Seedings announced for EuroCup Women 2021-22 draw
MUNICH (Germany) - The seedings for the EuroCup Women 2021-22 Regular Season draw have been confirmed, with teams set to find out their opponents later this week in Freising, Germany.
The draws for the upcoming EuroLeague Women and EuroCup Women campaigns will be streamed live on the official FIBA YouTube channel on Thursday, August 19, 2021, starting at 11:00 CET.
Divided into two geographical conferences, a total of 61 clubs will participate in the 2021-22 EuroCup Women campaign, including 26 teams entering the competition in the Qualifiers stage and the four arriving from the EuroLeague Women Qualifiers.
The seedings, based on the ranking of the club performances in the European Club Competitions in the last three seasons, are as follows:
Conference 1 - Regular Season
Seed 1: 2nd place ELW Qualifiers tournament Conference 1 – (Kayseri/Szekszard/Sepsi); 3rd place ELW Qualifiers tournament Conference 1 – (Kayseri/Szekszard/Sepsi); BC Nadezhda Orenburg (RUS); MKS Polkowice (POL); CBK Mersin Yenisehir Bld (TUR); Orman Genclik (TUR)
Seed 2: Aluinvent DVTK Miskolc (HUN); KS AZS AJP Gorzow (POL); Olympiacos SFP (GRE); Uni Gyor (HUN); WBC Enisey Krasnoyarsk (RUS); Neve David Ramla (ISR)
Seed 3: BC Prometey (UKR); Nika Syktyvkar (RUS); Nesibe Aydin (TUR); Panathinaikos AC (GRE); BC Horizont Minsk Region (BLR); KKZ Crvena Zvezda (SRB)
Seed 4: Winner ECW Conf. 1 Qualifiers pairing 1; Winner ECW Conf. 1 Qualifiers pairing 2; Winner ECW Conf. 1 Qualifiers pairing 3; Winner ECW Conf. 1 Qualifiers pairing 4; Winner ECW Conf. 1 Qualifiers pairing 5; Winner ECW Conf. 1 Qualifiers pairing 6
Based on a decision of the Board of FIBA Europe, clubs from Russia and clubs from Ukraine will be drawn in separate groups in the draw for the Regular Season.
Conference 1 – Qualifiers
Seeded: Sparta&K Moscow Region Vidnoje (RUS); Hatay BSB (TUR); Birevim Elazig Il Ozel Idare (TUR); NKA Universitas PEAC (HUN); KS Basket 25 Bydgoszcz (POL); A3 Basket Umea (SWE)
Non-seeded: Ludovika-FCSM Csata Budapest (HUN); KU AZS UMCS Lublin (POL); PAOK (GRE); Eleftheria Moschatou (GRE); Niki Lefkadas (GRE); Elitzur Holon (ISR)
Conference 2 – Regular Season
Seed 1: 2nd place ELW Qualifiers tournament Conference 2 – (Bourges/Schio/Valencia); 3rd place ELW Qualifiers tournament Conference 2 – (Bourges/Schio/Valencia); LDLC Asvel Feminin (FRA); Mithra Castors Braine (BEL); Villeneuve D'Ascq ESB (FRA); Lointek Gernika Bizkaia (ESP)
Seed 2: BCF Elfic Fribourg (SUI); KP Brno (CZE); MBK Ruzomberok (SVK); Roche Vendee BC (FRA); Rutronik Stars Keltern (GER); Basket Namur Capitale (BEL)
Seed 3: Tenerife (ESP); Kangoeroes Basket Mechelen (BEL); Estudiantes Madrid (ESP); BK Zabiny Brno (CZE); ASD Futur Virtus Bologna (ITA); Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 7
Seed 4: Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 8; Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 9; Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 10; Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 11; Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 12; Winner ECW Conf. 2 Qualifiers pairing 13
Conference 2 - Qualifiers
Seeded: Flammes Carolo Basket (FRA); Tarbes Gespe Bigorre (FRA); Duran Maquinaria Ensino (ESP); CB Islas Canarias (ESP); VOO Liege Basket (BEL); Clube Uniao Sportiva (POR); BBC Grengewald Hueschtert (LUX)
Non-seeded: Magnolia Basket Campobasso (ITA); Dinamo LAB ASD (ITA); Kortrijk Spurs (BEL); Piestanske Cajky (SVK); London Lions (GBR); Haukar (ISL); Ulriken Eagles (NOR)
Action will get underway in EuroCup Women 2021-22 season with the Qualifiers on September 23, with the start of the Regular Season slated for October 14.
About EuroCup Women
EuroCup Women is the second-tier women's club competition in Europe, with teams from across the continent competing in the 2021-22 campaign.
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