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Brazil Brasil
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FIBA ranking 4th
FIBA zone FIBA Americas
National federation Brazilian Basketball Federation (CBB)
Coach Paulo Bassul
Olympic Games
Appearances 5
Medals Silver: 1996
Bronze: 2000
World Championships for Women
Appearances 14
Medals Gold: 1994
Bronze: 1971
Americas Championship
Appearances 8
Medals Gold: 1997, 2001, 2003
Silver: 1989, 1993, 1999, 2005
Bronze: 2007
Uniforms
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Light jersey
Team colours
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Dark jersey
Team colours
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Brazil women's national basketball team is the official women's basketball team for Brazil. They won the 1994 FIBA World Championship for Women in Australia.

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Achievements

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Olympic Games

FIBA World Championship

FIBA Americas Championship

  • 1989: 2nd place
  • 1993: 2nd place
  • 1995: did not compete
  • 1997: 1st place
  • 1999: 2nd place
  • 2001: 1st place
  • 2003: 1st place
  • 2005: 2nd place
  • 2007: 3rd place

Pan American Games

Current team

Brazil Women's National Basketball Team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club Club nat.
G 4 Moisés Pinto, Adriana &0000000000000030.00000030 - June 12, 1978(1978-06-12) 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) Gospic Croatia
SG 5 da Costa, Karla Cristina Martins &0000000000000029.00000029 - September 25, 1978(1978-09-25) 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Catanduva Brazil
G/F 6 Gustavo Rocha, Karen &0000000000000024.00000024 - March 4, 1984(1984-03-04) 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Ourinhos Brazil
F 7 Martins Jacintho, Micaela &0000000000000029.00000029 - June 12, 1979(1979-06-12) 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) Ourinhos Brazil
G 8 Neves Beling, Fernanda &0000000000000025.00000025 - December 5, 1982(1982-12-05) 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Unimed/Americana Brazil
PG 9 das Neves, Claudia Maria &0000000000000033.00000033 - February 17, 1975(1975-02-17) 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) Stade Clermontois France
F/C 10 Dantas, Jucimara Evangelista &0000000000000030.00000030 - February 4, 1978(1978-02-04) 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Villenuve-d'Ascq France
F/C 11 Garvão Zakrzeski, Soeli &0000000000000030.00000030 - November 12, 1977(1977-11-12) 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Mann Filter Zaragoza Spain
F 12 de Oliveira Ferreira, Patricia &0000000000000029.00000029 - March 21, 1979(1979-03-21) 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) Ourinhos Brazil
C 13 Aparecida Nascimento, Franciele &0000000000000030.00000030 - October 19, 1977(1977-10-19) 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Rivas Futura Spain
C da Silva Santos, Kelly &0000000000000028.00000028 - November 10, 1979(1979-11-10) 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Seattle Storm United States
C de Souza, Erika &0000000000000026.00000026 - March 9, 1982(1982-03-09) 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Atlanta Dream United States
Head coach
  • Brazil Paulo Bassul
Assistant coach(es)
  • Brazil

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • nat field describes country
    of last club
    before the tournament
  • Age field is age on August 9, 2008

Notable players

External links


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