After dethroning Spain on going to Finals in EuroBasket, France gained their championship trophy for the first time. They beat Lithuania 80-66 to win the EuroBasket crown. They will be joining the host country, Spain, the 2012 Olympic gold medalist team, USA, FIBA Asia teams and FIBA Americas teams for the FIBA 2014 World Cup of Basketball.

Here are the list of countries that will participate in 2014 FIBA World Cup: 1. Spain - Host 2. USA - 2012 Olympic champion 3. Iran - FIBA Asia champion 4. Philippines - FIBA Asia 2nd place 5. Korea - FIBA Asia 3rd place 6. Australia - FIBA Oceania champion 7. New Zealand - FIBA Oceania 2nd place 8. Angola - FIBA Africa champion 9. Egypt - FIBA Africa 2nd place 10. Senegal - FIBA Africa 3rd place 11. Argentina - FIBA Americas top four 12. Dominican Republic - FIBA Americas top four 13. Mexico - FIBA Americas top four 14. Puerto Rico - FIBA Americas top four 15. France - Eurobasket champion 16. Lithuania - Eurobasket second place 17. Croatia - Eurobasket 4th place 18. Slovenia - Eurobasket 5th place 19. Ukraine - Eurobasket 6th place 20. Serbia - Eurobasket 7th place 21. Wildcard 22. Wildcard 23. Wildcard 24. Wildcard

The top four finishers in the wildcard phase slated at Buenos Aires, Argentina on Nov. 23-24 will complete the 24-nation cast of the FIBA Basketball World Cup.

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