Rio 2016 Olympic Womens Basketball Groups Set

Rio 2016 Olympic Womens Basketball Tournament (August 6th – August 20th)

Group A

  • WOQT 5
  • Japan
  • Brazil
  • Australia
  • WOQT 3
  • WOQT 1

Group B

  • Canada
  • WOQT 4
  • USA
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • WOQT 2

The teams above set as Qualifiers 1, 2,3, 4 & 5 will be those qualifying through the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments (OQTs) in Nantes, France from June 13-19 2016. They will be drawn into the Olympic Basketball Tournament’s five (5) vacant positions following the conclusion of the last game in Nantes, France on Sunday June 19th.

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Rio Womens Olympic Basketball Schedule



Both men’s and women’s tournaments will open with a Group Phase played in a round robin format (each team faces the other five (5) in its group). The top four (4) classified teams from each group will then move on to the Final Phase which will be played in a standard knock-out system consisting of Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals, Bronze Medal Game and Gold Medal Game.


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