Jordan Falcons comes in 35th place in FIBA rankings

(Photo: International Basketball Federation)

AMMAN — The first national basketball team, the Jordan Falcons, advanced in three categories in the new ranking issued by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), on Monday.اضافة اعلان

The Falcons ranked 35th globally, sixth in Asia, and second in the Arab world.

These advancements are attributed to the Falcons placing in fourth place in the last Asia Cup, and its victory over India (80–64), and its loss to New Zealand (72–100) in the fourth window of the Asian qualifiers for the 2023 World Cup.

The Falcons’ best ranking from FIBA to date was in 2011 after coming second place in the Asia Cup, ranking them 28th in the world and fourth in Asia, and second in the Arab world.

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