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USA Basketball is one of 12 teams participating in the FIBA ​​Women’s World Cup 2022 in Sydney, Australia from September 21 to October 21. 1.

The United States women’s national basketball team is aiming for a fourth consecutive gold medal in the 11-day event, its last victory in Spain in 2018.

The teams are divided into two preliminary groups. China, United States, Belgium, Puerto Rico, Bosnia and Herzegovina and South Korea make up Group A. Group B includes Canada, France, Serbia, Australia, Japan and Mali .

All matches are televised on ESPN platforms. The championship game airs Saturday, October 1 at 2 a.m. ET on ESPN2.

Here’s all the information you need for the World Cup, including news and analysis.

FIBA World Cup Match Schedule

All games on ESPN+ unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday September 21

Puerto Rico 82, Bosnia and Herzegovina 58
United States 87, Belgium 72
Canada 67, Serbia 60
Japan 89, Mali 56

Thursday September 22

China 107, South Korea 44
France 70, Australia 57
United States 106, Puerto Rico 42
Serbia 69, Japan 64
Belgium 84, South Korea 61

Friday September 23

China 98, Bosnia and Herzegovina 51
Canada 59, France 45
Australia 118, Mali 58

Saturday September 24

United States 77, China 63
South Korea 99, Bosnia and Herzegovina 66
Belgium 68, Puerto Rico 65

Sunday September 25

France 74, Mali 59
Australia 69, Serbia 54
Canada 70, Japan 56
Bosnia & Herzegovina vs Belgium, 9:20 p.m. ET
Mali vs Serbia, 11:20 p.m. ET

Monday, September 26

USA vs. South Korea, midnight ET, ESPN2
Japan vs. France, 1:50 a.m. ET
Puerto Rico vs. China, 3:20 a.m. ET
Australia vs. Canada, 6:20 a.m. ET
South Korea vs. Puerto Rico, 9:20 p.m. ET
Belgium vs. China, 11:20 p.m. ET

Tuesday, September 27

Bosnia & Herzegovina vs. USA, midnight ET, ESPNU
Canada v. Mali, 1:50 a.m. ET
France vs Serbia, 3:20 a.m. ET
Japan vs. Australia, 6:20 a.m. ET

Wednesday, September 28

Quarterfinals, 9:50 p.m. ET, TBD

Thursday September 29

Quarterfinals, 12:20 a.m. ET
Quarterfinals, 3:50 a.m. ET
Quarterfinals, 6:20 a.m. ET, TBD

Friday September 30

Semifinals, 2:50 a.m. ET, TBD
Semifinals, 5:20 a.m. ET, TBD
Third-place game, 10:50 p.m. ET

Saturday October 1

Gold Medal Game, 2 a.m. ET, ESPN2

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