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The FIBA Africa Women's Championship is the women's basketball continental championship of Africa, played biennially under the auspices of the Fédération Internationale de Basketball, the basketball sport governing body, and the African zone thereof. The tournament also serves to qualify teams for participation in the quadrennial FIBA World Championship for Women and the Olympic basketball tournament.

AfroBasket Women
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2019 Women's Afrobasket
SportBasketball
Founded1966
No. of teams12
CountryFIBA Africa member nations
ContinentFIBA Africa
Most recent
champion(s)
 Nigeria (4th title)
Most titles Senegal (11 titles)

ResultsEdit

SummariesEdit

Year Hosts Gold medal game Bronze medal game
Gold Score Silver Bronze Score Fourth Place
1966
Details
  Guinea  
United Arab Republic
n/a  
Guinea
 
Central African Republic
n/a  
Senegal
1968
Details
  UAR  
United Arab Republic
n/a  
Senegal
 
Mali
n/a  
Algeria
1970
Details
  Togo  
Madagascar
44–36  
United Arab Republic
 
Senegal
50–27  
Mali
1974
Details
  Tunisia  
Senegal
47–44  
Tunisia
 
Egypt
56–34  
Togo
1977
Details
  Senegal  
Senegal
88–56  
Egypt
 
Togo
70–35  
Ivory Coast
1979
Details
  Somalia  
Senegal
n/a  
Somalia
 
Ghana
n/a
1981
Details
  Senegal  
Senegal
83–73  
Zaire
 
Angola
83–71  
Mali
1983
Details
  Angola  
Zaire
n/a  
Senegal
 
Cameroon
n/a  
Mozambique
1984
Details
  Senegal  
Senegal
2–0
w/o
 
Zaire
 
Cameroon
83–70  
Mali
1986
Details
  Mozambique  
Zaire
n/a  
Mozambique
 
Angola
n/a  
Cameroon
1990
Details
  Tunisia  
Senegal
70–68  
Zaire
 
Mozambique
86–75  
Tunisia
1993
Details
  Senegal  
Senegal
89–43  
Kenya
 
Mozambique
63–57  
Zaire
1994
Details
  South Africa  
Zaire
68–48  
Senegal
 
Angola
53–29  
Mozambique
1997
Details
  Kenya  
Senegal
73–59  
DR Congo
 
Nigeria
90–62  
Kenya
2000
Details
  Tunisia  
Senegal
71–63  
Tunisia
 
DR Congo
80–79  
Morocco
2003
Details [1]
  Mozambique  
Nigeria
69–63  
Mozambique
 
Senegal
61–47  
Angola
2005
Details [2]
  Nigeria  
Nigeria
64–57  
Senegal
 
Mozambique
59–51  
DR Congo
2007
Details [3]
  Senegal  
Mali
63–56  
Senegal
 
Angola
73–58  
Mozambique
2009
Details [4]
  Madagascar  
Senegal
72–57  
Mali
 
Angola
76–57  
Ivory Coast
2011
Details
  Mali  
Angola
62–54  
Senegal
 
Mali
71–62  
Nigeria
2013
Details [5]
  Mozambique  
Angola
64–61 (OT)  
Mozambique
 
Senegal
56–53  
Cameroon
2015
Details
  Cameroon  
Senegal
81–66  
Cameroon
 
Nigeria
65–55  
Angola
2017
Details
  Mali  
Nigeria
65–48  
Senegal
 
Mali
75–52  
Mozambique
2019
Details
  Senegal  
Nigeria
60–55  
Senegal
 
Mali
66–54  
Mozambique
^n/a A round-robin tournament determined the final standings.
^w/o Withdrew.

Performances by nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Senegal118322
2  Nigeria4026
3  DR Congo3418
4  Egypt2215
5  Angola2057
6  Mali1146
7  Madagascar1001
8  Mozambique0336
9  Tunisia0202
10  Cameroon0123
11  Guinea0101
  Kenya0101
  Somalia0101
14  Central African Republic0011
  Ghana0011
  Togo0011
Totals (16 nations)24242472

Tournament awardsEdit

Participating nationsEdit

Nation  
1966
 
1968
 
1970
 
1974
 
1977
 
1979
 
1981
 
1983
 
1984
 
1986
 
1990
 
1993
 
1994
 
1997
 
2000
 
2003
 
2005
 
2007
 
2009
 
2011
 
2013
 
2015
 
2017
 
2019
Years
  Algeria 4 9 8 8 8 10 11 11 8
  Angola   6 7   5 6   5 5 4 6         4 6 5 18
  Cameroon     4 7 8 6 7 6 4   8 10 12
  Cape Verde 7 9 9 9 4
  Central African Republic   6 9 12 4
  Congo 7 9 2
  DR Congo           4       7 4 7 7 9 6 15
  Egypt           6 7 7 8 8 7 7 12
  Gabon 9 7 2
  Ghana 6   12 3
  Guinea   5 7 8 8 11 9 10 8
  Ivory Coast 4 5 5 6 5 5 8 8 4 8 7 5 8 13
  Kenya 5   4 12 10 11 6
  Madagascar   10 8 3
  Mali   4 8 7 4 4 7 6 9 5 5       5 5     18
  Morocco 4 1
  Mauritius 12 1
  Mozambique 4 5       4 6     4 6 5   6 4 4 16
  Niger 10 8 2
  Nigeria 5 7       5 5 4 6       12
  Rwanda 9 9 2
  Senegal 4                                             23
  Somalia 5   2
  South Africa 8 6 9 11 12 5
  Tanzania 8 1
  Togo 6 4   10 4
  Tunisia   5 6 4   6 11 10 10 11 12 11
  Uganda 9 10 2
  Zimbabwe 7 12 2
# Teams 4 6 7 9 9 3 8 6 8 5 8 9 8 9 10 10 10 12 12 12 12 12 12 12

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2003 African Championship for Women". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
  2. ^ "2005 FIBA Africa Championship for Women Final Round". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
  3. ^ "2007 FIBA Africa Championship for Women Final Round". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
  4. ^ "2009 FIBA Africa Championship for Women". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
  5. ^ "2013 FIBA Africa Championship for Women". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.

External linksEdit