U.S Lose FIBA Rankings’ Top Spot To Spain, After 12 Years

U.S Lose FIBA Rankings’ Top Spot To Spain, After 12 Years %Post Title

U.S Lose FIBA Rankings’ Top Spot To Spain, After 12 Years %Post Title

The united statesmen’s basketball staff have been knocked off the highest of the Worldwide Basketball Federation (FIBA) world rankings for the primary time in over 12 years, with Spain taking on.

Spain, who’ve loved success lately together with profitable the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 and FIBA EuroBasket 2022, lead the November 2022 desk forward of the U.S.

“It’s not precisely a brand new title and it in all probability can’t be maintained for too lengthy, nevertheless it’s one thing so distinctive, prestigious and historic that I really feel tremendously happy with everybody who…has contributed to it,” Spain coach Sergio Scariolo tweeted.

Spain high the rankings with 758.6 factors adopted by the U.S. with 757.5 factors. Australia are third with 740.3 factors.

The U.S. staff had led the rankings since 2010.

Nigeria’s D’Tigers stay nineteenth on the world rankings with 460.1 factors and primary amongst African groups. (Reuters/NAN)

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