After the raffle held on March 8 at the Santiago Grisolía Auditorium of the City of Arts and Sciences of Valencia in which the Women’s Selection met his rivals ahead of the group stage of the Eurobasket Women 2021 (will face, in this order, Belarus, Sweden and Slovakia); Spain already knows what time it will play its three games in this first round. The team led by Lucas Mondelo will play at the Fuente de San Luis Municipal Pavilion in Valencia at 21:00 hours.
On Thursday, June 17, the European champions in 2017 and 2019 will start the tournament against Belarus at 9:00 p.m. (one hour less in the Canary Islands). One day later Sweden will be measured at the same time. Spain will close the group stage against Slovakia on Sunday, June 20 at 9:00 p.m.
The best-ranked team in Group A will directly access the quarterfinals to be played on Wednesday 23rd. The semi-finals will take place on Saturday 26th and on Sunday 27th the two games of the fight for the medals will be decided (at 18:00 the bronze match and at 9:00 p.m. the grand final). The teams that finish second and third in each group will face each other in a preliminary round of eighth on Monday, June 21. In the case of Group A, these teams will cross in the second round with the teams from Group B, the other whose headquarters is Valencia.
Valencia will also host two of the four quarter-final matches (including, if classified, the National Team) and the final phase of the Women’s Eurobasket 2021. The other groups (C and D), the other two crosses of eighth and two other remaining quarterfinals will be played at the Strasbourg (France) venue.
Complete calendar of the Valencia groups
- Thursday June 17: Sweden vs Slovakia (12: 00h) and Belarus vs Spain (9:00 p.m.)
- Friday June 18: Slovakia vs Belarus (6:00 p.m.) and Spain vs Sweden (9:00 p.m.)
- Sunday June 20: Sweden vs Belarus (3:00 p.m.) and Spain vs Slovakia (9:00 p.m.)
- Thursday, June 17: Montenegro vs Greece (3:00 p.m.) and Serbia vs Italy (6:00 p.m.)
- Friday June 18: Greece vs Serbia (12: 00h) and Italy vs Montenegro (15: 00h)
- Sunday June 20: Montenegro vs Serbia (12: 00h) and Italy vs Greece (18: 00h)