Basketball at the 1958 Asian Games

Basketball was one of the 14 sports disciplines held in the 1958 Asian Games in Tokyo, Japan. The Philippines successfully defended their title and got their third straight Asian Games championship. The games were held from May 25 to June 1, 1958.

Basketball
at the 1958 Asian Games
Basketball pictogram.svg
VenueMetropolitan Gymnasium
DateMay 25, 1958 (1958-05-25)–June 1, 1958 (1958-06-01)
Nations11
← 1954
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Contents

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Republic of China 3 3 0 270 205 +65 6
  South Korea 3 2 1 304 229 +75 5
  Indonesia 3 1 2 224 293 −69 4
  Cambodia 3 0 3 247 318 −71 3

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Philippines 2 2 0 207 100 +107 4
  Thailand 2 1 1 143 168 −25 3
  Malaya 2 0 2 131 213 −82 2
26 May
Malaya   71–103   Thailand

Group CEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Japan 2 2 0 174 147 +27 4
  Singapore 2 1 1 178 166 +12 3
  Hong Kong 2 0 2 147 186 −39 2
25 May
Japan   85–70   Hong Kong
27 May
Japan   89–77   Singapore

Final roundEdit

Classification 7th–10thEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Cambodia 3 3 0 287 252 +35 6
  Hong Kong 3 2 1 262 248 +14 5
  Indonesia 3 1 2 263 266 −3 4
  Malaya 3 0 3 248 294 −46 3
28 May
Indonesia   98–84   Malaya
29 May
Malaya   86–102   Cambodia
30 May
Malaya   78–94   Hong Kong

ChampionshipEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Philippines 5 4 1 452 391 +61 9
  Republic of China 5 4 1 443 394 +49 9
  Japan 5 4 1 424 389 +35 9
  South Korea 5 2 3 414 427 −13 7
  Singapore 5 1 4 358 441 −83 6
  Thailand 5 0 5 392 441 −49 5
28 May
Japan   97–77   Thailand
30 May
Japan   83–71   Singapore

Final standingEdit

Rank Team Pld W L
    Philippines 7 6 1
    Republic of China 8 7 1
    Japan 7 6 1
4   South Korea 8 4 4
5   Singapore 7 2 5
6   Thailand 7 1 6
7   Cambodia 6 3 3
8   Hong Kong 5 2 3
9   Indonesia 6 2 4
10   Malaya 5 0 5

ReferencesEdit