Croatia women's national basketball team

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Croatia (Hrvatska)
Croatia
FIBA ranking 21 Increase10
Joined FIBA 1993
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation Croatian Basketball Federation
Coach Croatia Stipe Bralić
Olympic Games
Appearances 1
Medals None
EuroBasket Women
Appearances 6
Medals None

The Croatia women's national basketball team is the representative for Croatia in international women's basketball competitions and it is organized and run by the Croatian Basketball Federation (Hrvatski košarkaški savez).

Results[edit]

Prior to 1992 Croatia women's national basketball team competed as a part of Yugoslavia women's national basketball team.

Competitions Croatia women's national basketball team has never qualified for or competed at:

Olympics[edit]

Year Round Position
1992–2008 Did not qualify
United Kingdom 2012 Preliminary Round 10th
Brazil 2016 Qualification in progress
Japan 2020

Eurobasket[edit]

Year Round Position
Italy 1993 Did not qualify
Czech Republic 1995 Quarterfinal 8th
Hungary 1997 Did not qualify
Poland 1999 Quarterfinal 8th
France 2001 Did not qualify
Greece 2003
Turkey 2005
Italy 2007 Preliminary Round 13th
Latvia 2009 Did not qualify
Poland 2011 Quarterfinal 5th
France 2013 Main Round 11th
HungaryRomania 2015 Qualified

Mediterranean Games[edit]

Croatia is the most successful women's basketball team at the Mediterranean Games.

Year Round Position
France 1993 Did not compete
Italy 1997 Final 1
Tunisia 2001 Final 1
Spain 2005 Final 2
Italy 2009 Semifinal 3
Spain 2017 TBD

Under-21 World Championship[edit]

Year Round Position
Croatia 2003 Semifinal 4th
Russia 2007 Did not qualify

The FIBA Under-21 World Championship for Women is no longer held.

European Under-20 Championship[edit]

Year Round Position
Slovakia 2000 Quarterfinal 6th
Croatia 2002 Quarterfinal 6th
France 2004 Quarterfinal 8th
Czech Republic 2005 Quarterfinal 5th
2006–2013 Did not qualify

European Under-18 Championship[edit]

Year Round Position W L PF PA PD
Bulgaria 1994 Did not qualify
Slovakia 1996
Turkey 1998 Quarterfinal 8th 3 5 486 514 -28
Poland 2000 Did not qualify
Slovenia 2002 Quarterfinal 8th 3 5 540 545 -5
Slovakia 2004 Did not qualify
Hungary 2005 Preliminary Round 15th 3 5 528 529 -1
Spain 2006 Did not qualify
Serbia 2007
Slovakia 2008 Preliminary Round 16th 0 6 306 425 -119
Sweden 2009 Did not qualify
Slovakia 2010
Romania 2011
Romania 2012 Quarterfinal 7th 5 4 556 515 +41
Croatia 2013 Second Round 13th 3 6 481 556 -75

European Under-16 Championship[edit]

Year Round Position
Poland 1995 Did not qualify
Hungary 1997 Quarterfinal 6th
Romania 1999 Preliminary Round 9th
Bulgaria 2001 Semifinal 3
Turkey 2003 Quarterfinal 8th
Italy 2004 Qualifying Round 9th
Poland 2005 Qualifying Round 10th
Slovakia 2006 Preliminary Round 16th
Latvia 2007 Did not qualify
Poland 2008
Italy 2009
Greece 2010 Final 2
Italy 2011 Preliminary Round 14th
Hungary 2012 Qualifying Round 9th
Bulgaria 2013 Quarterfinal 8th

Current roster[edit]

The roster for the EuroBasket Women 2013.

Croatia women's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
SG 4 Ivezić, Jelena 29 – (1984-03-17)17 March 1984 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Ceyhan Belediyespor Turkey
PG 5 Jelavić, Anđa 32 – (1980-09-21)21 September 1980 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) Samsun B.K. Turkey
PG 6 Mišura, Antonija 25 – (1988-05-19)19 May 1988 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) ŽKK Jolly JBS Croatia
PF 7 Benić, Kristina 25 – (1988-06-04)4 June 1988 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) ŽKK Jolly JBS Croatia
SG 8 Salopek, Emanuela 26 – (1987-04-18)18 April 1987 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) ŽKK Gospić Croatia
C 9 Vrsaljko, Marija 23 – (1989-08-08)8 August 1989 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) CB Avenida Spain
PG 10 Ciglar, Iva 27 – (1985-12-12)12 December 1985 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) Perpignan Basket France
SF 11 Lelas, Ana 30 – (1983-04-02)2 April 1983 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Basket Lattes France
C 12 Slišković, Iva 28 – (1984-09-04)4 September 1984 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) BK 04 AC LB Spisska Nova Ves Slovakia
SG 13 Vrdoljak, Matea 27 – (1985-11-19)19 November 1985 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) ŽKK Novi Zagreb Croatia
C 14 Ivanković, Luca 25 – (1987-09-26)26 September 1987 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) ŽKK Jolly JBS Croatia
SF 15 Bosilj, Monika 27 – (1985-12-23)23 December 1985 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) ŽKK Gospić Croatia
Head coach

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 15 June 2013

Notable players[edit]

References[edit]