2022 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup Group B

Group B of the 2022 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup took place from 22 to 27 September 2022.[1] The group consisted of Australia, Canada, France, Japan, Mali, and Serbia.

The top four teams advanced to the quarterfinals.[2]

Teams

Mali replaced Nigeria, who withdrew.[3]

Team Qualification Appearance Best Performance FIBA World Ranking FIBA Zone Ranking
Method Date Last Total Streak
 Australia Host nation 26 March 2020 2018 16 15 Champions (2006) 3 1
 Canada Qualifying Tournament 5 February 2022 12 5 Third place (1979, 1986) 4 2
 Japan 9 4 Runners-up (1975) 8 3
 France 11 February 2022 11 6 Third place (1953) 6 3
 Serbia 12 February 2022 2014 3 1 Eighth place (2014) 10 5
 Mali Replacement 2 June 2022 2010 2 1 15th place (2010) 37 3

Standings

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1  Australia (H) 5 4 1 390 308 +82 9[a] Final round
2  Canada 5 4 1 356 301 +55 9[a]
3  Serbia 5 3 2 332 330 +2 8[b]
4  France 5 3 2 318 296 +22 8[b]
5  Japan 5 1 4 316 333 −17 6
6  Mali 5 0 5 306 450 −144 5
Source: FIBA
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.
(H) Host
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Australia 75–72 Canada
  2. ^ a b Serbia 68–62 France

Games

All times are local (UTC+10).[4]

Canada vs Serbia

22 September 2022
13:00
Boxscore
Canada  67–60  Serbia
Scoring by quarter: 15–16, 23–12, 16–13, 13–19
Pts: Alexander 13
Rebs: Achonwa 8
Asts: Nurse 3
Pts: Anderson 18
Rebs: Krajišnik 8
Asts: Anderson 3
State Sports Centre, Sydney
Attendance: 1,248
Referees: Amy Bonner (USA), Maj Forsberg (DEN), Viola Györgyi (ROU)

Japan vs Mali

22 September 2022
14:00
Boxscore
Japan  89–56  Mali
Scoring by quarter: 21–18, 26–11, 19–15, 23–12
Pts: Hirashita 17
Rebs: Tokashiki 7
Asts: Miyazaki 6
Pts: N'Diaye 13
Rebs: Koné 14
Asts: Koné 4
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 2,490
Referees: Gatis Saliņš (LAT), Sara El-Sharnouby (EGY), Ryan Jones (NZL)

Australia vs France

22 September 2022
20:30
Boxscore
Australia  57–70  France
Scoring by quarter: 17–18, 14–14, 16–20, 10–18
Pts: Allen 16
Rebs: three players 7
Asts: four players 2
Pts: Williams 23
Rebs: Michel 8
Asts: Fauthoux 6
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 9,291
Referees: Julio Anaya (PAN), Blanca Burns (USA), Johnny Batista (PUR)

Serbia vs Japan

23 September 2022
12:00
Boxscore
Serbia  69–64  Japan
Scoring by quarter: 24–9, 14–25, 16–12, 15–18
Pts: Nogić 13
Rebs: Nogić 9
Asts: Anderson 8
Pts: Takada 15
Rebs: Akaho 7
Asts: Miyazaki 6
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 583
Referees: Andreia Silva (BRA), Martin Vulić (CRO), Yasmina Alcaraz (ESP)

France vs Canada

23 September 2022
18:00
Boxscore
France  45–59  Canada
Scoring by quarter: 9–15, 8–14, 13–16, 15–14
Pts: Williams 13
Rebs: Williams 8
Asts: Michel, Rupert 3
Pts: Fields 17
Rebs: Alexander 14
Asts: Alexander, Colley 3
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 1,763
Referees: Gatis Saliņš (LAT), Wojciech Liszka (POL), Johnny Batista (PUR)

Mali vs Australia

23 September 2022
20:30
Boxscore
Mali  58–118  Australia
Scoring by quarter: 12–23, 10–33, 23–36, 13–26
Pts: N'Diaye 15
Rebs: Koné 6
Asts: Koné 5
Pts: Magbegor 15
Rebs: Blicavs 8
Asts: Madgen, Talbot 5
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 3,563
Referees: Amy Bonner (USA), Blanca Burns (USA), Yana Nikogossyan (KAZ)

Mali vs France

25 September 2022
14:30
Boxscore
Mali  59–74  France
Scoring by quarter: 21–17, 11–25, 14–15, 13–17
Pts: Koné 18
Rebs: Koné 18
Asts: Haidara 3
Pts: Williams 14
Rebs: Williams 7
Asts: Williams 6
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 683
Referees: Wojciech Liszka (POL), Ryan Jones (NZL), Joyce Muchenu (ZIM)

Australia vs Serbia

25 September 2022
18:00
Boxscore
Australia  69–54  Serbia
Scoring by quarter: 18–10, 18–18, 17–15, 16–11
Pts: Allen 16
Rebs: George 7
Asts: Tolo 5
Pts: Anderson 16
Rebs: Anderson 7
Asts: Anderson 6
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 9,329
Referees: Maj Forsberg (DEN), Andreia Silva (BRA), Johnny Batista (PUR)

Japan vs Canada

25 September 2022
20:30
Boxscore
Japan  56–70  Canada
Scoring by quarter: 12–20, 13–21, 14–20, 17–9
Pts: Takada 11
Rebs: Akaho 6
Asts: Miyazaki, Yasuma 5
Pts: Carleton 19
Rebs: Alexander 11
Asts: Amihere 5
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 4,781
Referees: Amy Bonner (USA), Gatis Saliņš (LAT), Blanca Burns (USA)

Serbia vs Mali

26 September 2022
13:30
Boxscore
Serbia  81–68  Mali
Scoring by quarter: 25–25, 18–14, 19–11, 19–18
Pts: Čađo 20
Rebs: Krajišnik 12
Asts: Anderson 9
Pts: Koné 13
Rebs: Koné 11
Asts: Dembélé 3
State Sports Centre, Sydney
Attendance: 247
Referees: Yu Jung (TPE), Özlem Yalman (TUR), Johnny Batista (PUR)

France vs Japan

26 September 2022
16:00
Boxscore
France  67–53  Japan
Scoring by quarter: 16–5, 13–21, 19–18, 19–9
Pts: Williams 16
Rebs: Rupert 12
Asts: Fauthoux 8
Pts: Miyazaki 13
Rebs: Takada 9
Asts: Miyazaki 4
State Sports Centre, Sydney
Attendance: 429
Referees: Amy Bonner (USA), Gatis Saliņš (LAT), Andreia Silva (BRA)

Canada vs Australia

26 September 2022
20:30
Boxscore
Canada  72–75  Australia
Scoring by quarter: 23–14, 10–24, 24–13, 15–24
Pts: Fields 17
Rebs: Alexander 11
Asts: Fields 3
Pts: Magbegor 16
Rebs: Talbot 9
Asts: Talbot 8
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 6,801
Referees: Julio Anaya (PAN), Wojciech Liszka (POL), Blanca Burns (USA)

Mali vs Canada

27 September 2022
16:00
Boxscore
Mali  65–88  Canada
Scoring by quarter: 16–33, 13–20, 17–17, 19–18
Pts: Dembélé, N'Diaye 12
Rebs: Koné 10
Asts: Haidara, N'Diaye 3
Pts: Carleton 27
Rebs: Alexander 14
Asts: three players 4
State Sports Centre, Sydney
Attendance: 1,359
Referees: Maj Forsberg (DEN), Ryan Jones (NZL), Ariadna Chueca (ESP)

Serbia vs France

27 September 2022
17:30
Boxscore
Serbia  68–62  France
Scoring by quarter: 24–17, 13–15, 16–14, 15–16
Pts: Anderson 18
Rebs: Krajišnik 13
Asts: Anderson 6
Pts: Chartereau 16
Rebs: Williams 5
Asts: three players 4
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 2,862
Referees: Amy Bonner (USA), Johnny Batista (PUR), Blanca Burns (USA)

Australia vs Japan

27 September 2022
20:30
Boxscore
Australia  71–54  Japan
Scoring by quarter: 16–18, 20–16, 20–9, 15–11
Pts: Whitcomb 15
Rebs: George 9
Asts: Madgen 6
Pts: Okoye 14
Rebs: Tokashiki 7
Asts: Miyazaki 5
Sydney SuperDome, Sydney
Attendance: 5,923
Referees: Julio Anaya (PAN), Martin Vulić (CRO), Yasmina Alcaraz (ESP)

References

  1. ^ Competition schedule
  2. ^ Competition system
  3. ^ "FIBA decision on Nigeria's participation in the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup 2022". FIBA.basketball. 2 June 2022.
  4. ^ "Excitement levels build as FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup 2022 schedule is finalized". FIBA.basketball. 17 March 2022.