Chinese mens basketball team first participated in the mens basketball world championship in 1978, and then attended the world championships in 1982, 1986, 1990 and 1994. In 1997, China lost to Korea and only won the third place, but failed to win the 1998 World Basketball championship. After that, Chinese team competed in three World Championships in 2002, 2006 and 2010. In the first Mens Basketball World Cup after its renaming in 2014, China did not qualify for the competition. In addition to the current mens basketball World Cup, China has made its ninth trip.
After Wang Shipeng killed Slovenia, he embraced and celebrated
Best record: 4 wins in 1986
In the previous World Championships of the Mens Basketball World Cup, Chinas best record was the top 8 in 1994. At that time, the Chinese mens basketball team defeated Brazil and Spain in the group matches, and successfully qualified for the top 8. Coach Jiang Xingquan and the main players such as Hu Weidong, Sun Jun and Zheng Wu are respected as the 94 Golden Generation.
In addition, in the 1986 World Mens Basketball Championship, although China won only the ninth place, it won four victories, which were the highest in all previous competitions. It defeated Puerto Rico, Czech Republic, Cuba and Greece respectively, and lost by only one point to the Federal Republic of Germany. This World Championship has 24 teams participating, and the mens basketball teams record of winning the ninth is also considered to be the highest gold content.
Its hard to forget that Zhang Weiping won the second Wang Shipengs miraculous killing.
When China first participated in the mens basketball world championship in 1978, Zhang Weiping, the teams main power forward, shined with stars despite their average record. He scored 177 points in the tournament, averaging 25.3 points per game, ranking second in the scoring list. Height 1.93 meters, he is skilled in technical movements, solid footsteps inside the line, known as magician under the basket.
In the 2006 World Mens Basketball Championship, the Chinese team gathered three super interior lines, Yao Ming, Wang Zhizhi and Yi Jianlian for the first time, but faced the danger of losing the group match after losing to Puerto Rico. In the final battle against Slovenia, a strong European team, the Chinese team ran from the back to the front from Wang Shipeng, scored a three-point whistle in the race, and won the opponent by one point. It was magical that the Chinese team was qualified for the teams exit.
Chinas team has participated in all previous mens basketball world championships:
The eighth session in 1978, 2-5, 11th (Philippines-Manila)
Coach: Qian Chenghai
Team members: Zhang Weiping, Wang Deli, Liu Jizeng, Chen Kai, Wang Zhongming, Wang Zongxing, He Juhua, Kuang Lubin, Zhang Mingshu, Huang Banjie, Mu Tiezhu, Xing Weining
Group tournament: 97-154 Brazil 104-107 Puerto Rico 95-125 Italy
Rerun: 102-90 Korea 95-118 Czechoslovakia 79-89 Senegal 115-112 Dominica