2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers: Euro Standings Update

2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers We’re officially four games into the 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers for Europe. Several teams have risen to the top of their respective groups with perfect 4-0 records, giving them a distinct edge. So far, there have been few surprises in the competition. Some favorites got to sweep their initial games, while a few stumbled in tough matchups.

Group A

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Spain4408
2Slovenia4226
3Montenegro4135
4Belarus4135

 

As expected, global powerhouse Spain has managed to sweep it’s games early on and remain as one of the teams favored to lock up a qualification for the FIBA World Cup.

Group B

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Ukraine4317
2Turkey4226
3Latvia4226
4Sweden4135

The Ukrainian team looked sharp for the most part, but they will not have an easy road to hold on to the top spot of this group with Turkey and Latvia able to swing things in their favor with a good run.

Group C

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Lithuania4408
2Poland4226
3Hungary4226
4Kosovo4044

Lithuania is off to a hot start in the competition. They are still a perfect 4-0, while Poland and Hungary are still working on improving their win-loss records in order to secure a berth to the games.

Group D

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Italy4408
2Romania4226
3Netherlands4135
4Croatia4135

The Italian contingent has managed to play to its strengths and their effort has paid dividends. Croatia is a surprising sight at the bottom of the standings considering their history of success. They are feeling the pinch of missing some key players who have been unavailable due to professional commitments.

Group E

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1France4408
2Russia4226
3BIH4226
4Belgium4044

France has always been one of the top contenders in international competitions such as this, so it comes as no surprise that they have managed to remain undefeated. They will have to watch out for Russia, who has also brought some impressive talent to the tournament.

Group F

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Czech Republic4317
2Iceland4226
3Finland4226
4Bulgaria4135

The Czech Republic holds a narrow edge over Iceland and Finland, so this group could be in for a shake-up in its standings should any team falter and slip.

Group G

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Germany4408
2Serbia4317
3Georgia4135
4Austria4044

This group is one of the tougher ones, with both Germany and Serbia vying to claim the pole position. So far, after four games Germany has managed to claim the upper hand. Serbia will need to string a few wins in order to threaten for the group’s leadership position.

Group H

StandingTeamGames PlayedWinsLossPoints
1Greece4408
2Israel4226
3Estonia4226
4Great Britain4044

Greece has paved a path to its qualification on a road cobbled with some impressive wins. Like Spain, they are one of the countries favored to secure a berth to the 2019 FIBA World Cup.

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