Basketball World Cup: The teams that have already qualified

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Seven teams (Russia, Japan, Iran, Jordan, Philippines, Serbia and Cote d’Ivoire) advanced to the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup on Sunday (24/02).

29 national teams have already secured their spot at the first-ever 32-team World Cup, which will take place in China from August 31-September 15.

The last three places – two from the Americas and 1 from Europe – will be decided on Monday (25/02), which will be the very last day of the Qualifiers.

More specifically, five teams (Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Latvia, Montenegro) will fight for the remaining three places.

Here are the teams that have secured their ticket to China:

Tournament hosts: China
Africa (5 of 5): Angola, Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Senegal, Tunisia
Americas (5 of 7): Argentina, Brazil, Canada, USA, Venezuela
Asia (7 of 7): Australia, Iran, Japan, Jordan, Korea, New Zealand, Philippines
Europe (11 of 12): Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Turkey