Bulgaria women's national basketball team
The Bulgaria women's national basketball team (Bulgarian: България отбор жени национален по баскетбол) represents Bulgaria in international women's basketball, and is controlled by the Bulgarian Basketball Federation. Their achievements range from winning the 1958 EuroBasket Women's Championship, and the Balkan Championship in 1960. Other successes came with the team finishing as Runners-up at the 1980 Summer Olympics and the 1959 FIBA Women's World Cup. The national team has several members playing their professional basketball careers in the United States WNBA.
|FIBA ranking||41 3 (1 March 2021)|
|FIBA zone||FIBA Europe|
|National federation||Bulgarian Basketball Federation|
|Nickname(s)||лъвиците (The Lionesses)|
|Women's World Cup|
|Medals|| Silver: (1959)|
|Medals|| Gold: (1958)|
Silver: (1960, 1964, 1972, 1983, 1985)
Bronze: (1954, 1962, 1976, 1989)
- "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 1 March 2021. Retrieved 1 March 2021.