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Japan women's national basketball team

 Japan
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FIBA ranking 13 Increase3
FIBA zone FIBA Asia
National federation Japan Basketball Association
Coach Tom Hovasse
Olympic Games
Appearances 4
Women's World Cup
Appearances 13
Medals Silver medal asia.svg (1975)
FIBA Asia Championship for Women
Appearances 26
Medals Gold medal asia.svg : (1970, 2013, 2015, 2017)
Silver medal asia.svg : (1965, 1968, 1974, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2004)
Bronze medal asia.svg : (1976, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2007, 2009, 2011)
Uniforms
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Home jersey
Kit shorts JAPAN woman 2017 HOME.png
Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


The Japan women's national basketball team is administered by the Japan Basketball Association.[1] As of 2017, Japan is the reigning Champion of the Asia-Oceania region.

Contents

Competition recordsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

FIBA World ChampionshipEdit

FIBA Asia ChampionshipEdit

  •   Gold: (1970, 2013, 2015, 2017)
  •   Silver: (1965, 1968, 1974, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2004)
  •   blue: (1976, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2007, 2009, 2011)

Asian GamesEdit

  •   Gold: (1974, 1998)
  •   Silver: (1994)
  •   Bronze: (1978, 1982, 1986, 2006, 2010, 2014)

Current rosterEdit

Roster for the 2017 FIBA Women's Asia Cup.[2]

Japan women's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
SF 0 Moeko Nagaoka 23 – (1993-12-29)29 December 1993 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Toyota Antelopes  
PG 1 Manami Fujioka 23 – (1994-02-01)1 February 1994 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) JX-Eneos Sunflowers  
C 6 Yuka Osaki 27 – (1990-04-03)3 April 1990 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) JX-Eneos Sunflowers  
SG 7 Saki Mizushima 26 – (1991-04-24)24 April 1991 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Toyota Antelopes  
PF 8 Maki Takada 27 – (1989-08-23)23 August 1989 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Denso Iris  
PG 12 Asami Yoshida 29 – (1987-10-09)9 October 1987 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) JX-Eneos Sunflowers  
PG 13 Rui Machida 24 – (1993-03-08)8 March 1993 1.62 m (5 ft 4 in) Fujitsu Red Wave  
SG 20 Kaede Kondo 25 – (1991-10-06)6 October 1991 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Toyota Antelopes  
PF 22 Miyuki Kawamura 22 – (1994-10-27)27 October 1994 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Chanson V-Magic  
SF 30 Evelyn Mawuli 22 – (1995-06-02)2 June 1995 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Toyota Antelopes  
SF 39 Sakura Akaho 21 – (1996-04-30)30 April 1996 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) Denso Iris  
SF 52 Yuki Miyazawa 24 – (1993-06-02)2 June 1993 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) JX-Eneos Sunflowers  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 23 July 2017

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Profile - Japan, FIBA.com, Retrieved 3 July 2016.
  2. ^ 2017 FIBA Women's Asia Cup

External linksEdit