|FIBA zone||FIBA Asia|
|FIBA 3x3 World Championships|
|Appearances||3 (2016, 2017, 2019)|
|Appearances||3 (2013, 2018, 2019)|
The Japan women's national 3x3 team is a national 3x3 basketball team of Japan,administered by the Japan Basketball Association.
It represents the country in international 3x3 (3 against 3) women's basketball competitions.
As of late 2019, the head coach was Torsten Loibl.
|2016 China||19th||4||0||4||Higano, Kawahara, Mori, Yoshitake|
|2017 France||13th||4||1||3||Tachikawa, Hanada , Iizuka , Yano|
|2019 Netherlands||13th||4||1||3||Iju, Miyashita, Mawuli, Kuribayashi|
|2018 Shenzhen||4th||Ishikawa, Maeda, Nagi, Tachikawa|
|2019 Changsha||3rd||4||3||1||Iju, Miyashita, Nishioka, Shinozaki|
|2018||2nd||6||5||1||Mawuli, Miyashita, Okuyama, Konno|
|Japan Women's National 3x3 Team roster|
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