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1971 FIBA World Championship for Women

The 1971 FIBA World Championship for Women was hosted by the Brazil from 1971. The Soviet Union won the tournament, defeating Brazil 88-69 in the final.

Contents

VenuesEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Czechoslovakia 3 3 0 258 131 +127 6
  Japan 3 2 1 256 142 +114 5
  Australia 3 1 2 174 206 −32 4
  Madagascar 3 0 3 122 331 −209 3
15 May
Czechoslovakia   120–39   Madagascar
15 May
Australia   50–77   Japan
16 May
Czechoslovakia   74–34   Australia
16 May
Madagascar   28–121   Japan
17 May
Madagascar   55–90   Australia
17 May
Czechoslovakia   64–58   Japan

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  South Korea 3 3 0 243 138 +105 6
  France 3 2 1 199 162 +37 5
  United States 3 1 2 177 190 −13 4
  Ecuador 3 0 3 122 251 −129 3
15 May
United States   50–86   South Korea
15 May
France   80–49   Ecuador
16 May
South Korea   95–37   Ecuador
16 May
France   68–51   United States
17 May
Ecuador   36–76   United States
17 May
South Korea   62–51   France

Group CEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Soviet Union 3 3 0 244 103 +141 6
  Cuba 3 2 1 160 164 −4 5
  Canada 3 1 2 154 206 −52 4
  Argentina 3 0 3 107 192 −85 3
15 May
Canada   50–59   Cuba
15 May
Argentina   16–74   Soviet Union
16 May
Cuba   58–38   Argentina
16 May
Soviet Union   94–44   Canada
17 May
Argentina   53–60   Canada
17 May
Soviet Union   76–43   Cuba

Classification roundEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  United States 5 5 0 357 280 +77 10
  Australia 5 4 1 320 249 +71 9
  Canada 5 3 2 353 317 +36 8
  Argentina 5 2 3 327 326 +1 7
  Ecuador 5 1 4 320 343 −23 6
  Madagascar 5 0 5 248 410 −162 5
21 May
Canada   102–52   Madagascar
21 May
Australia   72–62   Argentina
22 May
United States   70–56   Ecuador
22 May
Australia   76–37   Madagascar
23 May
Ecuador   69–76   Canada
23 May
Madagascar   51–68   Argentina
23 May
United States   60–49   Australia
24 May
Canada   67–61   Argentina
24 May
Ecuador   42–68   Australia
24 May
Madagascar   44–73   United States
26 May
Australia   55–48   Canada
26 May
Argentina   71–74   United States
26 May
Ecuador   91–64   Madagascar
27 May
Argentina   65–62   Ecuador
27 May
Canada   60–80   United States

Final roundEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Soviet Union 6 6 0 521 334 +187 12
  Czechoslovakia 6 4 2 418 386 +32 10
  Brazil 6 4 2 372 399 −27 10
  South Korea 6 3 3 414 412 +2 9
  Japan 6 2 4 365 419 −54 8
  France 6 1 5 336 410 −74 7
  Cuba 6 1 5 349 415 −66 7
19 May
Japan   53–55   Czechoslovakia
19 May
Soviet Union   89–67   South Korea
20 May
Soviet Union   94–46   Japan
20 May
Brazil   55–51   France
21 May
Cuba   54–80   Czechoslovakia
21 May
France   47–72   South Korea
22 May
France   67–68   Japan
22 May
Brazil   70–63   South Korea
22 May
Cuba   51–88   Soviet Union
24 May
Czechoslovakia   69–88   Soviet Union
24 May
Brazil   77–76   Japan
25 May
Cuba   60–61   France
25 May
South Korea   73–63   Japan
26 May
Czechoslovakia   75–58   France
27 May
South Korea   65–72   Cuba
27 May
Brazil   59–68   Czechoslovakia
28 May
Soviet Union   80–52   France
28 May
South Korea   74–71   Czechoslovakia
29 May
Japan   59–53   Cuba
29 May
Brazil   49–82   Soviet Union

Final standingsEdit

# Team
  1   Soviet Union
  2   Czechoslovakia
  3   Brazil
4   South Korea
5   Japan
6   France
7   Cuba
8   United States
9   Australia
10   Canada
11   Argentina
12   Ecuador
13   Madagascar

AwardsEdit

 1971 World Championship Winner 
 
Soviet Union
Fourth title

ReferencesEdit