1993 FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women

The 1993 FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women (Korean: 1993 FIBA 19 세 이하 세계 여자 선수권 대회) took place in South Korea from 1 to 8 August 1993. It was co-organised by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and Korea Basketball Association, the Korean national federation.

1993 FIBA Under-19 Women's Basketball World Cup
Tournament details
Host nationSouth Korea
DatesAugust 1 – August 8
Teams12 
(from 5 federations)
Champions Australia
(1st title)
MVPAustralia Michelle Brogan
1989
1997 >

Twelve national teams competed for the championship. Australia came away with the Gold medal by defeating Russia 72-54 in the final.[1]

Competing nationsEdit

Except Korea, which automatically qualified as the host nation, the 11 remaining countries qualified through their continents’ qualifying tournaments:

Final standingsEdit

# Team W-L
    Australia 7-0
    Russia 5-2
    Poland 5-2
4   South Korea 4-3
5   Brazil 5-2
6   France 3-4
7   United States 5-2
8   Japan 2-5
9   Bulgaria 3-4
10   Zaire 1-6
11   China 2-5
12   Chinese Taipei 0-7

AwardsEdit

 1993 FIBA Women's World Junior Championship Winner 
 
Australia
First title


Most Valuable Player
  Michelle Brogan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FIBA Archive. 1993 World Championship for Junior Women. Event Standings. Retrieved 2014-01-08

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