1930 South American Basketball Championship

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Tournament details
Host nation Uruguay
Dates December 6-14
Teams 4
Venues(in 1 host city)
Champions  Uruguay (1st title)
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The South American Basketball Championship 1930, the first South American Basketball Championship, was the first major international basketball tournament and the earliest competition recognized by the International Basketball Federation, which would be founded two years later. It was held in Montevideo, Uruguay and won by the host nation.

Final rankings[edit]

  1.  Uruguay
  2.  Argentina
  3.  Brazil
  4.  Chile

Results[edit]

Each team played the other three teams twice apiece, for a total of six games played by each team.

Rank Team W L PF PA Diff
1  Uruguay 6 0 225 88 +137
2  Argentina 4 2 151 128 +23
3  Brazil 2 4 89 148 -59
4  Chile 0 6 92 193 -101
Uruguay  26–19  Argentina
Uruguay  33–11  Brazil
Uruguay  45–14  Chile
Argentina  33–18  Chile
Argentina  18–11  Brazil
Brazil  19–13  Chile
Argentina  16–36  Uruguay
Brazil  15–39  Uruguay
Chile  20–34  Argentina
Chile  13–46  Uruguay
Brazil  17–31  Argentina
Chile  14–16  Brazil

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