12 players have been decided to participate in the 2023 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup.
On the 28th, the Korea Basketball Association said in a press release, “We have confirmed the final 12 women’s national basketball team for the 2023 Women’s Asian Cup.”
On the afternoon of the 27th, the 2023 Adult Women’s Performance Improvement Committee, held in the conference room at the Olympic Park tennis stadium, was attended by coach Jeong Seon-min and coach Choi Yoon-ah. The 24 preliminary entries and the final 12 players were confirmed.
In addition to Kang Iseul, Park Ji-soo (above KB Stars), and Jinan (BNK), the 12-member roster included Park Ji-hyun (Woori Bank) and Lee So-hee (BNK), a ‘duo born in 2000’ who grew up with great success in the 2022-2023 season. ㅋㅋㅋ벳
The competition is scheduled to be held in Sydney, Australia, from June 26 to July 2, and serves as a regional qualifier for women’s basketball at the 2024 Paris Olympics.The Korean national team, ranked 12th in the world rankings, will play in Group A against 2nd ranked China, 29th ranked New Zealand and 44th ranked Lebanon. The group stage will start with New Zealand at 10:00 am on June 26, Lebanon at 10:00 am on the 27th, and China at 4:00 pm on the 28th.