How to Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on FireStick (2023)


FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 is the 19th edition of the men’s international Basketball competition of senior national teams.

FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 is taking place from 25 August to 10 September 2023 and first time in history hosted by multiple nations i.e. Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia.

It has 32 teams in total and it is also the first time that host nations are not qualified for the tournaments. Spain is the defending champions.

You can Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick using streaming services like RTVE, ESPN+, Kayo Sports, and DAZN.

Since some of these services are limited to specific regions and some services broadcast the tournament to selected countries. Therefore, you need to use a VPN to bypass the restriction. ExpressVPN is our #1 choice.

3 Ways to Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick

I have mentioned 3 different methods to watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick. These methods are:

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Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick using Silk Browser

RTVE Play officially broadcasts FIBA World Cup 2023 in Spain which we can watch on its website using a browser.

As the service is free but limited to Spain, it is recommended to install and use ExpressVPN on FireStick and connect to a Spanish server to access the content

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open Firestick Home


Step 2: Select the Find menu


Step 3: Click on the Search option


Step 4: Type Internet Browser and select it from the list


Step 5: Select the Internet icon when the below screen appears


Step 6: Click on Download and wait for the app to install


Step 7: Wait until the download is completed


Step 8: Open the ExpressVPN app and connect to the Spanish server as RTVE Play is limited to Spain only


Step 9: The browser is installed, click Open


Step 10: Open the browser and click on Accept Terms


Step 11: By default, the tab would be open


Step 12: In the search bar type the URL and click Go. Make sure the URL is correct since it is case sensitive


Step 13: This is the RTVE Play website interface


Step 14: Click on Sports Tab


Step 15: Scroll Down, here you can see the upcoming live events. you will see FIBA World Cup when it is live.


Step 16: Click One and enjoy streaming.


Note: Live matches of the FIBA World Cup will be shown according to the Schedule, which is mentioned later in this guide.

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Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on FireStick using Rapid Streamz App

This is a free method to watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick by using Live TV streaming app named Rapid Streamz

It provides 800+ Live TV channels along with Live Sporting events including Boxing, Golf, Rugby, Football, NBA, and many others.

Make sure to use ExpressVPN and connect to Costa Rica server as this app only works with this server.

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Turn ON your FireStick device and Go to FireStick Home


Step 2: Click on the Settings icon 


Step 3: Select the My Fire TV option


Step 4: To enable the Developer Option, click About.


Note: If you have already enabled the Developer Option, then proceed to Step 10

Step 5: Click on the Fire TV Stick option quickly at least 7 times


Step 6: Now you will see this message at the bottom saying "No need, you are already a developer". So stop clicking then


Step 7: Now the Developer Option will appear in the menu so click on it


Step 8: Choose Apps from Unknown Sources to turn it ON


Step 9: Simply click Turn On


Step 10: Now return to the FireStick Home menu by pressing the "Home" icon on the remote and click on Find


Step 11: Now select the Search icon


Step 12: Type Downloader and press search


Step 13: Select the Downloader App icon from the list available in the Amazon Store


Step 14: Tap Get/Download


Step 15: Wait for a while until the installation process is completed


Step 16: Now click Open


Step 17: Select Allow to give access to the downloader app


Step 18: Click OK here


Step 19: This is the Downloader App interface, Choose the Home tab and click Search Bar


Step 20: Now enter this URL and click Go

Note: The referenced link is the official URL of this app/website. FIRESTICKHACKS does not own, operate, or re-sell any app, streaming site, or service and has no affiliation with its developers.


Step 21: Click Download App


Step 22: Wait until the download ends


Step 23: Click Install


Step 24: Click Done


Step 25: If the APK asks for an update installation, Click Install again


Step 26: After completing the installation, click Done


Step 27: Now before you open the app, make sure you are connected to the ExpressVPN Costa Rica server


Step 28: Now open the app and click Continue


Step 29: Select Allow


Step 30: This is the Rapid Streamz interface. navigate the Basketball Tab.


Step 31: Otherwise, navigate Sports TV Tab


Step 32: Navigate ESPN channel and click to stream


Step 33: Enjoy streaming…!


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Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick using Official Service

Here are some official broadcaster services to watch FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 on Firestick. Take a look:

1. ESPN+


ESPN+ is the official streaming service of ESPN Network that is limited to the US Only and is also an Official Broadcaster of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023.

It offers many other sports like Football, Boxing, Formula 1, cricket, baseball, hockey, tennis, golf, and special pay-per-view UFC events at the cost of $9.99/mo

Read more: How to Watch ESPN+ on Firestick

2. Kayo Sports


Kayo Sports is an Australian premium sports streaming service that also broadcast FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 in Australia.

In Addition, it provides more the 50 sports national and international like Rugby, UFC, MMA, Racing, etc at the cost of $25/mo

Read more: How to Watch Kayo Sports on Firestick

Groups of FIBA World Cup 2023 teams

All 32 teams of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 are separated into 8 groups (A to H). Each group has 4 teams, take a look.

Group A

  • Angola
  • Dominica Republic
  • Philippines (H)
  • Italy

Group B

  • South Sudan
  • Serbia
  • China
  • Puerto Rico

Group C

  • United States
  • Jordon
  • Greece
  • New Zealand

Group D

  • Egypt
  • Mexico
  • Montenegro
  • Luthania

Group E

  • Germany
  • Finland
  • Australia
  • Japan (H)

Group F

  • Slovenia
  • Cape Verda
  • Georgia
  • Venezuela

Group G

  • Iran
  • Spain (Champion)
  • Ivory Coast
  • Brazil

Group H

  • Canada
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • France

Schedule of FIBA World Cup 2023

FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 is starting from 25 August 2023 and below is the schedule of FIBA 2023 (Group Phase) according to US time. Take a look.

Matches Dates US Time
Finland vs Australia 08/25 4:00 am
Angola vs Italy 08/25 4:00 am
Mexico vs Montenegro 08/25 4:45 am
Latvia vs Lebanon 08/25 5:15 am
Dominican Republic vs Philippines 08/25 8:00 am
Germany vs Japan 08/25 8:10 am
Egypt vs Lithuania 08/25 8:30 am
Canada vs France 08/25 9:30 am
Cape Verde vs Georgia 08/26 4:00 am
South Sudan vs Puerto Rico 08/26 4:00 am
Jordan vs Greece 08/26 4:45 am
Iran vs Brazil 08/26 5:45 am
Slovenia vs Venezuela 08/26 7:30 am
Serbia vs China 08/26 8:00 am
USA vs New Zealand 08/26 8:40 am
Spain vs Ivory Coast 08/26 9:30 am

Other Sports to Watch on Firestick

Have a look at some of the other Live Sports that you can watch on FireStick:

FAQs – FIBA Basketball World Cup

Who is the defending champion of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2o23?

Spain is the defending champions, that have beaten Argentina in the 2019 final.

How many teams are participating in FIBA World Cup 2023?

FIBA World Cup 2023 is the 2nd FIBA World Cup that features 32 teams for the tournament.

Where is the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 being held?

First time in the history of the FIBA World Cup it will be hosted by 3 nations including Indonesia, the Philippines, and Japan.

Summing Up

FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 is the 19th edition and is starting from 25 August 2023 to 10 September 2023.

It will be hosted by Indonesia, Japan, and the Philippines and Spain is the defending Champion.

You can Watch FIBA Basketball World Cup on Firestick using various streaming services like ESPN+, DAZN, Kayo Sports, and others for which you need a VPN (like ExpressVPN) to bypass their geo-restrictions.

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