Great Britain Senior Women have named their final 12-player squad for their opening EuroBasket Women 2019 Qualifier against Israel, tonight.
Chema Buceta’s side open their campaign in Manchester with the game expected to be streamed live on FIBA’s YouTube channel.
Jo Leedham-Warner and Temi Fagbenle headline the squad with half of the roster plying their trade in the WBBL including Nottingham Wildcats duo Siobhan Prior and Hannah Shaw.
The second game in the group sees GB travel to Kozani to face Greece on Wednesday.
Siobhan Prior, Nottingham Wildcats
Georgia Jones, Manchester Mystics
Stef Collins, Cardiff Met Archers
Rachael Vanderwal, Ferrol (Spain)
Chantelle Handy, Team Northumbria
Eilidh Simpson, Cardiff Met Archers
Jo Leedham-Warner, Villeneuve (France)
Azania Stewart, TTT Riga (Latvia)
Temi Fagbenle, Minnesota Lynx (WNBA)/CCC Polkowice (Poland)
Hannah Shaw, Nottingham Wildcats
Hannah Sunley-Paisley, Reze (France)
Melita Emanuel-Carr, CABC Basket (France)
Brad has been a writer for Hoopsfix since 2014 and has also had freelance roles at the BBL and with FIBA – working at two Women’s EuroBasket tournaments. Contact: [email protected]