In one year today, the world’s best female basketballers will tip-off for the first game of the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022 (FWBWC22) in Sydney.

The Women’s World Cup, FIBA’s flagship women’s event, returns to Australian shores for the first time in 27 years, after the 1994 edition inspired a legendary era of players such as Michele Timms, Penny Taylor and of course FWBWC22 ambassador Lauren Jackson.

The Opals have their ticket secured and reigning World Cup champions Team USA joined them by winning the recent Tokyo Olympic Games. The remaining nations will fight it out for the last 10 places throughout Qualifying tournaments in February.

12 teams, 144 players and 38 games to be played across 10 days from September 22 – October 1, 2022. The FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup is a must-attend event for your 2022 plans.

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See you in one year today!