FIBA World Championship for Women 2014

Monday, June 30, 2014 - 17:00
The 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women, the 17th edition of FIBA’s premier tournament for women's national basketball teams, will be held in Ankara and ıstanbul, Turkey from 27 September to 5 October 2014. Besides Turkey as the hosting team, 15 teams will compete for the gold medal : USA, Angola, Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Czech Republic, China, France, Spain, Japan, Canada, Korea, Cuba, Mozambique and Serbia. Turkey, as a prominent host for international basketball competitions for both men and women, has hosted or been awarded the right to host all major international basketball competitions for the last 12 years including the 2010 FIBA Men’s World Championship, 2012 Euroleague Women’s Final 8, 2012 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final 4, 2005 Women’s EuroBasket, and 2001 Men’s EuroBasket. The groups phase and the qualification games for the quarter finals will be played in Ankara and Istanbul from September 27th until October. Istanbul will host the finals from October 3rd until October 5th.