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Japan women's national basketball team

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.

 Japan
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FIBA ranking13 Steady
FIBA zoneFIBA Asia
National federationJapan Basketball Association
CoachTom Hovasse
Olympic Games
Appearances4
Women's World Cup
Appearances13
MedalsSilver medal asia.svg (1975)
FIBA Asia Championship for Women
Appearances26
MedalsGold 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
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


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 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup.[2]


Japan women's national basketball team – 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
F 0 Nagaoka, Moeko 24 – (1993-12-29)29 December 1993 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Toyota Antelopes  
G 1 Fujioka, Manami 24 – (1994-02-01)1 February 1994 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) JX-Eneos Sunflowers  
G 7 Mizushima, Saki 27 – (1991-04-24)24 April 1991 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) Toyota Antelopes  
F/C 8 Takada, Maki 29 – (1989-08-23)23 August 1989 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Denso Iris  
G 13 Machida, Rui 25 – (1993-03-08)8 March 1993 1.61 m (5 ft 3 in) Fujitsu Red Wave  
G 15 Motohashi, Nako 24 – (1993-10-10)10 October 1993 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in) Haneda Vickies  
F 24 Fujitaka, Mika 29 – (1989-05-14)14 May 1989 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Toyota Antelopes  
F/C 30 Mawuli, Evelyn 23 – (1995-06-02)2 June 1995 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) Toyota Antelopes  
G 41 Nemoto, Haruno 23 – (1995-04-18)18 April 1995 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Mitsubishi Electric Koalas  
F 52 Miyazawa, Yuki 25 – (1993-06-02)2 June 1993 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) JX-Eneos Sunflowers  
C 88 Akaho, Himawari 20 – (1998-08-28)28 August 1998 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Denso Iris  
F/C 99 Okoye, Monica 19 – (1999-02-07)7 February 1999 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Denso Iris  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 22 September 2018

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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