FIBA Americas

FIBA Americas (Spanish: Confederación Panamericana de Baloncesto, French: FIBA Amériques) is a zone within FIBA (International Basketball Federation). It is one of FIBA's five continental confederations. FIBA Americas is responsible for the organization and governance of the major international tournaments in the Americas. It has 44 FIBA Federations and is headquartered in Miami, Florida. The current FIBA Americas President elect is Carol Callan of the United States.

FIBA Americas
FIBA Americas logo.svg
Formation11 October 1975
TypeSports federation
HeadquartersMiami, Florida
Membership
42 national associations
Official language
English and Spanish
President
Carol Callan (acting)
Websitewww.fiba.basketball/americas

MembersEdit

Country Association National teams FIBA
affiliation
CONCECABA
Caribbean (CBC)
  Antigua and Barbuda
  Aruba Aruba Basketball Bond 1986
  Bahamas Bahamas Basketball Federation 1962
  Barbados Barbados Amateur Basketball Association 1962
  Bermuda Bermuda Basketball Association 1998
  British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands Amateur Basketball Federation 1979
  Cayman Islands Cayman Islands Basketball Association 1976
  Cuba Federación Cubana de Baloncesto 1937
  Dominica Dominica Amateur Basketball Association 1976
  Dominican Republic Asociación Dominicana de Baloncesto 1940
  Grenada Grenada National Basketball Association 1975
  Guyana Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation 1961
  Haiti
  Jamaica Jamaica Basketball Association 1962
  Montserrat Montserrat Amateur Basketball Association (MABA) 1986
  Puerto Rico Federación de Baloncesto de Puerto Rico 1957
  Saint Kitts and Nevis
  Saint Lucia St. Lucia Basketball Federation 1997
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St. Vincent and the Grenadines Basketball Association 1984
  Suriname Surinamese Basketball Association 1959
  Trinidad and Tobago National Basketball Federation of Trinidad and Tobago 1958
  Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands National Basketball 2002
  Virgin Islands Virgin Islands Basketball Federation 1964
Central America (COCABA)
  Belize
  Costa Rica Federación Costarricense de Baloncesto Aficionado 1969
  El Salvador
  Guatemala
  Honduras
  Nicaragua Federación Nicaraguense de Baloncesto 1959
  Panama
North America
  Canada Canada Basketball 1936
  Mexico Asociación Deportiva Mexicana de Básquetbol 1936
  United States USA Basketball 1934
South America (CONSUBASQUET)
  Argentina Confederación Argentina de Básquetbol 1932
  Bolivia Federación Boliviana de Básquetbol 1947
  Brazil Confederação Brasileira de Basketball 1935
  Chile Federación de Básquetbol de Chile 1935
  Colombia Federación Colombiana de Baloncesto 1939
  Ecuador Federación Ecuatoriana de Básquetbol
  Paraguay Confederación Paraguaya de Básquetbol 1947
  Peru Federación Peruana de Basketball 1936
  Uruguay Federación Uruguaya de Basketball 1936
  Venezuela Federación Venezolana de Baloncesto 1935

Top ten FIBA Americas teamsEdit

 
FIBA America zones
Rank Change Men Points Rank Change Women Points
1     United States 786.4 1     United States 835.7
4   1   Argentina 670.5 4     Canada 642.5
11   1   Brazil 593.4 15     Brazil 342.4
17   1   Puerto Rico 506.8 23   1   Puerto Rico 279.2
19   1   Dominican Republic 494.3 25   1   Cuba 271.6
20     Venezuela 482.1 27     Argentina 267.4
21   2   Canada 458.0 36   1   Colombia 151.9
25   11   Mexico 411.7 40     Dominican Republic 148.6
43   9   Uruguay 234.1 42   3   Mexico 147.5
47   4   Panama 215.4 48   1   Virgin Islands 128.3

Rankings as of November 22, 2019[1]

FIBA Americas competitionsEdit

National teamsEdit

ClubsEdit

FIBA Americas regional competitionsEdit

Current championsEdit

Men's Women's U-18 Men's U-18 Women's U-16 Men's U-16 Women's
  United States   Canada   United States   United States   United States   United States

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIBA WORLD RANKING PRESENTED BY NIKE". FIBA.BASKETBALL.

External linksEdit