1958–59 FIBA European Champions Cup

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FIBA European Champions Cup
1958–59
Tournament information
Sport Basketball
Dates 4 November, 1958–28 June, 1959
Participants 21
Final positions
Champions Soviet Union Rīgas ASK
Tournament statistics
Matches played 33
← 1958

The 1958–59 FIBA European Champions Cup was the second season of the European top-tier level professional basketball club competition FIBA European Champions Cup. It was won by Rīgas ASK for the first time, after they beat Antwerse, in both Finals games (87–67 & 76–70).

First Round[edit | edit source]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Etzella Luxembourg 0-41 Poland Lech Poznań 0-2 0-2
Barreirense Portugal 107-142 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia OKK Beograd 52-72 55-70
Bayern Munich West Germany 4-01 Sweden SK Sundbyberg 2-0 2-0
Spartak ZJŠ Brno Czechoslovakia 176-140 Switzerland Jonction Genève 78-65 78-75
Panellinios Greece 138-128 United Arab Republic Al-Ghezira 69-66 69-62
Metalul Bucarest Romania 158-143 Austria Babenberg Wien 77-70 81-73

1Etzella and Sundbyberg withdrew before the competition due to financial problems.

Second Round[edit | edit source]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Racing France 152-141 Finland Pantterit 80-67 72-74
Budapest Honvéd Hungary 136-150 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia OKK Beograd 66-79 70-71
Rīgas ASK Soviet Union 165-132 Poland Lech Poznań 84-64 81-68
Panellinios Greece 142-145 Bulgaria Academic Sofia 72-70 70-75
Antwerpse B.C. Belgium 145-136 Romania Metalul Bucarest 69-64 76-72
Spartak ZJŠ Brno Czechoslovakia 138-147 Italy Simmenthal Milano 78-77 60-70
Maccabi Tel-Aviv Israel 153-133 West Germany Bayern Munich 81-63 72-70

Quarters-finals[edit | edit source]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
OKK Beograd Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 153-140 France Racing 79-73 74-67
Academic Sofia Bulgaria 157-160 Italy Simmenthal Milano 82-80 75-80
Real Madrid Spain 2 Soviet Union Rīgas ASK
Maccabi Tel-Aviv Israel 151-152 Belgium Antwerpse B.C. 77-73 74-79

2Real Madrid withdrew as they were not allowed to travel to the Soviet Union

Semis-finals[edit | edit source]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Simmenthal Milano Italy 137-151 Soviet Union Rīgas ASK 68-73 69-78
Antwerpse B.C. Belgium 159-148 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia OKK Beograd 80-77 79-71

Finals[edit | edit source]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Rīgas ASK Soviet Union 163-137 Belgium Antwerpse B.C. 87-67 76-70

Awards[edit | edit source]

FIBA European Champions Cup Finlas Top Scorer:

External Links[edit | edit source]

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