Angola women's national basketball team

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Angola
Angola
FIBA ranking 20
Joined FIBA 1979
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation FAB Portuguese: Federação Angolana de Basquetebol
Coach Aníbal Moreira
Olympic Games
Appearances 1, (2012)
Medals None
World Championships for Women
Appearances None
Medals None
FIBA Africa Championship for Women
Appearances 14
Medals Gold medal africa.svg (2) 2011, 2013
Bronze medal africa.svg (5) 1981, 1986, 1994, 2007, 2009

Angola women's national basketball team is the basketball team which represents Angolan women internationally. In 2011 FIBA Africa Championship for Women They won their first Continantal African title and they qualified for the first time to 2012 Summer Olympics. They have yet to make an appearance in the FIBA World Championship for Women.

FIBA Africa Championship for Women 2007[edit]

The squad traveled to Senegal for the FIBA Africa Championship for Women 2007 in September 2007. It went 4–1 in the first round of the competition, losing only to the Democratic Republic of the Congo once they had clinched advancement to the next round. In the round of single elimination, Angola beat Côte d'Ivoire 44–42, before losing to eventual champion Mali by 9. In the third place game, Angola beat Mozambique by 15 to clinch a spot in the qualifying tournament for the 2008 Summer Olympics.

FIBA Africa Championship for Women 2011[edit]

Angola won its first African title at the 2011 FIBA Africa Championship for Women in Bamako, Mali. It finished with a 7–1 record with Small forward Nacissela Maurício being named the tournament's MVP. Moreover, Power forward Sónia Guadalupe was named to the All-Tournament team. With this win, Angola secured a spot at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Current roster [1][edit]

Angola women's national basketball team - 2013 FIBA Africa Championship roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
PG 4 Catarina Camufal 33 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) Interclube
SF 5 Clarisse Mpaka 29 – (1984-02-25)25 February 1984 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) Interclube
PG 6 Felizarda Jorge 28 – (1985-02-23)23 February 1985 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Primeiro de Agosto
F/C 7 Whitney Miguel 21 – (1991-09-30)30 September 1991 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Léon Trégor B29
G 8 Fineza Eusébio 23 – (1990-07-18)18 July 1990 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Primeiro de Agosto
F 9 Madalena Felix 24 – (1989-09-20)20 September 1989 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Primeiro de Agosto
PF 10 Sónia Guadalupe 28 – (1985-09-15)15 September 1985 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Primeiro de Agosto
C 11 Luísa Tomás 30 – (1983-03-24)24 March 1983 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Primeiro de Agosto
SG 12 Astrida Vicente 34 – (1978-10-06)6 October 1978 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Interclube
SF 13 Nacissela Maurício (C) 33 – (1980-06-02)2 June 1980 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto
PF 14 Nadir Manuel 26 – (1986-11-30)30 November 1986 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Interclube
SF 15 Nguendula Filipe 31 – (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Interclube
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club

Head coach position[edit]

World Championship record[edit]

Africa Championship record[edit]

Past rosters [2][3][4][5][6][7][edit]

Angola women's national basketball team - 2012 Summer Olympics roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PG 4 Catarina Camufal 32 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Interclube Angola
F 5 Ana Gonçalves 19 – (1993-02-14)14 February 1993 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Interclube Benguela Angola
PG 6 Felizarda Jorge 27 – (1985-02-23)23 February 1985 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 7 Ângela Cardoso 32 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
G 8 Fineza Eusébio 22 – (1990-07-18)18 July 1990 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
F 9 Madalena Felix 22 – (1989-09-20)20 September 1989 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 10 Sónia Guadalupe 26 – (1985-09-15)15 September 1985 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Interclube Angola
C 11 Luísa Tomás 29 – (1983-03-24)24 March 1983 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Interclube Angola
SG 12 Astrida Vicente 33 – (1978-10-06)6 October 1978 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Interclube Angola
SF 13 Nacissela Maurício (C) 32 – (1980-06-02)2 June 1980 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 14 Nadir Manuel 25 – (1986-11-30)30 November 1986 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Interclube Angola
SF 15 Nguendula Filipe 30 – (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Interclube Angola
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club
Angola women's national basketball team - 2011 FIBA Africa Championship - Gold Medal roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PG 4 Catarina Camufal 31 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Interclube Angola
F 5 Luzia Simão 18 – (1993-02-14)14 February 1993 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Interclube Angola
PG 6 Felizarda Jorge 26 – (1985-02-23)23 February 1985 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 7 Ângela Cardoso 31 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
G 8 Fineza Eusébio 21 – (1990-07-18)18 July 1990 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
F 9 Cristina Matiquite 19 – (1992-03-12)12 March 1992 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 10 Sónia Guadalupe 26 – (1985-09-15)15 September 1985 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Interclube Angola
C 11 Luísa Tomás 28 – (1983-03-24)24 March 1983 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Interclube Angola
SG 12 Astrida Vicente 32 – (1978-10-06)6 October 1978 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Interclube Angola
SF 13 Nacissela Maurício (C) 31 – (1980-06-02)2 June 1980 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 14 Nadir Manuel 24 – (1986-11-30)30 November 1986 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Interclube Angola
SF 15 Nguendula Filipe 29 – (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Interclube Angola
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club
Angola women's national basketball team - 2009 FIBA Africa Championship - Bronze Medal roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PG 4 Catarina Camufal 29 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Interclube Angola
F 5 Nguendula Filipe 27 – (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Interclube Angola
PG 6 Domitila Ventura 30 – (1978-11-28)28 November 1978 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 7 Felizarda Jorge 24 – (1985-02-23)23 February 1985 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Desportivo Maculusso Angola
G 8 Isabel Francisco 29 – (1980-07-21)21 July 1980 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
F 9 Sónia Guadalupe 24 – (1985-09-15)15 September 1985 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 10 Irene Guerreiro 39 – (1970-09-10)10 September 1970 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Interclube Angola
C 11 Luísa Tomás 26 – (1983-03-24)24 March 1983 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SG 12 Astrida Vicente 31 – (1978-10-06)6 October 1978 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 13 Nacissela Maurício (C) 29 – (1980-06-02)2 June 1980 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 14 Ernestina Neto 29 – (1979-11-06)6 November 1979 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 15 Nadir Manuel 22 – (1986-11-30)30 November 1986 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Interclube Angola
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club
Angola women's national basketball team - 2007 FIBA Africa Championship - Bronze Medal roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
PG 4 Maria Afonso (C) 39 – (1968-02-09)9 February 1968 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
F 5 Jacqueline Francisco 29 – (1978-03-16)16 March 1978 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PG 6 Domitila Ventura 28 – (1978-11-28)28 November 1978 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 7 Ângela Cardoso 28 – (1979-04-09)9 April 1979 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
G 8 Catarina Camufal 27 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Interclube Angola
F 9 Sónia Guadalupe 22 – (1985-09-15)15 September 1985 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 10 Irene Guerreiro 37 – (1970-09-10)10 September 1970 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Interclube Angola
C 11 Indira José 22 – (1985-03-01)1 March 1985 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Interclube Angola
SG 12 Astrida Vicente 28 – (1978-10-06)6 October 1978 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 13 Nguendula Filipe 25 – (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Interclube Angola
PF 14 Ernestina Neto 27 – (1979-11-06)6 November 1979 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 15 Nacissela Maurício 27 – (1980-06-02)2 June 1980 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club
Angola women's national basketball team - 2005 FIBA Africa Championship - 6th place roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
G 4 Catarina Camufal 25 – (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Interclube Angola
5 Luísa Miguel 30 – (1975-06-13)13 June 1975 Angola
PG 6 Domitila Ventura 27 – (1978-11-28)28 November 1978 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 7 Ângela Cardoso 26 – (1979-04-09)9 April 1979 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
8 Isabel Francisco 25 – (1980-07-21)21 July 1980 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
9 Bárbara Guimarães 25 – (1980-09-14)14 September 1980 Primeiro de Agosto Angola
PF 10 Irene Guerreiro 35 – (1970-09-10)10 September 1970 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Interclube Angola
C 11 Luísa Tomás 22 – (1983-03-24)24 March 1983 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Angola
SG 12 Astrida Vicente 27 – (1978-10-06)6 October 1978 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
13 Fátima Quinzele 28 – (1977-03-02)2 March 1977 Angola
PF 14 Ernestina Neto 26 – (1979-11-06)6 November 1979 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Primeiro de Agosto Angola
SF 15 Nguendula Filipe 23 – (1982-05-20)20 May 1982 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Interclube Angola
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club
Angola women's national basketball team - 1988 Pre-Olympic Basketball Tournament roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
4 Maria Barbosa 20 – (1968-02-09)9 February 1968
5 Rosa Francisco 19 – (1969-01-20)20 January 1969
6 Elisa Francisco 22 – (1966-03-19)19 March 1966
7 Antónia Cruz
8 Georgina Abraão 19 – (1969-05-07)7 May 1969
9 Fátima Cambende 17 – (1970-12-26)26 December 1970
10 Vanda Fernandes 19 – (1969-04-26)26 April 1969
11 Licínia Velho 16 – (1971-11-01)1 November 1971
12 Etelvina Santana 22 – (1965-09-28)28 September 1965
13 Tumba Mayassi 25 – (1963-05-27)27 May 1963
14 Telma Gourgel 18 – (1969-07-19)19 July 1969
15 Ludovina Ténis 23 – (1964-12-12)12 December 1964
Head coach
Assistant coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club

See also[edit]

References[edit]