Basketball is an Asian Games sport since the 1951 edition. The Asian Games tournaments were the de facto Asian championships until the Asian Basketball Confederation Championship was founded in 1960.

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Men's tournamentsEdit

SummariesEdit

Year Host Final Third Place Game
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
1951
Details
 
New Delhi
 
Philippines
No playoffs  
Japan
 
Iran
No playoffs  
India
1954
Details
 
Manila
 
Philippines
No playoffs  
Republic of China
 
Japan
No Playoffs  
South Korea
1958
Details
 
Tokyo
 
Philippines
No playoffs  
Republic of China
 
Japan
No playoffs  
South Korea
1962
Details
 
Jakarta
 
Philippines
No playoffs  
Japan
 
South Korea
No playoffs  
Thailand
1966
Details
 
Bangkok
 
Israel
90–42  
Thailand
 
South Korea
72–60  
Japan
1970
Details
 
Bangkok
 
South Korea
No playoffs  
Israel
 
Japan
No playoffs  
Republic of China
1974
Details
 
Tehran
 
Israel
92–85  
South Korea
 
China
101–89  
Philippines
1978
Details
 
Bangkok
 
China
91–71  
South Korea
 
North Korea
10075  
Japan
1982
Details
 
New Delhi
 
South Korea
No playoffs  
China
 
Japan
No playoffs  
Philippines
1986
Details
 
Seoul
 
China
No playoffs  
South Korea
 
Philippines
No playoffs  
Jordan
1990
Details
 
Beijing
 
China
90–76  
Philippines
 
South Korea
99–74  
Japan
1994
Details
 
Hiroshima
 
China
100–71  
South Korea
 
Japan
79–76
OT
 
Philippines
1998
Details
 
Bangkok
 
China
112–92  
South Korea
 
Philippines
73–68  
Kazakhstan
2002
Details
 
Busan
 
South Korea
102–100
OT
 
China
 
Kazakhstan
68–66  
Philippines
2006
Details
 
Doha
 
China
59–44  
Qatar
 
Iran
84–78  
Jordan
2010
Details
 
Guangzhou
 
China
77–71  
South Korea
 
Iran
74–66  
Japan
2014
Details
 
Incheon
 
South Korea
79–77  
Iran
 
Japan
76–72  
Kazakhstan
2018
Details
 
Jakarta
 
China
84–72  
Iran
 
South Korea
89–81  
Chinese Taipei

Per nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China82111
2  South Korea46414
3  Philippines4127
4  Israel2103
5  Japan0268
6  Iran0235
7  Chinese Taipei0202
8  Qatar0101
  Thailand0101
10  Kazakhstan0011
  North Korea0011
Totals (11 nations)18181854

Participating nationsEdit

Nation  
1951
 
1954
 
1958
 
1962
 
1966
 
1970
 
1974
 
1978
 
1982
 
1986
 
1990
 
1994
 
1998
 
2002
 
2006
 
2010
 
2014
 
2018
Overall
Appearances
  Afghanistan 13th 13th 2
  Bahrain 11th 13th 10th 12th 4
  Burma 5th 11th 2
  Cambodia 7th 7th 7th 3
  China 3rd 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 5th 1st 12
  Chinese Taipei 2nd 2nd 5th 4th 5th 6th 5th 7th 8th 9th 9th 4th 12
  Hong Kong 8th 6th 12th 11th 8th 11th 11th 8th 17th 13th 13th 12th 12
  India 4th 6th 8th 17th 11th 9th 6
  Indonesia 5th 9th 5th 8th 4
  Iran 3rd 7th 7th 6th 7th 8th 7th 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 11
  Iraq 9th 9th 9th 3
  Israel 1st 2nd 1st 3
  Japan 2nd 3rd 3rd 2nd 4th 3rd 7th 4th 3rd 6th 4th 3rd 10th 6th 6th 4th 3rd 7th 18
  Jordan 4th 4th 7th 9th 4
  Kazakhstan 5th 4th 3rd 7th 4th 13th 6
  Kuwait 10th 10th 6th 7th 10th 17th 13th 9th 8
  Kyrgyzstan 12th 1
  Lebanon 9th 1
  Macau 13th 1
  Malaysia 10th 9th 8th 9th 7th 7th 5th 7
  Maldives 13th 1
  Mongolia 12th 13th 9th 8th 10th 5
  North Korea 5th 3rd 5th 8th 5th 8th 6
  Pakistan 8th 8th 10th 3
  Palestine 17th 13th 2
  Philippines 1st 1st 1st 1st 6th 5th 4th 5th 4th 3rd 2nd 4th 3rd 4th 6th 7th 5th 17
  Qatar 14th 9th 2nd 5th 6th 9th 6
  Saudi Arabia 12th 9th 7th 13th 4
  Singapore 6th 5th 8th 10th 4
  South Korea 4th 4th 3rd 3rd 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 3rd 2nd 2nd 1st 5th 2nd 1st 3rd 17
  Sri Lanka 10th 1
  Syria 10th 6th 2
  Thailand 7th 6th 4th 2nd 8th 6th 6th 11th 8
  Turkmenistan 13th 1
  United Arab Emirates 11th 6th 9th 8th 11th 13th 6
  Uzbekistan 9th 11th 11th 3
  Vietnam 9th 11th 2
  Yemen 12th 1

Women's tournamentsEdit

SummariesEdit

Year Host Final Third Place Game
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
1974
Details
 
Tehran
 
Japan
No playoffs  
South Korea
 
China
No playoffs  
North Korea
1978
Details
 
Bangkok
 
South Korea
No playoffs  
China
 
Japan
No playoffs  
Thailand
1982
Details
 
New Delhi
 
China
No playoffs  
South Korea
 
Japan
No playoffs  
North Korea
1986
Details
 
Seoul
 
China
No playoffs  
South Korea
 
Japan
No playoffs  
Malaysia
1990
Details
 
Beijing
 
South Korea
77–70  
China
 
Chinese Taipei
No playoffs  
Japan
1994
Details
 
Hiroshima
 
South Korea
77–76  
Japan
 
China
No playoffs  
Chinese Taipei
1998
Details
 
Bangkok
 
Japan
93–69  
China
 
South Korea
92–76  
Chinese Taipei
2002
Details
 
Busan
 
China
80–76  
South Korea
 
Chinese Taipei
86–79  
Japan
2006
Details
 
Doha
 
China
90–59  
Chinese Taipei
 
Japan
74–70  
South Korea
2010
Details
 
Guangzhou
 
China
70–64  
South Korea
 
Japan
73–61  
Chinese Taipei
2014
Details
 
Incheon
 
South Korea
70–64  
China
 
Japan
61–59  
Chinese Taipei
2018
Details
 
Jakarta
 
China
71–65  
Korea
 
Japan
76–63  
Chinese Taipei

Participating nationsEdit

Nation  
1974
 
1978
 
1982
 
1986
 
1990
 
1994
 
1998
 
2002
 
2006
 
2010
 
2014
 
2018
Overall
Appearances
  China 3rd 2nd 1st 1st 2nd 3rd 2nd 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 12
  Chinese Taipei 3rd 4th 4th 3rd 2nd 4th 4th 4th 8
  Hong Kong 9th 10th 2
  India 5th 7th 6th 9th 4
  Indonesia 7th 1
  Iran 5th 1
  Japan 1st 3rd 3rd 3rd 4th 2nd 1st 4th 3rd 3rd 3rd 3rd 12
  Kazakhstan 5th 5th 5th 5th 4
  Korea 2nd 1
  Lebanon 6th 1
  Malaysia 5th 4th 6th 3
  Maldives 6th 1
  Mongolia 8th 8th 2
    Nepal 10th 1
  North Korea 4th 4th 5th 3
  Philippines 6th 1
  South Korea 2nd 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 3rd 2nd 4th 2nd 1st 11
  Thailand 4th 6th 6th 7th 5th 5th 7th 6th 8
  Uzbekistan 5th 1

Per nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China64212
2  South Korea45110
3  Japan21710
4  Chinese Taipei0123
5  Korea0101
Totals (5 nations)12121236


Men's 3-on-3 tournamentsEdit

SummariesEdit

Year Host Final Third Place Game
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
2018
Details
 
Jakarta
 
China
19–18  
South Korea
 
Iran
21–7  
Thailand

Per nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China1001
2  South Korea0101
3  Iran0011
Totals (3 nations)1113

Women's 3-on-3 tournamentsEdit

SummariesEdit

Year Host Final Third Place Game
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
2018
Details
 
Jakarta
 
China
21–10  
Japan
 
Thailand
15–14  
Chinese Taipei

Per nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China1001
2  Japan0101
3  Thailand0011
Totals (3 nations)1113

Combined medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China166325
2  South Korea812525
3  Philippines4127
4  Japan241319
5  Israel2103
6  Chinese Taipei0325
7  Iran0246
8  Thailand0112
9  Korea0101
  Qatar0101
11  Kazakhstan0011
  North Korea0011
Totals (12 nations)32323296

External linksEdit