Natalya Zhedik Russian Federation

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

11 Jul 1988

Height

1.84m

Weight

74kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

BASKETBALL

Natalya Zhedik competed in BASKETBALL

Did you know?

  • An Olympic basketball match is 40 minutes long, made up of four 10-minute quarters.
  • Both Olympic tournaments contain 12 teams playing in pools of six, with the best eight teams qualifying for the quarter-finals.
  • Men's basketball was introduced to the Olympics in 1936, with women given their own competition in 1976.
  • The American men won the first seven Olympic titles, with their 62-match winning streak eventually ending in a controversial final defeat by the USSR in 1972.
  • Great Britain is fielding men's and women's basketball teams at London 2012 - the first time they have competed at the Olympics since London last hosted the Games in 1948.

Appearances for Natalya Zhedik

Date Event Won
11 Aug Women's Basketball Bronze Medal Game
9 Aug Women's Basketball Semi-final 2
7 Aug Women's Basketball Quarter-final 3 Won
5 Aug Women's Basketball Group B Game 49
3 Aug Women's Basketball Group B Game 38
1 Aug Women's Basketball Group B Game 28 Won
30 Jul Women's Basketball Group B Game 16 Won
28 Jul Women's Basketball Group B Game 2 Won