Women's Sports: Great Britain's Olympic qualifier opponents revealed

GB's women have found out who they will face in their Olympic qualifiers in China

Great Britain’s women’s basketball team have found out their draw for their upcoming Olympic qualifiers.

GB’s women’s side will face China, Korea and Spain during their qualifiers for the competition in Tokyo next year. 

The qualifiers are set to take place in the Chinese city of Foshan in February, ahead of the Olympic competition that will take place in mid-July.

The Aomi Urban Sports Park has been announced as the venue for the basketball competitions at the Olympics.

During the qualifiers in February, the top three teams will make it through to Tokyo.

Great Britain currently rank 18th in the world standings, meanwhile Spain rank 3rd, China rank 8th, and Korea rank 19th.

The three other four-team qualifying groups will compete in Belgrade (Serbia), Bourges (France) and Ostende (Belgium).


Full Draw:
Belgrade, Serbia: Nigeria, USA, Serbia, Mozambique

Bourges, France: France, Puerto Rico, Brazil, Australia

Foshan, China: Korea, China, Great Britain, Spain

Ostend, Belgium: Canada, Japan, Sweden, Belgium 

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