Basketball at the 1954 Asian Games

Basketball was one of the many sports which was held at the 1954 Asian Games in Manila, Philippines. It acted as the Asian qualifying tournament for the 1954 FIBA World Championship in Brazil.

Basketball
at the 1954 Asian Games
Basketball pictogram.svg
VenueRizal Memorial Coliseum
DateMay 2, 1954 (1954-05-02)–May 8, 1954 (1954-05-08)
Nations11
← 1951
1958 →

Contents

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Philippines 3 3 0 271 149 +122 6
  South Korea 3 2 1 203 197 +6 5
  Singapore 3 1 2 249 206 +43 4
  Cambodia 3 0 3 144 315 −171 3
2 May
Philippines   82–63   Singapore
Scoring by half: 47–31, 35–32
2 May
South Korea   89–48   Cambodia
Scoring by half: 34–22, 55–26
3 May
Philippines   105–41   Cambodia
Scoring by half: 47–14, 58–27
3 May
South Korea   69–65   Singapore
Scoring by half: 32–35, 37–30
4 May
Singapore   121–55   Cambodia
Scoring by half: 58–27, 63–28
4 May
Philippines   84–45   South Korea
Scoring by half: 48–20, 36–25

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Republic of China 3 3 0 231 145 +86 6
  Japan 3 2 1 173 161 +12 5
  Indonesia 3 1 2 175 224 −49 4
  Thailand 3 0 3 166 215 −49 3
2 May
Japan   61–46   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 24–17, 37–29
3 May
Republic of China   96–54   Indonesia
Scoring by half: 44–18, 52–36
3 May
Japan   67–53   Thailand
Scoring by half: 27–21, 40–32
4 May
Republic of China   62–45   Japan
Scoring by half: 34–19, 28–26
4 May
Indonesia   75–67   Thailand
Scoring by half: 36–34, 39–33

Final roundEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Philippines 3 3 0 178 119 +59 6
  Republic of China 3 2 1 140 140 0 5
  Japan 3 1 2 151 172 −21 4
  South Korea 3 0 3 152 190 −38 3
6 May
Republic of China   56–53   South Korea
Scoring by half: 30–23, 26–30
6 May
Philippines   68–40   Japan
Scoring by half: 27–16, 41–24
7 May
Republic of China   57–53 (OT)   Japan
Scoring by half: 25–34, 26–17 Overtime: 6–2
7 May
Philippines   76–52   South Korea
Scoring by half: 39–23, 37–29
8 May
Philippines   34–27   Republic of China
Scoring by half: 26–22, 8–5

Final standingEdit

Rank Team Pld W L
    Philippines 6 6 0
    Republic of China 6 5 1
    Japan 6 3 3
4   South Korea 6 2 4
5   Indonesia 3 1 2
5   Singapore 3 1 2
7   Cambodia 3 0 3
7   Thailand 3 0 3

ReferencesEdit