The 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women

As The International Basketball Federation (FIBA)’s flagship world competition, the history of FIBA World Championship for Women can be traced back to 1953, in Santiago, Chile.
In 2014, the 17th FIBA World Championship for Women will be taken place in Turkey from 27 September to 5 October.

Information on the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women is as below.

Event Title
2014 FIBA World Championship for Women
Dates
September 27 to October 5(9 days)
Venue
Fenerbahce Arena, Istanbul, Turkey (Capacity: 13,800)
Abdi Ipekci Arena, Istanbul, Turkey (Capacity: 12,500)
Ankara Arena, Ankara, Kurkey (Capacity: 10,400)
Participants
Angola, Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, China, Cuba,
Czech, France, Japan, Korea, Mozambique, Serbia, Spain, Turkey, USA.
Sponsor motive
As the world’s top tournament in women basketball, the top national teams from around the world gather to win the title of world's championship. By supporting such a top stage event which every young players dream to participate in, Toyota would like to share passion and the spirit of WAKU-DOKI with basketball fans throughout the world.

Two players of Toyota Antelopes will participate in this event as members of Japan national team.
Please cheer for them!

  • KURIHARA Mika
    Number : 11
    Position : Forward
  • KUDEKEN Emi
    Number : 9
    Position : Guard