1. deild kvenna (basketball)

1. deild kvenna (English: Women's first division) is the second tier basketball competition among clubs in Iceland.

1. deild kvenna
Founded1984; 37 years ago (1984)
First season1984-1985
Country Iceland
ConfederationFIBA Europe
Number of teams11
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toÚrvalsdeild kvenna
Domestic cup(s)Bikarkeppni KKÍ
SupercupMeistarakeppni kvenna
Current championsNjarðvík (5th title)
Most championshipsNjarðvík (5 titles)
CEOHannes S. Jónsson
WebsiteKKÍ.is

HistoryEdit

The league was founded 1984 and until 2005 it was known as 2. deild kvenna (English: Women's second division).

On 13 March 2020, the rest of the 2019–20 season was postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak in Iceland.[1]

FormatEdit

The team with the best record will be crowned 1. deild kvenna champion. The top two teams will then play a best of three playoff for a promotion to the Úrvalsdeild.[2]

TeamsEdit

The current 1. deild kvenna teams for the 2021–22 season are:[3]

Team City, Region Arena Colours Head coach
Ármann Reykjavík Kennaraháskólinn white/red/blue   Karl Guðlaugsson
Aþena-UMFK Reykjavík Vesturgata   Brynjar Karl Sigurðsson
Fjölnir-b Reykjavík Dalhús blue/yellow
Hamar/Þór Þorlákshöfn Hveragerði Frystikistan light blue/white   Hallgrímur Brynjólfsson
ÍR Reykjavík Hertz Hellirinn blue/white   Kristjana Eir Jónsdóttir
KR Reykjavík DHL höllin black/white
Snæfell Stykkishólmur Fjárhúsið red/blue/white
Stjarnan Garðabær Mathús Garðabæjar höllin white/blue
Tindastóll Sauðárkrókur Síkið maroon/white/blue
Vestri Ísafjörður Ísjakinn white/blue/red   Pétur Már Sigurðsson
Þór Akureyri Akureyri Síðuskóli red/white   Daníel Andri Halldórsson

Past winnersEdit

Awards and honorsEdit

Individual awardsEdit

Season Domestic MVP Foreign MVP Young Player of The Year Coach of The Year
2020–21[8]   Jónína Þórdís Karlsdóttir Ármann   Chelsea Nacole Jennings Njarðvík   Hekla Eik Nökkvadóttir Grindavík   Rúnar Ingi Erlingsson Njarðvík
2019–20 None selected after season was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic in Iceland
2018–19[9]   Hrund Skúladóttir Grindavík   Tessondra Williams Tindastóll   Vilborg Jónsdóttir Njarðvík   Jóhann Árni Ólafsson Grindavík
2017–18[10]   Perla Jóhannsdóttir KR   Eygló Kristín Óskarsdóttir KR   Benedikt Guðmundsson KR
2016–17[11]   Sóllilja Bjarnadóttir Breiðablik   Ásta Júlía Grímsdóttir KR   Hildur Sigurðardóttir Breiðablik
2015–16[12]   Guðrún Gróa Þorsteinsdóttir KR   Isabella Ósk Sigurðardóttir Breiðablik   Darri Freyr Atlason KR
2014–15[13]   Bryndís Hanna Hreinsdóttir Stjarnan   Eva Margrét Kristjánsdóttir KFÍ   Sævaldur Bjarnason Stjarnan
...
2009–10[14]   Gréta María Grétarsdóttir Fjölnir   Eggert Maríuson Fjölnir

Domestic All-First teamEdit

Season Domestic First team
Players Teams
2020–21[8] Vilborg Jónsdóttir Njarðvík
Jónína Þórdís Karlsdóttir Ármann
Hekla Eik Nökkvadóttir Grindavík
Aníka Linda Hjálmarsdóttir ÍR
Bergdís Lilja Þorsteinsdóttir Stjarnan
2019–20 Season canceled in March 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak in Iceland
2018–19[9] Kamilla Sól Viktorsdóttir Njarðvík
Hrund Skúladóttir Grindavík
Sylvía Rún Hálfdánardóttir Þór Akureyri
Rut Herner Konráðsdóttir Þór Akureyri
Hulda Ósk Bergsteinsdóttir Fjölnir
2017–18[10] Berglind Karen Ingvarsdóttir Fjölnir
Perla Jóhannsdóttir KR
Hanna Þráinsdóttir ÍR
Heiða Hlín Björnsdóttir Þór Akureyri
Unnur Lára Ásgeirsdóttir Þór Akureyri
2016–17[11] Sóllilja Bjarnadóttir Breiðablik
Telma Lind Ásgeirsdóttir Breiðablik
Unnur Lára Ásgeirsdóttir Þór Akureyri
Rut Herner Konráðsdóttir Þór Akureyri
Isabella Ósk Sigurðardóttir Breiðablik
2015–16[12] Perla Jóhannsdóttir KR
Kristrún Sigurjónsdóttir Skallagrímur
Sólrún Sæmundsdóttir Skallagrímur
Guðrún Gróa Þorsteinsdóttir KR
Fanney Lind Thomas Þór Akureyri
2014–15[13] Bryndís Hanna Hreinsdóttir Stjarnan
Erna Hákonardóttir Njarðvík
Eva Margrét Kristjánsdóttir KFÍ
Bríet Lilja Sigurðardóttir Tindastóll
Eva María Emilsdóttir Stjarnan
2009–10[14] Íris Gunnarsdóttir Skallagrímur
Erna Rún Magnúsdóttir Þór Akureyri
Eva María Emilsdóttir Fjölnir
Gréta María Grétarsdóttir Fjölnir
Salbjörg Sævarsdóttir Laugdælir

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ 25. grein - 1. deild kvenna
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  4. ^ Helgi Hrafn Ólafsson (3 March 2018). "Umfjöllun: KR sigruðu ÍR og tóku á móti deildarmeistaratitlinum". karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  5. ^ "KR í úrvalsdeildina". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 10 April 2018. Retrieved 6 May 2018.
  6. ^ Ólafur Þór Jónsson (2 March 2019). "Fjölnir deildarmeistarar í 1. deild kvenna". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  7. ^ Ingvi Þór Sæmundsson (18 March 2020). "Körfuboltatímabilið blásið af - Engir Íslandsmeistarar". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 March 2020.
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  9. ^ a b Óskar Ófeigur Jónsson (11 May 2019). "Helena og Kristófer valin best annað tímabilið í röð". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 10 May 2019.
  10. ^ a b "Perla besti leikmaður 1. deildar kvenna". karfan.is (in Icelandic). 4 May 2018. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
  11. ^ a b "Lokahóf KKÍ 2017 - Thelma Dís og Jón Arnór valin best". kki.is (in Icelandic). 5 May 2017. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
  12. ^ a b "Helena og Haukur valin best". kki.is (in Icelandic). 6 May 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
  13. ^ a b "Hildur og Pavel leikmenn ársins". kki.is (in Icelandic). 8 May 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
  14. ^ a b "Verðlaunahafar á Lokahófinu". kki.is (in Icelandic). 1 May 2010. Retrieved 19 August 2018.

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