Women’s Basketball Olympic History

Olympic Games – Women

30th  OLYMPIC GAMES
Location: London – England
Date: July 27 to August 12, 2012

 

Brazil  Team

Adriana Moisés Pinto “Adrianinha” Clarissa Cristina dos Santos, Damiris Dantas do Amaral, Erika Cristina de Souza, Franciele Aparecida do Nascimento, Karla Cristina Martins da Costa, Joice Cristina de Souza Rodrigues, Colhado Nadia Gomes, Patricia Ferreira de Oliveira “Chuca” , Silvia Cristina Valente and Gustavo Rocha de Souza Pereira Tássia Carcavalli. Coach: Luis Claudio Tarallo.

London Results

  • Brazil 58 – 73 France
  • Brazil 59 – 69 Russia
  • Brazil 61 – 67 Australia
  • Brazil 73 – 79 Canada
  • Brazil 78 – 66 Great Britain

Final Ranking
1st – USA, 2nd – France; 3 – Australia; 4 – Russia; 5 – Turkey, 6 – Czech Republic; 7 – China, 8th-Canada; 9 – Brazil, 10 – Croatia, 11 – Britain, 12 – Angola

 

29th OLYMPIC GAMES

Location: Beijing – China
Date: 10 to 24 August 2008

Brazil Team

Adriana Moisés Pinto “Adrianinha,” Claudia Maria das Neves “Claudia,” Fernanda Neves Beling, Franciele Aparecida do Nascimento, dos Santos Coelho Graziane, Jucimara Evangelista Dantas “Mamá,” Karen Gustavo Rocha, Karla Cristina Martins da Costa, Kelly da Silva Santos , Micaela Martins Jacintho, Patrícia Ferreira de Oliveira “Chuça” and Soeli Garvão Zakrzeski “EGA”. Coach: Paulo Roberto Bassul.

Beijing Results
Brazil 62 – 68 Korea
Brazil 65 – 80 Asutralia
Brazil 78 – 79 Latvia
Brazil 64 – 74 Russia
Brazil 68 – 53 Belarus

Final Ranking
1st – USA, 2nd – Australia; 3 – Russia; 4 – China; 5 – Spain, 6 – Belarus; 7 – Czech Republic; 8th-Korea; 9 – Latvia; 10 – New Zealand, 11 – Brazil; 12 – Mali .

28th OLYMPIC GAMES

Location: Athens – Greece
Date: 14 to 28 August 2004

Brazil Team
Adriana Moisés Pinto “Adrianinha” of Alessandra Santos de Oliveira, Cindy Silva dos Santos “Tuiu” Erika Cristina de Souza, Helen Cristina Luz dos Santos, Iziane Castro Marques, Janeth dos Santos Arcain, Karla Cristina Martins da Costa, Kelly Silva dos Santos, Leila Sobral de Souza Freitas, Silvia Cristina Gustavo Rocha and Vivian Cristina Lopes. Coach: Antonio Carlos Barbosa.

Athens Results
Brazil 128 – 62 Japan
Brazil 87 – 75 Greece
Brazil 67 – 77 Russia
Brazil 82 – 63 Nigeria
Brazil 66 – 84 Australia
Brazil 67 – 63 Spain
Brazil 75 – 88 Australia
Brazil 62 – 71 Russia

Final Ranking
1st – USA, 2nd – Australia; 3 – Russia; 4 – Brazil, 5 – Czech Republic; 6 – Spain, 7 – Greece; 8 – New Zealand; 9 – China, 10 – Japan, 11 – Nigeria, 12 – Korea .

27th OLYMPIC GAMES

Location: Sydney – Australia
Date: 16 to 30 September 2000

Brazil Team

Adriana Aparecida dos Santos, Adriana Moisés Pinto “Adrianinha” of Alessandra Santos de Oliveira, Cindy Silva dos Santos “Tuiu,” Claudia Maria das Neves “Claudia”, Helen Cristina Luz dos Santos, Karen David Ilisaine “Zaine” Janeth dos Santos Arcain, Kelly Silva dos Santos, Cristina Lilian Gonçalves, Marta Sobral de Souza dos Santos and Andrea Silvia Luz “Silvia”. Coach: Antonio Carlos Barbosa.

Australia Results
Brazil 76 – 60 Slovakia
Brazil 70 – 81 Australia
Brazil 82 – 48 Senegal
Brazil  70 – 73 OT France (63 – 63 in regulation time)
Brazil 60 – 61 Canada
Brazil 68 – 67 Russia
Brazil 52 – 64 Australia
Brazil 84 – 73 OT South Korea (65 x 65 in regulation time)

Final Ranking
1st – USA, 2nd – Australia; 3rd – Brazil; 4 – South Korea; 5 – France, 6 – Russia; 7 – Slovakia; 8 – Poland; 9 – Cuba; 10 – Canada; 11 – New Zealand, 12 – Senegal.

26th OLYMPIC GAMES

Location: Atlanta – United States
Date: July 19 to August 4, 1996

Brazil Team

Adriana Aparecida dos Santos, of Alessandra Santos de Oliveira, Cindy Silva Santos “Tuiu,” Claudia Maria Pastor, Hortencia de Fatima Marcari, Janeth dos Santos Arcain, Leila Sobral de Souza, Maria Angélica Gonçalves da Silva “White”, Maria Paula Goncalves da Silva, Marta Sobral de Souza, Gustavo and Roseli do Carmo dos Santos Luz Andrea Silvia “Silvia”. Technical: Michelangelo of Light

Atlanta Results
Brazil 69 – 56 Canada
Brazil 82 – 68 Russia
Brazil 100 – 80 Japan
Brazil 98 – 83 China
Brazil 75 – 73 Italy
Brazil 101 – 69 Cuba
Brazil 81 – 60 Ukraine
Brazil 87 – 111 United States

Final Ranking
1st – USA, 2nd – Brazil; 3 – Australia; 4 – Ukraine; 5 – Russia, 6 – Cuba; 7 – Japan; 8 – Italy; 9 – China, 10 – South Korea, 11 – Canada; 12 – Congo .

25th OLYMPIC GAMES

Location: Barcelona – Spain
Date: July 26 to August 8, 1992

Brazil Team

Adriana Aparecida dos Santos, Helen Cristina Luz dos Santos, Hortencia de Fatima Marcari, Janeth dos Santos Arcain, Joycenara Batista, Maria Joseph Bertolotti “Zeze”, Maria Paula Goncalves da Silva, Marta Sobral de Souza, Nadia Bento Lima, Roberta Ruth Souza, Simone Pontello Hernandes and Vania de Souza. Technique: Maria Helena Cardoso.

Barcelona Results

Brazil 85 – 70 Italy
Cuba  88 – 95 OT Brazil (80 x 80 in regulation time)
Brazil 64 – 76 EUN
Brazil 62 – 74 Czechoslovakia
Brazil 83  – 86 OT  Italy(78 x 78 in regulation time)

Final Ranking
1 – EUN; 2nd – China, 3 – United States; 4 – Cuba; 5 – Spain, 6 – Czechoslovakia; 7 – Brazil; 8 – Italy.