Group DEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Chinese Taipei 3 3 0 345 205 +140 6
  Philippines 3 2 1 339 232 +107 5
  Hong Kong 3 1 2 266 273 −7 4
  Bangladesh 3 0 3 158 398 −240 3
September 16
19:00
Philippines   150–52   Bangladesh
Scoring by half: 80–24, 70–28
September 16
Chinese Taipei   113–70   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 56–30, 57–40
September 17
Bangladesh   61–135   Chinese Taipei
Scoring by half: 32–68, 29–67
September 17
15:45
Philippines   115–83   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 68–44, 47–39
September 19
Hong Kong   113–45   Bangladesh
Scoring by half: 59–26, 54–19
September 19
20:45
Philippines   74–97   Chinese Taipei
Scoring by half: 42–57, 32–40

Quarterfinal roundEdit

Group IEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  China 3 3 0 327 215 +112 6
  Japan 3 2 1 229 214 +15 5
  Iran 3 1 2 218 274 −56 4
  Philippines 3 0 3 226 297 −71 3
September 20
Iran   53–73   Japan
Scoring by half: 24–42, 29–31
September 20
China   118–73   Philippines
Scoring by half: 63–36, 55–37
September 21
China   115–72   Iran
Scoring by half: 60–35, 55–37
September 21
20:00
Japan   86–67   Philippines
Scoring by half: 48–35, 38–32
September 22
Philippines   86–93   Iran
Scoring by half: 46–47, 40–46
September 22
China   94–70   Japan
Scoring by half: 46–37, 48–33

Group IIEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  South Korea 3 3 0 300 260 +40 6
  Chinese Taipei 3 2 1 278 273 +5 5
  India 3 1 2 233 270 −37 4
  Saudi Arabia 3 0 3 243 251 −8 3
September 20
Saudi Arabia   88–92   Chinese Taipei
Scoring by half: 55–51, 33–41
September 20
South Korea   103–86   India
Scoring by half: 56–41, 47–45
September 21
Saudi Arabia   83–85   South Korea
Scoring by half: 43–42, 40–43
September 21
India   73–95   Chinese Taipei
Scoring by half: 35–50, 38–45
September 22
Saudi Arabia   72–74   India
Scoring by half: 32–33, 40–41
September 22
Chinese Taipei   91–112   South Korea
Scoring by half: 41–58, 50–54

Group IIIEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Pakistan 3 3 0 267 182 +85 6
  Singapore 3 2 1 222 210 +12 5
  Indonesia 3 1 2 216 204 +12 4
  Bangladesh 3 0 3 159 268 −109 3
September 20
Singapore   80–66   Bangladesh
Scoring by half: 44–31, 36–35
September 20
Pakistan   89–62   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 52–31, 37–31
September 21
Bangladesh   52–104   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 16–54, 36–50
September 21
Singapore   74–70   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 47–42, 27–28
September 22
Singapore   68–74   Pakistan
Scoring by half: 39–32, 29–42
September 22
Indonesia   84–41   Bangladesh
Scoring by half: 32–21, 52–20

Group IVEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Malaysia 2 2 0 214 157 +57 4
  Thailand 2 1 1 166 184 −18 3
  Hong Kong 2 0 2 171 210 −39 2
September 20
Thailand   95–85   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 54–45, 41–40
September 21
Hong Kong   86–115   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 41–56, 45–59
September 22
Thailand   71–99   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 33–59, 38–40

Classification 5th–14thEdit

13th placeEdit

September 23
Indonesia   75–104   Hong Kong
Scoring by half: 33–59, 42–45

11th placeEdit

September 23
Singapore   85–73   Thailand
Scoring by half: 39–32, 46–41

9th placeEdit

September 23
Pakistan   77–110   Malaysia
Scoring by half: 35–50, 42–60

7th placeEdit

September 24
13:00
Philippines   89–91 (OT)   Saudi Arabia
Scoring by half: 45–40, 35–40 Overtime: 9–11

5th placeEdit

September 24
Iran   101–79   India
Scoring by half: 38–42, 63–37

Final roundEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
September 23
 
 
  China92
 
September 24
 
  Chinese Taipei67
 
  China102
 
September 23
 
  South Korea72
 
  South Korea110
 
 
  Japan86
 
3rd place
 
 
September 24
 
 
  Chinese Taipei69
 
 
  Japan58

SemifinalsEdit

September 23
China   92–67   Chinese Taipei
Scoring by half: 55–33, 37–34
September 23
South Korea   110–86   Japan
Scoring by half: 53–39, 47–47

3rd placeEdit

September 24
Chinese Taipei   69–58   Japan
Scoring by half: 33–31, 36–27

FinalEdit

September 24
China   102–72   South Korea
Scoring by half: 42–37, 60–35

Final standingEdit

Qualified for the 1990 FIBA World Championship
Rank Team Record
    China 8–0
    South Korea 7–1
    Chinese Taipei 6–2
4   Japan 4–3
5   Iran 4–3
6   India 2–4
7   Saudi Arabia 3–4
8   Philippines 2–5
9   Malaysia 4–2
10   Pakistan 3–4
11   Singapore 4–3
12   Thailand 1–5
13   Hong Kong 2–4
14   Indonesia 1–5
15   Bangladesh 0–6

AwardsEdit

 1989 Asian Champions 
 
China
Seventh title

ReferencesEdit