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2018 FIBA Under-18 Women's African Championship

The 2018 FIBA Under-18 Women's African Championship was the 15th edition, played under the rules of FIBA, the world governing body for basketball, and the FIBA Africa thereof. The tournament was hosted by Mozambique from August 10 to 19, 2018 in Maputo.

2018 FIBA Africa U-18 Championship 
for Women
15th FIBA Africa Under-18 Championship for Women
Tournament details
Host nation Mozambique
DatesAugust 10–19
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions Mali
(7th title)
MVPMali Assetou Sissoko
Tournament leaders
PlayersTeams
Points Mali Assetou Sissoko 22.0  Mali 99.8
Rebounds Democratic Republic of the Congo Grace Basiki 14.2  Mali 59.0
Assists Mali Awa Haidara 3.7  Mali 20.7
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Contents

Hosts SelectionEdit

On 23 March 2018, FIBA Africa Central Board announced that Maputo, Mozambique as the host city for the tournament.[1]

QualificationEdit

Event Date Location Vacancies Qualified
2018 AfroBasket U18 Women Preliminaries Zone 1 Unknown[2]   Unknown 1   Tunisia
2018 AfroBasket U18 Women Preliminaries Zone 2 Cancelled[notes 1] NA 1   Mali
2018 AfroBasket U18 Women Preliminaries Zone 3 Unknown[4]   Unknown 1 NA
2018 AfroBasket U18 Women Preliminaries Zone 4 Unknown[5] Unknown 1 NA
2018 AfroBasket U18 Women Preliminaries Zone 5 17–22 June 2018[notes 2]   Dar es Salaam 1+1+1   Rwanda
  Egypt
  Uganda[7]
2018 AfroBasket U18 Preliminaries Zone 6 Unknown[notes 3]   Unknown 1+1   Mozambique
  Angola
2018 AfroBasket U18 Preliminaries Zone 7 Unknown[9] Unknown 1   Madagascar
Total 8

Qualified teamsEdit

as of 24 July 2018:

Preliminary roundEdit

The draw was held in Maputo, Mozambique on 9 August 2018.[10]

All times are local (UTC+2).

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
1   Mozambique (H) 3 3 0 171 123 +48 6
2   Rwanda 3 2 1 149 122 +27 5
3   Egypt 3 1 2 138 134 +4 4
4   Cape Verde 3 0 3 95 174 −79 3
Source: FIBA Africa
(H) Host.
10 August 2018
15:45
Rwanda   46–37   Egypt
Scoring by quarter: 16–7, 4–6, 12–12, 14–12
10 August 2018
18:00
Cape Verde   32–61   Mozambique
Scoring by quarter: 5–18, 9–13, 4–13, 14–17
12 August 2018
15:45
Egypt   56–31   Cape Verde
Scoring by quarter: 14–10, 12–3, 19–14, 11–4
12 August 2018
18:00
Mozambique   53–46   Rwanda
Scoring by quarter: 13–1, 4–18, 10–18, 26–9
14 August 2018
15:45
Cape Verde   32–57   Rwanda
Scoring by quarter: 6–22, 11–11, 4–12, 11–12
14 August 2018
18:00
Mozambique   57–45   Egypt
Scoring by quarter: 16–11, 18–16, 11–9, 12–9

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
1   Mali 3 3 0 311 116 +195 6
2   Angola 3 2 1 163 136 +27 5
3   DR Congo 3 1 2 108 197 −89 4
4   Uganda 3 0 3 110 243 −133 3
Source: FIBA Africa
11 August 2018
15:45
Uganda   29–63   Angola
Scoring by quarter: 7–21, 3–0, 12–29, 7–13
11 August 2018
18:00
DR Congo   33–99   Mali
Scoring by quarter: 7–15, 8–27, 7–33, 11–24
13 August 2018
15:45
Mali   132–39   Uganda
Scoring by quarter: 31–4, 33–6, 27–12, 41–17
13 August 2018
18:00
Angola   56–27   DR Congo
Scoring by quarter: 13–7, 19–6, 13–7, 11–7
15 August 2018
15:45
DR Congo   48–42   Uganda
Scoring by quarter: 7–15, 14–14, 11–11, 16–2
15 August 2018
18:00
Mali   80–44   Angola
Scoring by quarter: 16–13, 28–12, 16–9, 20–10

Final roundEdit

BracketEdit

  Fifth place (19 August) 5–8th place semifinals (18 August) Quarterfinals (17 August) Semifinals (18 August) Final (19 August)
                                               
     A1    Uganda  31  
     B4    Mozambique  86  
   A1    Uganda  43        B4    Mozambique  53  
   A3    Egypt  69        B2    Angola  49  
   A3    Egypt  38
     B2    Angola  54  
   A3    Egypt  43        B4    Mozambique  33
   A2    Cape Verde  38        B3    Mali  86
     A2    Cape Verde  21  
       B3    Mali  78  
 A2    Cape Verde  61        B3    Mali  124
  Seventh place (19 August)      A4    DR Congo  56        B1    Rwanda  27     Bronze medal match (19 August)
   A1    Uganda  38    A4    DR Congo  44    B2    Angola  59
   A4    DR Congo  48      B1    Rwanda  49      B1    Rwanda  46

QuarterfinalsEdit

17 August
12:15
Cape Verde   21–78   Mali
Scoring by quarter: 5–14, 4–11, 5–25, 7–28
17 August
14:30
DR Congo   44–49   Rwanda
Scoring by quarter: 11–15, 10–9, 9–9, 14–16
17 August
16:45
Egypt   38–54   Angola
Scoring by quarter: 7–13, 9–17, 10–14, 12–10
17 August
19:00
Uganda   31–86   Mozambique
Scoring by quarter: 14–24, 5–21, 4–19, 8–22

5–8th place semifinalsEdit

18 August
12:15
Cape Verde   61–56 (2OT)   DR Congo
Scoring by quarter: 8–8, 13–12, 13–7, 13–20Overtime: 6–6, 8–3
18 August
14:30
Uganda   43–69   Egypt
Scoring by quarter: 4–18, 16–17, 6–23, 17–11

SemifinalsEdit

18 August
16:45
Mali   124–27   Rwanda
Scoring by quarter: 25–9, 33–2, 41–6, 25–10
18 August
19:00
Mozambique   53–49   Angola
Scoring by quarter: 12–15, 11–6, 22–16, 8–12

Seventh place matchEdit

19 August
12:15
Uganda   38–48   DR Congo
Scoring by quarter: 7–15, 13–9, 10–11, 8–13

Fifth place matchEdit

19 August
14:30
Egypt   43–38   Cape Verde
Scoring by quarter: 9–7, 13–9, 12–8, 9–14

Bronze medal matchEdit

19 August
16:45
Angola   59–46   Rwanda
Scoring by quarter: 18–12, 12–13, 15–10, 14–11

FinalEdit

19 August
19:00
Mozambique   33–86   Mali
Scoring by quarter: 7–22, 11–28, 5–19, 10–17

AwardsEdit

 2018 FIBA Under-18 Women's African Championship Winner 
 
Mali
Seventh title
Most Valuable Player
  Assetou Sissoko

All-Tournament TeamEdit

Final standingsEdit

Qualified for the 2019 FIBA U19 Women's Basketball World Cup