Here are the pots for the Draw of Spain2014 which will determine the four Preliminary Round groups of 2014 FIBA WorldCup World Cup which will take place in Spain from 30 August to 14 September 2014.
The 24 teams have been classified on the basis of the FIBA Ranking Men as well as geographical principles with teams from the same continent being evenly distributed in six teams pots. Teams will be picked from these pots and placed into the four Preliminary Round groups – A, B, C and D.
Pot 1: This pot consists of the top four teams in FIBA’s Men Ranking (#1 USA; #2 Spain; #3 Argentina; #4 Lithuania).
Pot 2: Angola, Egypt, Senegal and Finland.
Pot 3: Iran, Korea, Philippines and New Zealand.
Pot 4: Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine.
Pot 5: Brazil, Dominican Republic, Mexico and Puerto Rico.
Pot 6: Australia, France, Greece and Turkey.
Spain will be in Group A while USA will be in Group C. Argentina and Lithuania will be drawn into either Group B or Group D.