1986 FIBA World Championship for Women

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1986 FIBA World Championship
for Women
10th FIBA World Championship for Women
Tournament details
Host nation Soviet Union
Dates August 8 – August 17
Teams 12
Venues (in 3 host cities)
Champions  United States (4th title)
Tournament leaders
Players Teams
Points Cuba Borrell (26.7)  United States (91.0)
Official website
1986 FIBA World Championship for Women
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1986 USSR stamp.

The 1986 FIBA World Championship for Women was hosted by the Soviet Union from August 8-17, 1986. The USA won the tournament, defeating the Soviet Union 108-88 in the final.

Venues[edit]

Squads[edit]

Preliminary Round[edit]

Group A[edit]

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1  Soviet Union 5 5 0 450 360 +90 10 Advance to Final Four Round
2  Canada 5 4 1 343 326 +17 9
3  Cuba 5 3 2 397 358 +39 8 Eliminated
4  Bulgaria 5 2 3 361 373 −12 7
5  South Korea 5 1 4 279 371 −92 6
6  Brazil 5 0 5 389 341 +48 5
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source: Standings

Group B[edit]

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1  United States 5 5 0 447 300 +147 10 Advance to Final Four Round
2  Czechoslovakia 5 4 1 358 334 +24 9
3  China 5 3 2 408 344 +64 8 Eliminated
4  Hungary 5 2 3 343 380 −37 7
5  Australia 5 1 4 297 342 −45 6
6  Chinese Taipei 5 0 5 269 422 −153 5
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source: Standings

Final four[edit]

Semifinals Final
  Canada   59  
  United States  88  
 
      United States   108
    Soviet Union  88
Third place
  Soviet Union   78   Canada   64
  Czechoslovakia  67     Czechoslovakia  59

Bronze medal game[edit]

July 22
19:00
Canada  64–59  Czechoslovakia
Scoring by half: 33-31, 31-28
Pts: Smith 19 Pts: Kotikova 14

Final[edit]

August 17
19:00
United States  108–88  Soviet Union
Scoring by half: 56-43, 52-45
Pts: Miller 23 Pts: Iakovleva 29

Final standings[edit]

# Team
Med 1.png 1  United States
Med 2.png 2  Soviet Union
Med 3.png 3  Canada
4  Czechoslovakia
5  China
6  Cuba
7  Bulgaria
8  Hungary
9  Australia
10  South Korea
11  Brazil
12  Chinese Taipei


Awards[edit]

 1986 World Championship Winner 

United States
Fourth title

References[edit]

External Links[edit]