The FIBA Asia Stanković Cup 2008 served as the qualifying tournament for the 2009 FIBA Asia Championship. This competition is distinct from the Stanković Cup intercontinental tournament attended by teams outside the FIBA Asia zone.

2008 FIBA Asia Stanković Cup
2nd Stanković Cup
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Tournament details
Host nationKuwait
DatesOctober 9–13
Teams
(from 44 federations)
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions Jordan
(1st title)

Contents

QualificationEdit

According to the FIBA Asia rules, each zone had one place, and the hosts (Kuwait) and Asian champion (Iran) were automatically qualified. The other three places are allocated to the zones according to performance in the 2007 FIBA Asia Championship.

East Asia (1+1) Gulf (1+1) Middle Asia (1+1) Southeast Asia (1) West Asia (1+1+1)
TBD *   Kuwait   Kazakhstan TBD *   Iran *
TBD *   Qatar   India   Lebanon *
  Jordan

* Withdrew

ResultsEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Jordan 4 4 0 326 265 +61 8
  Kazakhstan 4 3 1 291 298 −7 7
  Kuwait 4 2 2 320 311 +9 6
  Qatar 4 1 3 306 295 +11 5
  India 4 0 4 217 291 −74 4
October 9
17:00
Kazakhstan   77–76   Qatar
Scoring by quarter: 13–16, 22–18, 27–25, 15–17
October 9
19:00
Kuwait   81–69   India
Scoring by quarter: 10–20, 20–11, 23–22, 28–16
October 10
17:00
India   48–69   Jordan
Scoring by quarter: 15–13, 12–24, 9–21, 12–11
October 10
19:00
Qatar   70–88   Kuwait
Scoring by quarter: 21–25, 19–23, 17–24, 13–16
October 11
17:00
Jordan   83–78   Qatar
Scoring by quarter: 25–13, 9–24, 24–17, 25–24
October 11
19:00
Kuwait   82–85 (OT)   Kazakhstan
Scoring by quarter: 18–19, 19–22, 19–16, 17–16, Overtime: 9–12
October 12
17:00
Kazakhstan   70–87   Jordan
Scoring by quarter: 18–20, 19–14, 18–31, 15–22
October 12
19:00
Qatar   82–47   India
Scoring by quarter: 20–12, 25–8, 21–16, 16–11
October 13
17:00
India   53–59   Kazakhstan
Scoring by quarter: 8–14, 13–20, 16–11, 16–14
October 13
19:00
Jordan   87–69   Kuwait
Scoring by quarter: 23–12, 20–11, 21–24, 23–22

Final standingEdit

Qualified for the 2009 FIBA Asia Championship
Rank Team Record
    Jordan 4–0
    Kazakhstan 3–1
    Kuwait 2–2
4   Qatar 1–3
5   India 0–4

AwardsEdit

 2008 Stanković Cup Champions 
 
Jordan
First title

ReferencesEdit