Brazil women's national basketball team

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Brazil Brazil Brasil
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FIBA ranking 7 Steady
FIBA zone FIBA Americas
National federation Brazilian Basketball Confederation
Coach Luiz Augusto Zanon
Olympic Games
Appearances 6
Medals Silver medal with cup.svg Silver: 1996
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 2000
World Championships for Women
Appearances 16
Medals Gold medal with cup.svg Gold: 1994
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 1971
FIBA Americas Championship
Appearances 8
Medals Gold medal with cup.svg Gold: 1997, 2001, 2003, 2009, 2011
Silver medal with cup.svg Silver: 1989, 1993, 1999, 2005
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 2007, 2013
Pan American Games
Appearances 14
Medals Gold medal america.svg Gold: 1967, 1971, 1991
Silver medal america.svg Silver: 1959, 1963, 1987, 2007
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 1955, 1983, 2003, 2011
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
Light
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Dark jersey
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Team colours
Dark

Brazil women's national basketball team is the official women's basketball team for Brazil. They won the 1994 FIBA World Championship for Women in Australia.

Achievements[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

FIBA World Championship[edit]

Year Championship Result
1953 Chile Chile 4th[1]
1957 Brazil Brazil 4th[2]
1959 Soviet Union USSR Did not qualify[3]
1964 Peru Peru 5th[4]
1967 Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 8th[5]
1971 Brazil Brazil  Bronze[6]
1975 Colombia Colombia 6th[7]
1979 South Korea Seoul 12th[8]
1983 Brazil Brazil 5th[9]
1986 Soviet Union Soviet Union 11th[10]
1990 Malaysia Malaysia 10th[11]
1994 Australia Australia  Gold[12]
1998 Germany Germany 4th[13]
2002 China China 7th[14]
2006 Brazil Brazil 4th[15]
2010 Czech Republic Czech Republic 9th[16]
2014 Turkey Turkey 11th

FIBA Americas Championship[edit]

Pan American Games[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Squad for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women.


Brazil women's national basketball team - 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
G 4 Pinto, Adriana Moisés 35 – (1978-12-06)6 December 1978 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) América Basquete Brazil
G 5 Costa, Débora 23 – (1991-08-12)12 August 1991 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in) São José Brazil
F 6 Coelho, Joice 21 – (1993-04-01)1 April 1993 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) São José Brazil
G 7 Teixeira, Patrícia 23 – (1990-09-28)28 September 1990 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) São José Brazil
G 8 Paixão, Tainá 22 – (1991-11-29)29 November 1991 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) América Basquete Brazil
G 9 de Paula, Jaqueline 28 – (1986-02-17)17 February 1986 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Santo André Brazil
F 10 Pacheco, Tatiane 23 – (1990-10-16)16 October 1990 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) América Basquete Brazil
F 11 dos Santos, Clarissa 26 – (1988-03-10)10 March 1988 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) ADCF Unimed Brazil
F 12 Dantas, Damiris 21 – (1992-11-17)17 November 1992 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Minnesota Lynx United States
C 13 Colhado, Nádia 25 – (1989-02-25)25 February 1989 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Atlanta Dream United States
C 14 de Souza, Érika 32 – (1982-03-09)9 March 1982 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Atlanta Dream United States
F 15 Ramona, Isabela 20 – (1994-01-23)23 January 1994 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) São José Brazil
Head coach
Assistant coaches
  • Cristiano Cedra

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 27 September 2014

Notable players[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ FIBA Archive. 1953 World Championship for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
  2. ^ FIBA Archive. 1957 World Championship for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-14.
  3. ^ FIBA Archive. 1959 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-14.
  4. ^ FIBA Archive. 1964 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-14.
  5. ^ FIBA Archive. 1967 World Championship for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
  6. ^ FIBA Archive. 1971 World Championship for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
  7. ^ FIBA Archive. 1975 World Championship for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
  8. ^ FIBA Archive. 1979 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
  9. ^ FIBA Archive. 1983 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
  10. ^ FIBA Archive. 1986 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
  11. ^ FIBA Archive. 1990 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
  12. ^ FIBA Archive. 1994 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
  13. ^ FIBA Archive. 1998 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
  14. ^ FIBA Archive. 2002 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
  15. ^ FIBA Archive. 2006 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
  16. ^ FIBA Archive. 2010 World Championship: Tournament for Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2012-08-13.

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