Spain is once again consolidated as the first power in Europe and second in the World in the official FIBA ??men’s ranking, updated after the days of the second Window of the qualifying phase for the 2023 World Cup played in February.

Although the Men’s National Team could only play one of the two scheduled matches against Ukraine, their victory in Córdoba (88-74) keeps them in second position in the World ranking, only surpassed by the United States, from which they are separated by less than 40 points, for below the difference between both teams after the dispute of the Olympic Games. behind the United States and Spain are Australia, France and Slovenia.

Regarding the European ranking, Spain remains in first position, increasing its advantage over the second classified. In the previous update, the advantage over Slovenia was 47.8 points; in the latter, it surpasses France by 50.6 points.
The next appointments of the Men’s National Teams will be the qualification windows for the 2023 World Cup (June-July and August), the Asia Cup (July 12-24), the Eurobasket (September 1-8) and the AmeriCup (September 2-11).

FIBA Men’s World Ranking

1. UNITED STATES (763.4)
2. SPAIN (724.0)
3. Australia (691.9)
4. France (673.4)
5. Slovenia (671.2)
6. Serbia (664.8)
7. Argentina (654.1)
8. Lithuania (651.4)
9. Greece (650.9)
10. Italy (645.1)

FIBA European Men’s Ranking

1. SPAIN (724.0)
2. France (673.4)
3. Slovenia (671.2)
4. Serbia (664.8)
5. Lithuania (651.4)
6. Greece (650.9)
7. Italy (645.1)
8. Germany (603.9)
9. Czech Republic (577.3)
10. Poland (560.6)