2019–20 Úrvalsdeild kvenna (basketball)

The 2019–20 Úrvalsdeild kvenna is the 63rd season of the Úrvalsdeild kvenna, the top tier women's basketball league on Iceland.

Domino's deild kvenna1
Competition details
Teams 8
Games played 12
Dates 2 October 2019 – May 2020
TV Stöð 2 Sport
Statistical leaders
Points Daniela Wallen Morillo
29.0
Rebounds Daniela Wallen Morillo
16.3
Assists Danielle Rodriguez
7.7
2020–21 →
All statistics correct as of 17 October 2019.
1 Sponsored league name, referring to Úrvalsdeild kvenna.

Competition format

The participating teams first play a conventional round-robin schedule with every team playing each opponent twice "home" and twice "away" for a total of 28 games. The top four teams qualify for the championship playoffs whilst the bottom team will be relegated to 1. deild kvenna.

Teams

Team City, Region Arena Head coach
Breiðablik Kópavogur Smárinn Ívar Ásgrímsson
Grindavík Grindavík Smárinn Jóhann Árni Ólafsson
Haukar Hafnarfjörður Schenkerhöllin Ólöf Helga Pálsdóttir
Keflavík Keflavík TM Höllin Jón Halldór Eðvaldsson
KR Reykjavík DHL-Höllin Benedikt Guðmundsson
Skallagrímur Borgarnes Fjósið Guðrún Ósk Ámundadóttir
Snæfell Stykkishólmur Fjárhúsið Baldur Þorleifsson
Valur Reykjavík Origo-völlurinn Darri Freyr Atlason

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyPosition in tableReplaced withDate of appointment
Snæfell Baldur Þor­leifs­sonEnd of contractMarch 2019Off-season Gunn­lag­ur Smára­son[1]25 May 2019
Keflavík Jón GuðmundssonResigned30 April 2019 Jón Halldór Eðvaldsson[2]8 May 2019
Breiðablik Antonio D’AlberoEnd of contract18 June 2019 Ívar Ásgrímsson[3]18 June 2019
Skallagrímur Biljana StankovićEnd of contract2019 Guðrún Ósk ÁmundadóttirSeptember 2019

Regular season

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Valur 3 3 0 282 198 +84 6 Qualification to playoffs
2 KR 3 2 1 232 224 +8 4
3 Keflavík 3 2 1 233 190 +43 4
4 Haukar 3 2 1 226 187 +39 4
5 Skallagrímur 3 2 1 208 185 +23 4
6 Snæfell 3 1 2 205 226 21 2
7 Breiðablik 3 0 3 173 243 70 0
8 Grindavík 3 0 3 164 270 106 0 Relegated
Updated to match(es) played on 17 October 2019. Source: kki.is

Notable occurrences

References

  1. "Gísli og Gunnlaugur taka við Snæfelli". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 29 May 2015. Retrieved 21 September 2019.
  2. Davíð Eldur (8 May 2019). "Jón Halldór og Hörður Axel taka við Keflavík – Finnur aðstoðar Sverri". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  3. "Ívar til Breiðabliks". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 28 May 2019. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  4. Guðmundur Hilmarsson (12 April 2019). "Lovísa gengur til liðs við Hauka". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). Retrieved 14 April 2019.
  5. Ólafur Þór Jónsson (13 May 2019). "Hildur Björg til KR". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  6. Sindri Sverrisson (15 May 2019). "Stórveldi ekki með nema skuld verði greidd". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 May 2019.
  7. Anton Ingi Leifsson (24 May 2019). "Íslandsmeistararnir þétta raðirnar". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  8. Óskar Ófeigur Jónsson (7 June 2019). "Stjarnan þriðja félagið á fjórum árum sem hættir við þátttöku í Domino´s deild kvenna". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 7 June 2019.
  9. Ástrós Ýr Eggertsdóttir (18 June 2019). "Blikar taka sæti Stjörnunnar". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  10. Ólafur Þór Jónsson (20 June 2019). "Danielle til KR". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 20 June 2019.
  11. "Finnsk landsliðskona til Snælfells". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 27 June 2019. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  12. "Chandler Smith til Snæfells". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). 9 July 2019. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
  13. "Johnson úr KR í Val". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 8 July 2019. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  14. Ólafur Þór Jónsson (10 July 2019). "Bríet til Grindavíkur". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  15. Ólafur Þór Jónsson (23 August 2019). "Komnar og farnar í Dominos deild kvenna". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 24 August 2019.
  16. Davíð Eldur (30 August 2019). "Bryndís Guðmundsdóttir leggur skóna á hilluna "Fer sátt frá borði"". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  17. Davíð Eldur (8 September 2019). "Margrét Kara með KR í vetur?". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  18. Helgi Hrafn Ólafsson (11 September 2019). "Dönsk landsliðskona til Skallagríms – Hesseldal í Borgarnes". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 11 September 2019.
  19. Óskar Ófeigur Jónsson (17 October 2019). "Atvikið þegar læknirinn fékk tæknivíti fyrir að spyrja hvort hún mætti hjálpa meiddum liðsfélaga". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 17 October 2019.
  20. Kristinn Páll Teitsson (17 October 2019). "Dómaranefnd KKÍ: Mistök að refsa leikmanni KR í gær". Fréttablaðið (in Icelandic). Retrieved 17 October 2019.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.