Fifteen countries have made their application for 4 FIBA wild card to participate in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup to be held in Spain from 30 August – 14 September 2014.
Following countries have filed applications for the wild card:
- FIBA Africa (1) – Nigeria
- FIBA Americas (3) – Brazil, Canada and Venezuela
- FIBA Asia (2) – China and Qatar
- FIBA Europe (9) – Bosnia and Herzegovina, Finland, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Poland, Russia and Turkey
FIBA will make the decision in its Central Board meeting on the weekend of 1 -2 February 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. The draw for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup will then take place the following day, Monday, 3 February 2014.