Eurobasket 2005 winners Greece will be the favourites to win Group A where they'll meet FYR of Macedonia, Israel and Croatia.
The top three teams from each group will qualify for the next round where they'll meet top three teams from the other group. Group A teams will meet opponents from Group B while Group C teams will face teams from Group D.
|Group A (Poznan)||Group B (Gdansk)||Group C (Warsaw)||Group D (Wroclaw)|
|FYR of Macedonia||Russia||Great Britain||Poland|
|Group A||Group B|
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||France|