FIBA 3x3 Woman's World Series: Australian team set for Tokyo stop

FIBA 3x3 Woman's World Series: Australian team set for Tokyo stop

The next stop for the Australian woman’s 3x3 team is Tokyo, at the FIBA Woman’s World Series event to be held this weekend.

There will be six nations competing at the event, with Japan, China, Netherlands, Mongolia and Romania also taking part.

Japan, China, Netherlands and Mongolia will be familiar opposition for the Australian squad, after they were able to defeat those nations on the way to claiming the trophy at their last WWS event in Chengdu, China.

The Australian squad will be coached by Dave Biwer, with Alice Kunek, Maddie Garrick, Keely Froling, and Bec Cole making up the roster.

The six nations will be split up into two groups for Saturday’s pool play portion of the event, before Sunday will see quarter-final, semi-final and final action.

Australia will join Japan and the Netherlands in Pool B, and all games can be streamed live via the FIBA YouTube channel.

Team travelling to the WWS in Tokyo next weekend is:

Alice Kunek

Maddie Garrick

Keely Froling

Bec Cole

Coach – Dave Biwer

Physiotherapist – Jessica Thornton

Pool B – Saturday, September 21.

Australia v Japan – Tip-off is at 4:10pm (AEST)

Australia v Netherlands – Tip-off is at 5:25pm (AEST)

Full Schedule, scores and stats can be found here: https://womensseries.fiba3x3.com

Stream the games live here: https://www.youtube.com/fiba3x3/