1948 Men's Olympic Basketball

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Host: London, Great Britain

Date Started: July 30, 1948
Date Ended: August 13, 1948

Format: Round-robin pools followed by single-elimination classification tournaments for places.

Gold: United States
Silver: France
Bronze: Brazil

Final Standings

Final Standings Table
Rank Team W L W/L% PS/G PA/G SRS SOS Medal
1United States801.00065.532.040.67.1 Gold
2France52.71447.340.17.50.3 Silver
3Brazil71.87546.832.917.94.0 Bronze
4Mexico52.71452.037.713.8-0.5
5Uruguay53.62546.137.615.67.1
6Chile44.50048.937.68.0-3.2
7Czechoslovakia53.62539.436.812.810.2
8South Korea35.37545.534.98.1-2.5
9Canada62.75049.639.19.5-1.0
10Peru44.50040.838.111.18.5
11Belgium43.57144.333.44.3-6.6
12Philippines44.50046.139.92.9-3.4
13Cuba43.57151.135.16.4-9.6
14Iran15.16732.861.0-30.0-1.8
15Argentina34.42946.139.914.27.9
16Hungary32.60040.234.47.51.7
17Italy44.50042.038.4-4.1-7.7
18China53.62551.939.4-0.2-12.7
19Egypt25.28635.044.1-4.84.4
20Great Britain17.12524.052.9-30.5-1.6
21Switzerland16.14329.946.1-13.52.8
22Iraq06.00023.5103.7-77.03.2
23Ireland06.00017.263.7-54.2-7.7

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