FIBA Under-19 Women's Basketball World Cup

The FIBA Under-19 Women's Basketball World Cup (formerly FIBA Under-19 World Championship for Women) is a women's under-19 only basketball competition organized by FIBA.

FIBA Under-19 Women's Basketball World Cup
Upcoming season or competition:
Current sports event 2021 FIBA Under-19 Women's Basketball World Cup
SportBasketball
Founded1979
FounderFIBA
Inaugural season1985
No. of teams16
ContinentFIBA (International)
Most recent
champion(s)
 United States
(8th title)
Most titles United States
(8 titles)
Related
competitions
FIBA Under-17 Women's Basketball World Cup

SummariesEdit

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Second place Third place Score Fourth place
1985
Details
 
Colorado Springs
 
Soviet Union
80–75  
South Korea
 
Yugoslavia
86–63  
China
1989
Details
 
Bilbao
 
Soviet Union
109–93  
Yugoslavia
 
Australia
69–61  
Czechoslovakia
1993
Details
 
Seoul
 
Australia
72–54  
Russia
 
Poland
74–53  
South Korea
1997
Details
 
Natal
 
United States
78–74  
Australia
 
Slovakia
45–40  
Brazil
2001
Details
 
Brno
 
Czech Republic
82–80  
Russia
 
United States
77–72  
Australia
2005
Details
 
Nabeul / Tunis
 
United States
97–76  
Serbia and Montenegro
 
China
78–61  
Russia
2007
Details
 
Bratislava
 
United States
99–57  
Sweden
 
Serbia
52–50  
Spain
2009
Details
 
Bangkok
 
United States
87–71  
Spain
 
Argentina
58–51  
Canada
2011
Details
 
Puerto Montt / Puerto Varas
 
United States
69–46  
Spain
 
Brazil
70–67  
Australia
2013
Details
 
Klaipėda / Panevėžys
 
United States
61–28  
France
 
Australia
73–68  
Spain
2015
Details
 
Chekhov / Vidnoye
 
United States
78–70  
Russia
 
Australia
69–62  
Spain
2017
Details
 
Udine / Cividale del Friuli
 
Russia
86–82  
United States
 
Canada
67–60  
Japan
2019
Details
 
Bangkok
 
United States
74–70  
Australia
 
Spain
58–52  
Belgium
2021
Details
 
Debrecen
2023
Details
 
Madrid

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States81110
2  Soviet Union2002
3  Russia1304
4  Australia1236
5  Czech Republic1001
6  Spain0213
7  Yugoslavia0112
8  France0101
  Serbia and Montenegro0101
  South Korea0101
  Sweden0101
12  Argentina0011
  Brazil0011
  Canada0011
  China0011
  Poland0011
  Serbia0011
  Slovakia0011
Totals (18 nations)13131339

Tournament awardsEdit

Most recent award winners (2019)Edit

Award Winner Team
Most Valuable Player Paige Bueckers   United States
All-Tournament Team Paige Bueckers   United States
Rhyne Howard   United States
Alexandra Fowler   Australia
Lola Pendande   Spain
Billie Massey   Belgium

Participation detailsEdit

Due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, on 8 March 2020 FIBA Europe announced the cancellation of all summer 2020 Youth European Championships,[1] including the 2020 FIBA U18 Women's European Championship, which would have decided the 5 European teams for this tournament. Hence, the top 5 European teams, apart from hosts Hungary, were chosen according to the Women's Youth Rankings of 4 March 2020:[2]

  1.   Spain 473 points
  2.   France 414 points
  3.   Italy 315 points
  4.   Russia 288 points
  5.   Hungary 247 points (already qualified as hosts)
  6.   Czech Republic 211 points
Team  
1985
 
1989
 
1993
 
1997
 
2001
 
2005
 
2007
 
2009
 
2011
 
2013
 
2015
 
2017
 
2019
 
2021
 
2023
Total
  Argentina 9th 14th 3rd 13th 14th 15th 12th 7
  Australia 6th 3rd 1st 2nd 4th 7th 5th 5th 4th 3rd 3rd 6th 2nd 13
  Belgium 6th 4th 2
  Brazil 8th 5th 4th 7th 10th 9th 3rd 6th 10th 9
  Bulgaria 11th 9th 2
  Canada 8th 9th 9th 4th 5th 7th 8th 3rd 6th 9
  Chile 12th 1
  China 4th 9th 11th 7th 9th 3rd 11th 11th 9th 5th 7th 7th 5th 13
  Chinese Taipei 12th 11th 14th 3
  Colombia 11th 1
  Cuba 9th 10th 11th 6th 4
  Czech Republic as Czechoslovakia 6th 1st 7th 10th Q 5
  Czechoslovakia 4th defunct 1
  DR Congo 12th 10th 11th 3
  Egypt 15th 16th 16th Q 4
  France 6th 5th 7th 6th 2nd 5th 5th Q 8
  Germany 13th 1
  Hungary 8th 9th 10th Q 4
  Italy 10th 11th Q 3
  Ivory Coast 16th 1
  Japan 8th 12th 11th 13th 12th 7th 8th DQ 4th 8th 9
  Latvia as USSR 10th 14th 2
  Lithuania as USSR 8th 12th 8th 12th 4
  Mali 10th 12th 15th 14th 15th 12th 13th 7th Q 9
  Mexico 12th 1
  Mozambique 15th 1
  Netherlands 10th 9th 2
  Nigeria 16th 1
  Poland 3rd 10th 1
  Puerto Rico 10th 14th 2
  Russia as USSR 2nd 5th 2nd 4th 6th 8th 9th 2nd 1st Q 10
  Senegal 10th 16th 2
  Serbia as Yugoslavia as SCG 3rd 11th 11th 3
  Serbia and Montenegro as Yugoslavia 2nd defunct 1
  Slovakia as Czechoslovakia 3rd 6th 2
  Slovenia as Yugoslavia 14th 1
  South Korea 2nd 6th 4th 6th 8th 13th 13th 13th 15th 9th 10
  Soviet Union 1st 1st defunct 2
  Spain 7th 5th 8th 5th 4th 2nd 2nd 4th 4th 8th 3rd Q Q 13
  Sweden 2nd 1
  Thailand 16th 16th 2
  Tunisia 12th 15th 2
  United States 5th 7th 7th 1st 3rd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 13
  Yugoslavia 3rd 2nd defunct 2
Total (44) 10 12 12 12 12 12 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16

Debut of national teamsEdit

Year Debutants
1985   Australia,   Canada,   China,   Cuba,   Senegal,   Soviet Union,   South Korea,   Spain,   United States,   Yugoslavia
1989   Brazil,   Bulgaria,   Czechoslovakia,   DR Congo
1993   Chinese Taipei,   France,   Japan,   Poland,   Russia
1997   Argentina,   Czech Republic,   Mali,   Slovakia
2001   Lithuania
2005   Hungary,   Puerto Rico,   Serbia and Montenegro,   Tunisia
2007   Ivory Coast,   Serbia,   Sweden
2009   Thailand
2011   Chile,   Egypt,   Italy,   Nigeria,   Slovenia
2013   Netherlands
2015   Belgium
2017   Latvia,   Mexico
2019   Colombia,   Germany,   Mozambique
2021
2023

Ranking of teams by number of appearancesEdit

Team App Record
streak
Active
streak
Debut Most recent Best result (* hosts)
  Australia 13 13 13 1985 2019 Champions (1993)
  China 13 13 13 1985 2019 Third place (2005)
  United States 13 13 13 1985 2019 Champions (1997, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2019)
  Spain 13 10 10 1985 2023 Runners-up (2009, 2011)
  Russia 10 6 0 1993 2021 Champions (2017)
  South Korea 10 4 4 1985 2019 Runners-up (1985)
  Canada 9 8 8 1985 2019 Third place (2017)
  Brazil 9 5 0 1989 2015 Third place (2011)
  Japan 9 4 2 1993 2019 Fourth place (2017)
  France 8 6 0 1993 2021 Runners-up (2013)
  Mali 8 4 4 1997 2019 7th (2019)
  Argentina 7 5 1 1997 2019 Third place (2009)
  Czech Republic 5 2 0 1997 2021 Champions (2001*)
  Cuba 4 2 0 1985 2001 6th (2001)
  Hungary 4 3 3 2005 2021 8th (2005)
  Lithuania 4 2 0 2001 2013 8th (2001, 2009)
  DR Congo 3 2 0 1989 2005 10th (1993)
  Chinese Taipei 3 1 0 1993 2015 11th (2011)
  Italy 3 1 0 2011 2021 10th (2011)
  Serbia 3 2 0 2007 2015 Third place (2007)
  Egypt 3 2 0 2011 2017 15th (2011)
  Senegal 2 1 0 1985 2013 10th (1985)
  Soviet Union 2 2 -- 1985 1989 Champions (1985, 1989)
  Yugoslavia 2 2 -- 1985 1987 Runners-up (1989)
  Bulgaria 2 2 0 1989 1993 9th (1993)
  Poland 2 1 0 1993 2001 Third place (1993)
  Slovakia 2 1 0 1997 2007 Third place (1997)
  Puerto Rico 2 1 0 2005 2017 10th (2005)
  Tunisia 2 1 0 2005 2009 12th (2005*)
  Thailand 2 1 1 2009 2019 16th (2009*, 2019*)
  Netherlands 2 2 0 2013 2015 9th (2015)
  Belgium 2 1 1 2015 2019 Fourth place (2019)
  Latvia 2 2 2 2017 2019 10th (2017)
  Czechoslovakia 1 1 -- 1989 1989 Fourth place (1989)
  Serbia and Montenegro 1 1 -- 2005 2005 Runners-up (2005)
  Ivory Coast 1 1 0 2007 2007 16th (2007)
  Sweden 1 1 0 2007 2007 Runners-up (2007)
  Chile 1 1 0 2011 2011 12th (2011*)
  Nigeria 1 1 0 2011 2011 16th (2011)
  Slovenia 1 1 0 2011 2011 14th (2011)
  Mexico 1 1 0 2017 2017 12th (2017)
  Colombia 1 1 1 2019 2019 11th (2019)
  Germany 1 1 1 2019 2019 13th (2019)
  Mozambique 1 1 1 2019 2019 15th (2019)

Overall win/loss record 1985-2019Edit

Team App Played Won Lost %
  United States 13 99 86 13 86.9
  Australia 13 99 72 27 72.7
  Spain 13 85 52 33 61.2
  China 13 94 47 47 50
  Russia 9 68 45 23 66.2
  Brazil 9 69 37 32 53.6
  France 7 55 36 19 65.5
  Canada 9 69 35 34 50.7
  South Korea 9 69 30 39 43.5
  Japan 8 66 22 44 33.3
  Czech Republic 4 31 18 13 58.1
  Argentina 7 46 17 29 37
  Serbia 3 24 14 10 58.3
  Soviet Union 2 13 12 1 92.3
  Slovakia 2 16 11 5 68.8
  Mali 8 51 10 41 19.6
  Hungary 3 22 10 12 45.5
  Belgium 2 14 10 4 71.4
  Yugoslavia 2 13 10 3 76.9
  Cuba 4 26 9 17 34.6
  Netherlands 2 15 8 7 53.3
  Lithuania 4 32 7 25 21.9
  Latvia 2 14 7 7 50
  Poland 2 14 7 7 50
  Italy 2 15 6 9 40
  Bulgaria 2 14 6 8 42.9
  Sweden 1 9 6 3 66.7
  Chinese Taipei 3 22 5 17 22.7
  Serbia and Montenegro 1 8 4 4 50
  Czechoslovakia 1 7 4 3 57.1
  Puerto Rico 2 14 3 11 21.4
  Colombia 1 7 3 4 42.9
  DR Congo 3 21 2 19 9.5
  Egypt 3 19 2 17 10.5
  Germany 1 7 2 5 28.6
  Mozambique 1 7 2 5 28.6
  Tunisia 2 12 1 11 8.3
  Chile 1 8 1 7 12.5
  Mexico 1 7 1 6 14.3
  Slovenia 1 5 1 4 20
  Thailand 2 12 0 12 0
  Senegal 2 11 0 11 0
  Ivory Coast 1 5 0 5 0
  Nigeria 1 5 0 5 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIBA Europe Board cancels summer 2020 events, continues to support Youth Development Fund and agrees to prepare post-COVID-19 roadmap". FIBA.basketball. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  2. ^ "FIBA World Ranking Presented by NIKE, girls". FIBA.basketball. Retrieved 12 April 2020.

External linksEdit