Emma Meesseman, sparkling throughout the world championship, was chosen in the base five of the tournament. Our compatriot turned 18.5 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game average.
The 25-year-old had already enjoyed this honor last summer at the Euro, where the Belgians had won bronze. Emma Meesseman presents the second best evaluation of the tournament. She is the second best scorer and she has the most rebounds.
She was one of the driving forces behind the incredible journey of Belgian cats in Tenerife. For their first participation, the Belgians reached the last four and finished in 4th place after another excellent performance against Spain in the small final. This individual award is also a recognition of the collective achievements of our national team.
The interior of Ekaterinburg is accompanied in this team by the Australian Liz Cambage (23.8 pts, 10.5 rebounds, 2.8 counters), the Americans Breanna Stewart (16.3 pts, 6.3 rebounds) and Diana Taurasi (12.2 points, 3.7 helps) and the Spaniard Astou Ndour (14.1 pts, 4.1 rebounds). Stewart is also the MVP, the best player of the tournament.
The American Brittney Griner she was named the best player in the final, won by the USA against Australia 73-56.