Six Liberty Players Stamp Their Tickets to Tokyo for 2020 Olympics

MIES (Switzerland) – The 12-team field for the Tokyo 2020 Women’s Olympic Basketball Tournament was confirmed following the completion of the four FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournaments.

The full list of Tokyo 2020 Women’s Olympic Basketball Tournament teams:

Australia
Belgium
Canada
China
France
Japan
Korea
Nigeria
Puerto Rico
Serbia
Spain
USA

Having won all three games, Canada emerged unbeaten from the Ostend, Belgium tournament with the host nation claiming the only other available qualification ticket alongside the automatically qualified Japan.

France utilized their home court advantage in Bourges, finishing with a 3-0 record and qualifying alongside Australia and Puerto Rico.

Meanwhile, the two tournaments in Belgrade, Serbia saw China, Korea, Nigeria, Spain and Serbia lock in their Tokyo 2020 berths, joining the automatically qualified USA.

– FIBA

LIBERTY PLAYERS TO PLAY IN THE 2020 OLYMPICS

Rebecca Allen | Australia

Thursday, 2/6- vs. France- L, 72-63
Game-High 20 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists

Saturday, 2/8-vs. Puerto Rico- W, 100-74
12 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists

Sunday, 2/9-vs. Brazil- W, 86-72
16 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists

Kia Nurse  & Nayo Raincock-Ekunwe | Canada

Nurse

Thursday, 2/6- vs. Belgium- W, 61-56
Game-High 19 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists

Saturday, 2/8-vs. Sweden- W, 80-50
10 points, 3 rebounds, 2 steals

Sunday, 2/9-vs. Japan- W, 70-68
19 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist

Raincock-Ekunwe

Thursday, 2/6- vs. Belgium- W, 61-56
7 points, 6 rebounds,

Saturday, 2/8-vs. Sweden- W, 80-50
3 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists

Sunday, 2/9-vs. Japan- W, 70-68
8 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist

Bria Hartley & Marine Johanńes | France

Hartley

Thursday, 2/6- vs. Australia- W, 72-63
13 points, 7  rebounds, 8 assists

Saturday, 2/8-vs. Brazil- W, 89-72
4 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists

Sunday, 2/9-vs. Puerto Rico- W, 89-51
6 points, 3 assists

Johanńes

Thursday, 2/6- vs. Australia- W, 72-63
13 points, 7  rebounds, 8 assists

Saturday, 2/8-vs. Brazil- W, 89-72
4 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists

Sunday, 2/9-vs. Puerto Rico- W, 89-51
16 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists

Han Xu | China

Thursday, 2/6- vs. Great Britain- W, 86-76
16 points, 5 rebounds, 3 blocks

Saturday, 2/8-vs. Spain- W, 64-62
8 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists

Sunday, 2/9-vs. Korea- W, 100-60
16 points, 8 rebounds, 2 blocks