India women's national basketball team

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India India भारत
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FIBA ranking 39 Increase2
Joined FIBA 1936
FIBA zone FIBA Asia
National federation Basketball Federation of India
Coach Francisco Garcia
Nickname(s) Young Cagers, Sleeping Giants
Olympic Games
Appearances None
Medals None
World Championships for Women
Appearances None
Medals None
Asian Championship
Appearances 15
Medals None
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

India women's national basketball team is a national women's national basketball team, from India.

Current roster[edit]

India women's national basketball team - 2014 Asian Games roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
PG 4 Singh, Akanksha 25 – (1989-09-07)September 7, 1989 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) Delhi India
C 5 Rajaganapathi, Rajapriyadharshini 20 – (1994-01-03)January 3, 1994 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) Railways India
G/F 6 Sidhu, Raspreet 25 – (1989-07-18)July 18, 1989 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) Delhi India
PF 7 Radhakrishnan, Smruthi (C) 22 – (1992-04-15)April 15, 1992 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Railways India
PG 8 Akula, Kavita 18 – (1996-01-10)January 10, 1996 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) India
C 9 Nixon, Stephy 22 – (1992-06-06)June 6, 1992 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) Kerala India
PF 12 Skaria, Jeena 20 – (1994-01-09)January 9, 1994 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Kerala India
G 13 Kumari, Kavita 22 – (1992-06-03)June 3, 1992 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Chhattisgarh India
SF 14 Singh, Prashanti 30 – (1984-05-05)May 5, 1984 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Delhi India
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on September 19, 2014

Past rosters[edit]

2007 FIBA Asia Championship for Women[edit]

The following is the Indian women squad that participated in the 2007 FIBA Asia Championship for Women in Korea.[1]

Jersey number Position Name Year of birth Height (cm) State
4 FORWARD Divya Singh 1982 174 Delhi
5 CENTER Kiranjit Kaur 1988 182 Punjab
6 CENTER Geethu Anna Jose 1985 185 Railways
7 GUARD Anitha Pauldurai 1985 170 Railways
8 GUARD Manisha Kaprekar 1979 170 Railways
9 GUARD Akanksha Singh 1989 168 Delhi
10 FORWARD Rashmi Channegowda 1986 176 Maharashtra
11 GUARD Anju Lakra 1983 164 Railways
12 GUARD Bharti Netam 1986 165 Chhattisgarh
13 FORWARD Raspreet Sidhu 1989 168 Delhi
14 GUARD Prashanti Singh 1984 173 Delhi
15 FORWARD Seema Singh 1983 176 Railways

Coaching staff

2009 FIBA Asia Championship for Women[edit]

Jersey number Position Name Year of birth Height (cm) State
4 FORWARD Akanksha Singh 1989 174 Delhi
5 CENTER Kiranjit Kaur 1988 182 Punjab
6 CENTER Geethu Anna Jose 1985 185 Railways
7 GUARD Varun Bahl 1985 170 Slums
8 GUARD Pratima Singh 1990 173 Delhi
9 GUARD Sonika olhyan 1989 168 Delhi
10 FORWARD Kritika Laxman 1990 175 Karnatka
11 GUARD Anju Lakra 1983 164 Railways
12 GUARD Harjeet Kaur 1986 186 Delhi
13 FORWARD Raspreet Sidhu 1989 168 Delhi
14 GUARD Prashanti Singh 1984 173 Delhi
15 FORWARD Shiba Maggon 1976 173 Delhi

Coaching Staff

  • India Jay Prakash Singh - Head Coach women team 2009

2009 Asian Indoor Games[edit]

The Indian women's squad for 2009 Asian Indoor Games.[2][3]

Jersey number Position Name Year of birth Height (cm) State
GUARD Anitha Pauldurai 1985 170 Railways
CENTER Geethu Anna Jose 1985 185 Railways
GUARD Prashanti Singh 1984 173 Delhi
FORWARD Raspreet Sidhu 1989 168 Delhi

Coaching staff

2011 FIBA Asia Championship for Women[edit]

Jersey number Position Name Year of birth Height (cm) State
4 FORWARD Akanksha Singh 1982 168 Delhi
5 CENTER Kiranjit Kaur 1988 182 Punjab
6 CENTER Geethu Anna Jose 1985 185 Railways
7 GUARD Anitha Pauldurai 1985 170 Railways
8 GUARD Pushpa 1989 173 Railways
9 GUARD Sonika olhyan 1989 168 Delhi
10 FORWARD Kritika Laxman 1990 175 Karnatka
11 FORWARD Smriti 1991 175 Railways
12 FORWARD Shireen layme 1996 175 Maharastra
13 FORWARD Raspreet Sidhu 1989 168 Delhi
14 GUARD Prashanti Singh 1984 173 Delhi
15 FORWARD Kokila 1990 168 Tamil Nadu

Coaching Staff

  • India Pete Guadet - Head Coach women team 2011
  • Abdul Hamid Khan - Asstt. Coach
  • Trainer - Zack

References[edit]