|15 March 2014|
The Official Draw for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women took place on Saturday evening at Ciragan Palace.
|Draw results 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women|
Here are the four groups which consist of four teams each.
Group A (Ankara): 1. Brazil; 2. Japan; 3. Spain; 4. Czech Republic.
Group B (Ankara): 1. Mozambique; 2. Turkey; 3. France; 4. Canada
Group C (Istanbul): 1. Korea; 2. Cuba; 3. Australia; 4. Belarus.
Group D (Istanbul): 1. Serbia; 2. China; 3. USA; 4. Angola.
The Group Phase will take place from 27 to 30 September, and the Final Phase from 1 to 5 October.
In attendance for this milestone event on the Road to Turkey 2014 were distinguished guests including: the Chairman and CEO of The Coca-Cola Company, Mr Muhtar Kent; the Turkish Director General of Sports, Mr Mehmet Baykan; the President of the Turkish Basketball Federation, Mr Turgay Demirel; the President of FIBA, Mr Yvan Mainini; the Secretary General Emeritus of FIBA, Mr Borislav Stankovic; the Secretary General of FIBA, Mr Patrick Baumann.
They were joined by representatives of the participating team delegations - including head coaches and officials - as well as members of the Turkish and foreign media.
Click here to find out more about the competition system and here for the full schedule (please note that the times of the games will be determined at a later stage and that the order in which the games are listed does not reflect the order in which they will be played).
Tickets for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women will go on sale in April.
Visit www.fiba.com/turkey2014 to find out more.