Argentina women's national basketball team

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 Argentina
FIBA ranking 15 Decrease 1
FIBA zone FIBA Americas
National federation Argentine Basketball Federation
Nickname(s) Las Gigantes[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances None
Women's World Cup
Appearances 8
Medals None
FIBA Americas Championship for Women
Appearances 13
Medals Silver medal america.svg Silver: 2009, 2011
Bronze medal america.svg Bronze: 2001, 2015
Pan American Games
Appearances 4
Medals None
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

The Argentina women's national basketball team is the women's basketball side that represents Argentina in international competitions. Nicknamed "Las Gigantes" ("The Giantesses"), it is administered by the Confederación Argentina de Basquetbol.[2]

Roster[edit]

Roster for the 2016 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women (June 2016)

Argentina Women's National Basketball Team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age Ht. Club
F 4 Rosset, Macarena 25 – (1991-02-23)23 February 1991 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) Bonfiglioli Ferrara Italy
C 5 Santana, Ornella 25 – (1990-09-17)17 September 1990 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Deportivo Berazategui Argentina
PF 6 Llorente, Victoria 20 – (1996-06-05)5 June 1996 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Gernika Bizkaia Spain
F 7 Cabrera, Diana 22 – (1993-08-07)7 August 1993 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Union Florida Argentina
SF 8 Boquete, Andrea 25 – (1990-09-24)24 September 1990 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Deportivo Berazategui Argentina
C 9 Fiorotto, Celia 24 – (1992-06-02)2 June 1992 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Santa Maria Ecuador
PF 10 Burani, Agostina 24 – (1991-10-04)4 October 1991 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) Atletico Lanus Argentina
PG 11 Gretter, Melissa 23 – (1993-01-24)24 January 1993 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) Corinthians/Americana Brazil
G 12 Pavon, Sandra 31 – (1985-06-01)1 June 1985 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) Velez Sarsfield Argentina
SF 13 Gonzalez, Debora 26 – (1990-01-10)10 January 1990 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Passalacqua Italy
C 17 Vega, Gisela 34 – (1982-03-14)14 March 1982 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Gernika Bizkaia Spain
F 21 Thomas, Sthefany 27 – (1989-05-04)4 May 1989 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Uruguay Unemi Ecuador
Head coach
Assistant coaches
  • Carlos Osvaldo Gomez
  • Sebastian Alfredo Silva


Competition results[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CABB
  2. ^ FIBA National Federations – Argentina, fiba.com, accessed 19 March 2016.

External links[edit]