The draw divided the 16 participating nations of the tournament into four groups of four.
Here’s the complete groupings:
Group A: Jordan, Chinese Taipei, Saudi Arabia, Philippines
Group B: Japan, Qatar, Lebanon, Hong Kong
Group C: China, South Korea, Iran, SEABA2*
Group D: Kazakhstan, India, Bahrain, SEABA1*
*Those who will represent SEABA 1 and SEABA 2 are going to determined by the 10th SEABA Championship to be played in Medan, Indonesia from June 20-23, 2013.
The top three teams from each group will advance to the Second Round in the following manner.
Second Round Groupings
Group E: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, B3
Group F: C1, C2, C3, D1, D2, D3
The top four from each group in the Second Round will advance to the knockout quarterfinal stage.
QUARTERFINALS: QF1: F2 v E3. QF2: F4 v E1. QF3: E2 v F3. QF4: E4 v F1.
SEMIFINALS: SF1: Winner QF1 Vs. Winner QF2; SF2: Winner QF3 Vs. Winner QF4
MEDAL GAMES: Gold: Winner SF1 Vs. Winner SF2; Bronze: LoserSF1 Vs. Loser SF2.
The top three finishers of the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship will qualify for the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain.
Source || manila2013.fibaasia.net