Samiksha Jaiswal

2015 FIBA Under 19 World Championship for Women

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Host nation  Russia
Venues  2 (in 2 host cities)
Dates  18–26 July
MVP  A'ja Wilson
2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women
Teams  16 (from 5 federations)
Champions  United States (7th title)

The 2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women was hosted by Russia from 18 to 26 July 2015.

Contents

The United States won their seventh title by defeating Russia 78–70 in the final.

Venues

  • Sports Palace Olympiskyi, Chekhov
  • Vidnoye Sports Centre, Vidnoye
  • Qualified teams

    (*) Japan qualified for the tournament but was suspended by FIBA. A third Asian team had to be named to take Japan's place. The draw took place with the third Asian team's identity yet to be named. On 23 March 2015, Chinese Taipei, fourth-place finisher at the Asia Championship, was confirmed by FIBA to be Japan's replacement.

    Preliminary round

    The draw for the tournament was held on 12 March 2015 at the House of Basketball in Mies, Switzerland.

    All times are local (UTC+3).

    Bracket

    5–8th place bracket
    9–16th place bracket
    13–16th place bracket

    All times are local (UTC+3).

    Awards

    All-Tournament Team
  • A'ja Wilson
  • Napheesa Collier
  • Maria Vadeeva
  • Daria Kolosovskaia
  • Alanna Smith
  • References

    2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women Wikipedia


    Similar Topics
    The Other Side of the Mountain
    Krzysztof Majchrzak
    Otoniel Carranza
    Topics