1983 FIBA Africa Championship for Women

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FIBA Africa Championship
for Women 1983
8th FIBA Africa Championship for Women
Tournament details
Host nationAngola
DatesApril 3–8, 1983
Teams6 
(from 53 federations)
Venues1 
(in 1 host city)
ChampionsFlag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg  Zaire
(1st title)
Official website
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The 1983 FIBA Africa Championship for Women was the 8th FIBA Africa Championship for Women, played under the rules of FIBA, the world governing body for basketball, and the FIBA Africa thereof. The tournament was hosted by Angola from April 3 to 8, 1983, with the games played at the Pavilhão da Cidadela in Luanda.

Contents

Zaire ended the round-robin tournament with a 5–0 unbeaten record to win their first title [1] and qualify for the 1983 FIBA Women's World Championship.

Participating teams

Flag of Angola.svg  Angola
Flag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon
Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast
Flag of Mozambique.svg  Mozambique
Flag of Senegal.svg  Senegal
Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg  Zaire

[2]

Schedule

[3] [4]

PTeamMWLPFPADiff Pts.
1Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg  Zaire 550374280+1508
2Flag of Senegal.svg  Senegal 541412267+457
3Flag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon 532338358+616
4Flag of Mozambique.svg  Mozambique 514301360-535
5Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast 514285372-2034
6Flag of Angola.svg  Angola 514277350-2034
3 April 1983
Zaire  Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg7353Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast
Scoring by half:31-26, 42-27
Cameroon  Flag of Cameroon.svg7158Flag of Mozambique.svg  Mozambique
Scoring by half:36-25, 35-33
Senegal  Flag of Senegal.svg8638Flag of Angola.svg  Angola
Scoring by half:49-16, 37-22

4 April 1983
Angola  Flag of Angola.svg5956Flag of Mozambique.svg  Mozambique
Scoring by half:31-25, 28-31
Senegal  Flag of Senegal.svg8542Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast
Scoring by half:41-20, 44-22
Zaire  Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg8247Flag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon
Scoring by half:50-15, 32-32

6 April 1983
Zaire  Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg7655Flag of Mozambique.svg  Mozambique
Scoring by half:43-28, 33-27
Ivory Coast  Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg5955Flag of Angola.svg  Angola
Scoring by half:32-27, 27-28
Senegal  Flag of Senegal.svg8351Flag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon
Scoring by half:41-34, 42-17

7 April 1983
Cameroon  Flag of Cameroon.svg9167Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast
Scoring by half:35-20, 56-47
Senegal  Flag of Senegal.svg9064Flag of Mozambique.svg  Mozambique
Scoring by half:45-28, 45-36
Zaire  Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg7157Flag of Angola.svg  Angola
Scoring by half:31-24, 40-33

8 April 1983
Cameroon  Flag of Cameroon.svg7868Flag of Angola.svg  Angola
Scoring by half:42-31, 36-37
Mozambique  Flag of Mozambique.svg6864Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast
Scoring by half:43-28, 25-36
Zaire  Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg7268Flag of Senegal.svg  Senegal
Scoring by half:37-30, 37-38

Final standings

Qualified for the 1983 FIBA Women's World Cup

[5]

Awards

 1983 FIBA Africa Championship for Women Winners 
Flag of Zaire (1971-1997).svg
Zaire
First title
Most Valuable Player

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References

  1. "Schedule & results". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
  2. "Teams". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
  3. "Group standings". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06.
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  5. "Final standings". the-sports-org.com. Retrieved 2014-01-05.