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Italy women's national basketball team

The Italian women's national basketball team (Italian: Nazionale di pallacanestro femminile dell'Italia) represents Italy in international basketball competitions for Women. In European Women Basketball Championship the Italian team won Gold medals in 1938.[2]

 Italy
FIBA ranking31 Steady (1 October 2018)[1]
FIBA zoneFIBA Europe
National federationItalian Basketball Federation
CoachMarco Crespi
Olympic Games
Appearances3
Women's World Cup
Appearances5
EuroBasket Women
Appearances32
MedalsGold medal europe.svg Gold: 1938
Silver medal europe.svg Silver 1995
Bronze medal europe.svg Bronze 1974
Mediterranean Games
Appearances4
MedalsGold MedGames.svg Gold: 2009
Silver MedGames.svg Silver: 1993, 2001
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Italy is the leading nation in terms of EuroBasket Women qualifications. (Alongside France)

Contents

HonoursEdit

Competition       Total
Olympic Games 0 0 0 0
World Championship 0 0 0 0
European Championship 1 1 1 3
Universiade 1 1 0 2
Mediterranean Games 1 2 0 3
Total 3 4 1 8

Competition recordEdit

Results in final tournaments and qualifying games[3]

Olympic GamesEdit

Olympic Games Pre-Olympic
Year Position Pld W L Pld W L
  1976 Did not qualify 4 1 3
  1980 6th 5 0 5 9 6 3
  1984 Did not qualify 4 2 2
  1988 11 5 6
  1992 8th 5 0 5 8 5 3
  1996 8th 8 3 5
  2000 Did not qualify
  2004
  2008
  2012
  2016
  2020
Total 18 3 15 36 19 17

FIBA Women's Basketball World CupEdit

FIBA World Cup
Year Position Pld W L
  1953 Did not qualify
  1957
  1959
  1964
  1967 9th 6 1 5
  1971 Did not qualify
  1975 4th 8 5 3
  1979 5th 7 3 4
  1983 Did not qualify
  1986
  1990 13th 8 5 3
  1994 11th 8 5 3
  1998 Did not qualify
  2002
  2006
  2010
  2014
  2018
Total 37 19 18

EuroBasket WomenEdit

EuroBasket Women Qualification
Year Position Pld W L Pld W L
  1938   4 3 1
  1950 5th 7 3 4
  1952 6th 5 2 3
  1954 7th 6 5 1
  1956 6th 8 3 5
  1958 Did not qualify
  1960 7th 7 5 2
  1962 9th 5 1 4 7 5 2
  1964 9th 5 1 4 2 2 0
  1966 10th 7 2 5 2 2 0
  1968 6th 6 2 4
  1970 9th 7 2 5 3 2 1
  1972 10th 8 2 6 5 4 1
  1974   6 3 3
  1976 7th 7 3 4
  1978 9th 5 2 3
  1980 9th 7 5 2
  1981 7th 7 3 4
  1983 5th 7 4 3 4 4 0
  1985 7th 7 3 4
  1987 5th 7 4 3 3 3 0
  1989 5th 5 3 2 5 5 0
  1991 7th 5 2 3 5 5 0
  1993 4th 5 3 2 5 5 0
  1995   9 8 1 5 4 1
  1997 11th 7 2 5
  1999 11th 7 3 4 5 3 2
  2001 Did not qualify 6 3 3
  2003 6 1 5
  2005 6 1 5
  2007 9th 6 1 5 4 3 1
  2009 6th 9 4 5 12 6 6
  2011 Did not qualify 8 5 3
  2013 8th 9 3 6 8 7 1
   2015 15th 4 1 3 6 4 2
  2017 7th 7 4 3 6 5 1
   2019 9th 4 2 2 6 5 1
   2021 To be determined To be determined
Total 205 94 111 119 84 35

Current rosterEdit

Roster for the FIBA Women's EuroBasket 2019.[4][5]

Italy women's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PG 0 Dotto, Caterina 26 – (1993-03-17)17 March 1993 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) GS San Martino  
PG 3 Romeo, Nicole 29 – (1989-08-29)29 August 1989 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) Virtus Eirene Ragusa  
G 7 Sottana, Giorgia 30 – (1988-12-15)15 December 1988 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Fenerbahçe  
SF 9 Zandalasini, Cecilia 23 – (1996-03-16)16 March 1996 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Fenerbahçe  
PG 10 Dotto, Francesca 26 – (1993-03-17)17 March 1993 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) PF Schio  
SF 13 De Pretto, Valeria 27 – (1991-11-16)16 November 1991 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Reyer Venezia  
G 14 Crippa, Martina 30 – (1989-03-31)31 March 1989 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) PF Schio  
C 19 Cubaj, Lorela 20 – (1999-01-08)8 January 1999 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Georgia Tech  
C 20 Ercoli, Elisa 23 – (1995-12-26)26 December 1995 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Geas Basket  
PG 23 Cinili, Sabrina 30 – (1989-04-22)22 April 1989 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Virtus Eirene Ragusa  
C 33 Andrè, Olbis Futo 20 – (1998-12-25)25 December 1998 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) PF Schio  
C 41 Penna, Elisa 23 – (1995-11-13)13 November 1995 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Wake Forest  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 27 June 2019

Head coach positionEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 1 October 2018. Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Basketball international results". sports123.com. Retrieved 15 December 2012.
  3. ^ www.lexicon.it. "nazionali - archivio gare - FIP - Federazione Italiana Pallacanestro - official site". www.fip.it. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Italy: An exciting 12 could make for a fabulous Final Round". fiba.basketball. 24 June 2019.
  5. ^ FIBA Women's EuroBasket 2019 roster

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