This weekend in Salamanca the annual Spanish Womens Basketball League Queens Cup will be held. The top eight teams to finish the first round of the league will play to earn the Queen Cup status for the 2009 season. The favorite teams are host Perfumerias Avenida and Ros Casares whom participated in the Euroleague. Ros Casares last years Copa de la Reina Champion is thirsty for a cup win after losing in the quarterfinals of the Euroleague to CSKA Moscow. Perfumerias Avenida will also be hosting the Euroleague Womens League 2009 Final Four during the first weekend of April.

Below is the schedule of play. The games will be televised locally as well as streamed live online at

Friday March 6th

(1) 12:30 Ciudad Ros Casares vs Feve San José
(4) 16:00 Olesa Espanyol vs Soller Joventut Mariana
(2) 18:15 Rivas Ecópolis vs Real Club Celta Indepo
(3) 20:30 Perfumerías Avenida vs EBE Ibiza PDV

Saturday March 7th

16:45 (1) Winner Game 1 – Winner Game 4
19:00 (2) Winner Game 2 – Winner Game 3

Sunday March 8th

16:00 Winner Semifinal 1 – Winner Game Semifinal 2