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1983 FIBA World Championship for Women

The 1983 FIBA World Championship for Women was hosted by Brazil from July 24 – August 6, 1983. The Soviet Union won the tournament, defeating the USA 84-82 in the final.

1983 FIBA World Championship
for Women
9th FIBA World Championship for Women
Tournament details
Host nationBrazil
DatesJuly 24 – August 6
Teams14
Venues
(in 4 host cities)
Champions Soviet Union
(6th title)
Official website
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Contents

VenuesEdit

Participating NationsEdit

Group A Group B Group C Semifinal round

  Bulgaria
  Cuba
  South Korea
  Peru

  Australia
  Japan
  Poland
  Yugoslavia

  Canada
  China
  Soviet Union
  Zaire

  Brazil – host
  United States

SquadsEdit

Final standingsEdit

# Team
  1   Soviet Union
  2   United States
  3   China
4   South Korea
5   Brazil
6   Bulgaria
7   Poland
8   Yugoslavia
9   Canada
10   Cuba
11   Australia
12   Japan
13   Peru
14   Zaire

AwardsEdit

 1983 World Championship Winner 
 
Soviet Union
Sixth title

ReferencesEdit