the head of the International basketball Federation (FIBA) the Haman Niang commented on the decision of the organization to trust Australia host the world Cup in 2022 on basketball among women. The competition is also claimed by Russia.

“the Central Council saw two excellent presentations from two strong national basketball federations – the owl Nyanga press service of the FIBA. – I would like to thank Russia, and Australia for their outstanding work. However, the world Cup can only take one country and it was Australia”.

the world Cup in basketball among women will be held from September to October 2022 in Sydney. For Australia this world Cup will be the second in the history of the country, for the first time the Australians have attended this competition in 1994 when the tournament winner was the team of Brazil.