FIBA U18 Women's European Championship

FIBA U18 Women's European Championship is a basketball competition inaugurated in 1965. The current champions are Italy.

FIBA U18 Women's European Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2021 FIBA U18 Women's European Championship
SportBasketball
Founded1965
Divisions3
No. of teams16 (division A)
ContinentEurope (FIBA Europe)
Most recent
champion(s)
 Italy (3rd title)
Most titles Soviet Union (11 titles)
Related
competitions
FIBA Europe U-20
FIBA Europe U-16
Official websitefiba.basketball/europe/u18women

Division AEdit

ResultsEdit

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game
Gold Score Silver Bronze Score Fourth place
1965   Bulgaria
(Kyustendil, Lom, Botevgrad, Sofia)
 
Soviet Union
Round-robin group  
Yugoslavia
 
Czechoslovakia
Round-robin group  
Poland
1967   Italy
(Nuoro, Sassari & Cagliari)
 
Soviet Union
Round-robin group  
Czechoslovakia
 
Yugoslavia
Round-robin group  
Bulgaria
1969   West Germany
(Köln, Lünen, Essen, Hohenlimburg, Hagen)
 
Soviet Union
Round-robin group  
Bulgaria
 
Yugoslavia
Round-robin group  
Poland
1971   Yugoslavia
(Bačka Topola & Subotica)
 
Soviet Union
76–52  
Czechoslovakia
 
Bulgaria
62–52  
Italy
1973   Italy
(San Remo & Loano)
 
Soviet Union
68–47  
Yugoslavia
 
Italy
50–48  
Bulgaria
1975   Spain
(Vigo)
 
Czechoslovakia
53–48  
Poland
 
Soviet Union
80–57  
Bulgaria
1977   Bulgaria
(Haskovo & Dimitrovgrad)
 
Soviet Union
96–53  
Poland
 
Czechoslovakia
61–50  
Yugoslavia
1979   Italy
(Capo d'Orlando, P. Armerina, Catania, Palermo, Messina)
 
Soviet Union
Round-robin group  
Hungary
 
Czechoslovakia
Round-robin group  
Yugoslavia
1981   Hungary
(Eger & Kecskemét)
 
Soviet Union
74–61  
France
 
Bulgaria
90–59  
Hungary
1983   Italy
(Pescara, & Vasto)
 
Czechoslovakia
90–80  
Soviet Union
 
Italy
66–46  
Yugoslavia
1984   Spain
(Toledo)
 
Yugoslavia
67–61  
Soviet Union
 
Czechoslovakia
68–61  
Spain
1986   Italy
(Perugia, Gualdo Tadino)
 
Soviet Union
71–70  
Yugoslavia
 
Italy
62–56  
Poland
1988   Bulgaria
(Veliko & Trnovo)
 
Soviet Union
73–56  
Czechoslovakia
 
Yugoslavia
82–58  
Bulgaria
1990   Spain
(Alcalá de Henares)
 
Soviet Union
79–76  
Spain
 
Romania
67–65  
Czechoslovakia
1992   Greece
(Kalamata, Tripoli & Patras)
 
CIS
86–60  
Bulgaria
 
Poland
67–62  
France
1994   Bulgaria
(Veliko Tarnovo)
 
Italy
74–68  
Spain
 
Hungary
63–56  
Russia
1996   Slovakia
(Žilina)
 
Russia
69–59  
Slovakia
 
Czech Republic
66–50  
Spain
1998   Turkey
(Eskişehir, Kütahya & Bursa)
 
Spain
78–52  
Slovakia
 
Russia
79–72  
Czech Republic
2000   Poland
(Cetniewo)
 
Russia
64–51  
Czech Republic
 
Poland
75–44  
Lithuania
2002   Slovenia
(Škofja Loka)
 
Russia
60–56  
France
 
Czech Republic
83–56  
Slovakia
2004   Slovakia
(Bratislava)
 
Russia
77–59  
Spain
 
Hungary
73–63  
Serbia and Montenegro
2005   Hungary
(Budapest)
 
Serbia and Montenegro
66–52  
Spain
 
France
77–66  
Czech Republic
2006   Spain
(Tenerife)
 
Spain
78–74  
Serbia and Montenegro
 
Sweden
62–57  
Czech Republic
2007   Serbia
(Novi Sad)
 
Serbia
72–48  
Spain
 
Russia
71–65  
Poland
2008   Slovakia
(Nitra)
 
Lithuania
63–57  
Russia
 
Czech Republic
70–61  
France
2009   Sweden
(Södertälje)
 
Spain
64–54  
France
 
Sweden
67–54  
Czech Republic
2010   Slovakia
(Poprad)
 
Italy
66–61  
Spain
 
France
63–44  
Slovenia
2011   Romania
(Oradea)
 
Belgium
77–49  
France
 
Spain
85–69  
Sweden
2012   Romania
(Bucharest)
 
France
65–61  
Russia
 
Serbia
59–46  
Netherlands
2013   Croatia
(Vukovar, Vinkovci)
 
Spain
60–46  
France
 
Serbia
57–56  
Netherlands
2014   Portugal
(Matosinhos)
 
Russia
57–53  
France
 
Spain
74–69  
Serbia
2015   Slovenia
(Celje)
 
Spain
76–60  
France
 
Russia
71–52  
Italy
2016   Hungary
(Sopron)
 
France
74–44  
Spain
 
Russia
65–58  
Latvia
2017   Hungary
(Sopron)
 
Belgium
55–53  
Serbia
 
France
55–48  
Czech Republic
2018   Italy
(Udine)
 
Germany
67–54  
Spain
 
Hungary
58–56  
Latvia
2019   Bosnia and Herzegovina
(Sarajevo)
 
Italy
70–62  
Hungary
 
France
77–45  
Russia
2020   Greece
(Heraklion)
Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Greece
2021   Greece
(Heraklion)
Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Europe[1]

Medal tableEdit

  • Defunct states in italics
As of 2019.[2]
RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union112114
2  Spain58215
3  Russia52411
4  Italy3036
5  France27413
6  Czechoslovakia2349
7  Belgium2002
8  Yugoslavia1337
9  Serbia1124
10  Serbia and Montenegro1102
11  CIS1001
  Germany1001
  Lithuania1001
14  Hungary0235
15  Bulgaria0224
  Poland0224
17  Slovakia0202
18  Czech Republic0134
19  Sweden0022
20  Romania0011
Totals (20 nations)363636108

Participation detailsEdit

Nation  
1965
 
1967
 
1969
 
1971
 
1973
 
1975
 
1977
 
1979
 
1981
 
1983
 
1984
 
1986
 
1988
 
1990
 
1992
  Austria 12th
  Belgium 12th 9th 12th 12th 12th 7th
  Bulgaria 5th 4th 2nd 3rd 4th 4th 9th 8th 3rd 5th 6th 4th 8th 2nd
  Czechoslovakia 3rd 2nd 7th 2nd 1st 3rd 3rd 5th 1st 3rd 11th 2nd 4th 6th
  East Germany 9th
  Finland 8th 7th 8th
  France 8th 9th 11th 10th 10th 10th 2nd 7th 11th 6th 9th 7th 4th
  West Germany 11th 11th 11th 10th 11th 10th 10th 8th 12th 10th
  Greece 12th 10th
  Hungary 6th 6th 5th 7th 6th 5th 5th 2nd 4th 6th 8th 9th 11th 9th 7th
  Israel 10th 8th 8th 9th 9th 12th 10th
  Italy 10th 7th 6h 4th 3rd 8th 7th 5th 7th 3rd 5th 3rd 5th 6th 9th
  Netherlands 10th 10th 7th 11th 12th 9th 7th
  Poland 4th 5th 4th 6th 5th 2nd 2nd 9th 11th 11th 12th 4th 8th 11th 3rd
  Romania 7th 8th 9th 6th 6th 5th 3rd 8th
  Scotland 11th
  Soviet Union 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 3rd 1st 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 1st 1st 1st
  CIS 1st
  Spain 8th 6th 11th 9th 8th 4th 12th 6th 2nd 5th
  Sweden 10th 9th 7th 10th 5th 11th
   Switzerland 12th
  Yugoslavia 2nd 3rd 3rd 5th 2nd 7th 4th 4th 6th 4th 1st 2nd 3rd
Nation  
1965
 
1967
 
1969
 
1971
 
1973
 
1975
 
1977
 
1979
 
1981
 
1983
 
1984
 
1986
 
1988
 
1990
 
1992
Nation  
1994
 
1996
 
1998
 
2000
 
2002
 
2004
 
2005
 
2006
 
2007
 
2008
 
2009
 
2010
 
2011
 
2012
 
2013
 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
 
2017
 
2018
 
2019
 
2021
Total
  Belarus 10th 9th 14th 13th 15th 15th 9th Q 8
  Belgium 11th 11th 15th 11th 13th 1st 15th 5th 7th 6th 1st 5th 12th Q 20
  Bosnia and Herzegovina 12th 13th 14th 3
  Bulgaria 8th 11th 11th 8th 12th 8th 13th 12th 16th 23
  Croatia 8th 8th 15th 16th 7th 13th 8th 9th 12th 9th 9th 15th 12
  Czech Republic 10th 3rd 4th 2nd 3rd 4th 4th 6th 3rd 4th 14th 9th 13th 11th 11th 6th 13th 4th 6th 8th Q 21
  Estonia 16th 1
  Finland 11th Q 5
  France 5th 7th 10th 5th 2nd 5th 3rd 6th 7th 4th 2nd 3rd 2nd 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd 1st 3rd 7th 3rd Q 35
  Germany 8th 7th 12th 9th 12th 15th 1st 6th Q 19
  Greece 9th 5th 8th 7th 14th 16th 11th 10th 14th 16th Q 13
  Hungary 3rd 6th 3rd 6th 7th 16th 15th 13th 5th 5th 3rd 2nd Q 28
  Ireland 14th 1
  Israel 9th 12th 14th 11th Q 12
  Italy 1st 11th 7th 9th 16th 8th 14th 10th 1st 10th 8th 6th 7th 4th 7th 10th 10th 1st Q 34
  Latvia 12th 10th 7th 16th 4th 13th 4th 7th Q 9
  Lithuania 10th 4th 7th 5th 10th 1st 6th 6th 16th 13th 10th 9th 14th 13th Q 15
  Netherlands 5th 4th 4th 6th 8th 16th 13
  Poland 12th 6th 3rd 6th 13th 14th 4th 8th 12th 11th 6th 14th 12th 14th 11th 10th Q 32
  Portugal 9th 9th 15th 3
  Romania 7th 12th 15th 12th 16th 13
  Russia 4th 1st 3rd 1st 1st 1st 5th 11th 3rd 2nd 9th 5th 13th 2nd 5th 1st 3rd 3rd 11th 8th 4th Q 22
  Serbia played as   1st 6th 5th 12th 8th 3rd 3rd 4th 11th 11th 2nd 12th 16th 13
  Slovakia 6th 2nd 2nd 12th 4th 11th 8th 13th 9th 7th 14th 9th 14th 9th 14th 15th 16
  Slovenia 10th 4th 11th 12th 12th 10th 5th 10th 7th 16th 9
  Spain 2nd 4th 1st 6th 5th 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 5th 1st 2nd 3rd 5th 1st 3rd 1st 2nd 6th 2nd 5th Q 32
  Sweden 3rd 12th 10th 3rd 8th 4th 10th 8th 16th 8th 15th 17
  Turkey 9th 6th 10th 10th 11th 9th 13th 10th 7th 7th 15th 8th 15th Q 14
  Ukraine 12th 7th 5th 11th 8th 7th 15th 6th 8
Nation  
1994
 
1996
 
1998
 
2000
 
2002
 
2004
 
2005
 
2006
 
2007
 
2008
 
2009
 
2010
 
2011
 
2012
 
2013
 
2014
 
2015
 
2016
 
2017
 
2018
 
2019
 
2021
Total
  Austria playing in lower divisions 1
   Switzerland playing in lower divisions 1
  England 16th   Great Britain[3] 1
  Scotland playing in lower divisions   Great Britain 1
  East Germany defunct, succeeded by Germany 1
  CIS defunct, preceded by Soviet Union 1
  Czechoslovakia defunct, succeeded by Czech Republic and Slovakia 14
  Serbia and MontenegroA 9th 5th 9th 4th 1st 2nd defunct 6
  Soviet Union defunct 14
  Yugoslavia defunct 13
^A As FR Yugoslavia (1992–2003, 3 participations) and as Serbia and Montenegro (2003–2006, 3 participations, 2 medals)

Division BEdit

ResultsEdit

Year Host Promoted to Division A Bronze medal game
Gold Score Silver Bronze * Score Fourth place
2005   Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bihać)  
Belarus
65–46  
Sweden
 
Latvia
53–44  
Estonia
2006   Italy (Chieti)  
Italy
63–59  
Ukraine
 
Croatia
66–51  
Latvia
2007   Romania (Timișoara)  
Croatia
70–59  
Romania
 
Estonia
66–49  
Latvia
2008   Macedonia (Skopje)  
Latvia
96–64  
Belgium
 
Slovenia
80–66  
Greece
2009   Israel (Eilat)  
Hungary
60–47  
Slovenia
 
Germany
79–62  
Israel
2010   Romania (Timișoara)  
Romania
63–61  
Netherlands
 
Greece
52–48  
Belarus
2011   Hungary (Miskolc)  
Croatia
61–49  
Greece
 
Latvia
71–64  
Finland
2012   Macedonia (Strumica)  
Belarus
76–74  
England
 
Portugal
68–57  
Hungary
2013   Hungary (Miskolc)  
Poland
60–55  
Belgium
 
Lithuania
59–56  
Latvia
2014   Romania (Timișoara)  
Hungary
58–52  
Estonia
 
Israel
71–64  
Latvia
2015   Romania (Bucharest)  
Slovakia
49–45  
Latvia
 
Turkey
60–49  
Sweden
2016   Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo)  
Sweden
62–47  
Greece
 
Bosnia and Herzegovina
82–67  
Iceland
2017   Ireland (Dublin)  
Germany
67–43  
Ireland
 
Poland
64–50  
Great Britain
2018   Austria (Oberwart, Güssing, Fürstenfeld)  
Lithuania
86–71  
Belarus
 
Israel
63–51  
Turkey
2019   North Macedonia (Skopje)  
Finland
63–56  
Greece
 
Turkey
65–57  
Sweden
2020   Austria (Oberwart, Güssing, Fürstenfeld) Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Austria
2021   Austria (Oberwart, Güssing) Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Europe[1]
  • Since 2012, the 3rd team in Division B is also promoted to Division A for the next tournament.

Performances by nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Belarus2103
2  Croatia2013
3  Hungary2002
4  Latvia1124
5  Romania1102
  Sweden1102
7  Germany1012
  Lithuania1012
  Poland1012
10  Finland1001
  Italy1001
  Slovakia1001
13  Greece0314
14  Belgium0202
15  Estonia0112
  Slovenia0112
17  England0101
  Ireland0101
  Netherlands0101
  Ukraine0101
21  Israel0022
  Turkey0022
23  Bosnia and Herzegovina0011
  Portugal0011
Totals (24 nations)15151545

Participating detailsEdit

Nation  
2005
 
2006
 
2007
 
2008
 
2009
 
2010
 
2011
 
2012
 
2013
 
2014
 
2015
Total
  Albania 20th  
  Austria 17th 14th 15th 10th 12th  
  Belgium 10th 2nd 2nd  
  Bosnia and Herzegovina 11th 5th 13th 9th 6th 16th 5th 11th 7th  
  Belarus 1st 4th 6th 1st 12th  
  Bulgaria 15th 12th 5th 7th 7th 15th  
  Croatia 3rd 1st 11th 5th 1st  
  Cyprus 19th  
  Denmark 18th 17th 9th 6th 10th 6th 15th 16th 8th  
  England 5th 13th 11th 13th 12th 8th 14th 2nd 8th 11th  
  Estonia 4th 6th 3rd 5th 13th 10th 2nd  
  Finland 8th 12th 15th 16th 8th 7th 4th 11th 11th 5th 9th  
  Greece 8th 4th 7th 3rd 2nd 10th  
  Germany 8th 3rd 9th 9th 8th 9th 10th 5th  
  Hungary 7th 1st 5th 4th 8th 1st  
  Iceland 7th 11th 12th 15th 17th  
  Ireland 10th 10th 6th 11th 13th 18th  
  Israel 9th 8th 7th 4th 12th 8th 13th 14th 3rd  
  Italy 1st  
  Latvia 3rd 4th 4th 1st 3rd 9th 4th 4th 2nd  
  Lithuania 7th 3rd  
  Luxembourg 12th 19th 15th 17th 13th 14th 14th  
  Montenegro 12th 10th 14th 6th  
  Netherlands 14th 9th 6th 13th 2nd  
  North Macedonia 14th 19th 15th  
  Norway 15th 11th 16th 18th  
  Poland 1st  
  Portugal 6th 9th 14th 10th 5th 11th 7th 3rd  
  Romania 15th 7th 2nd 10th 1st 13th 12th 6th  
  Scotland 16th 18th 18th 18th 17th  
  Slovakia 1st  
  Slovenia 5th 3rd 2nd  
  Sweden 2nd 4th  
   Switzerland 20th 14th 14th 16th 17th 16th 17th 16th  
  Turkey 3rd  
  Ukraine 8th 2nd 12th 6th 9th 13th  

Division CEdit

ResultsEdit

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game
Gold Score Silver Bronze Score Fourth place
1997   Malta  
Ireland
69–58  
England
 
Armenia
89–78  
Scotland
1999   Cyprus  
Scotland
67–49  
Andorra
 
Armenia
67–62  
Cyprus
2001   Cyprus  
Cyprus
67–57  
Luxembourg
 
Scotland
54–45  
Iceland
2003   Iceland  
Iceland
Round-robin group  
Scotland
 
Andorra
Round-robin group  
Malta
2005   Scotland  
Scotland
59–57  
Luxembourg
 
Albania
72–62  
Malta
2007   Malta  
Malta
Round-robin group  
Andorra
 
Monaco
Round-robin group  
Luxembourg
2009   Malta  
Luxembourg
Round-robin group  
Monaco
 
Malta
Round-robin group  
Moldova
2013   Andorra  
Andorra
51–41  
Malta
 
Wales
66–39  
Gibraltar
2014   Andorra  
Cyprus
67–53  
Malta
 
Andorra
56–47  
Gibraltar
2015   Gibraltar  
Scotland
Round-robin group  
Malta
 
Wales
Round-robin group  
Andorra
2016   Georgia  
Armenia
66–32  
Georgia
 
Malta
71–63  
Andorra
2017   Malta  
Cyprus
Round-robin group  
Armenia
 
Malta
Round-robin group  
Gibraltar
2018   Andorra  
Gibraltar
56-49  
Malta
 
Andorra
55-41  
Moldova
2019   Andorra  
Armenia
79-73  
Malta
 
Georgia
72-45  
Andorra
2020   Andorra Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Andorra
2021   Andorra Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic in Europe[1]

Performances by nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Scotland3115
2  Cyprus3003
3  Armenia2125
4  Malta1539
5  Andorra1236
6  Luxembourg1203
7  Gibraltar1001
  Iceland1001
  Ireland1001
10  Georgia0112
  Monaco0112
12  England0101
13  Wales0022
14  Albania0011
Totals (14 nations)14141442

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "FIBA Europe Board approves alternative format for Youth Competitions, new dates for Small Countries Championships". FIBA. 11 May 2021. Retrieved 21 July 2021.
  2. ^ All-Time Medalists
  3. ^ "FIBA SIGN OFF BRITISH BASKETBALL AGREEMENT". www.gbbasketball.com.

External linksEdit