December 17, 2016
To cut down on travel in the quadruple round robin, all matchups on Saturday were repeats of the games from Thursday.
Breanna Stewart and Shanghai made quick work of Henan again 86-59. It was also a repeat result in Guangdong with Beijing beating Yelena Leuchanka and the hosts 82-71.
Shanghai vs. Henan 86-59 SH Stewart 28/11r Gong 10 HA Parker 15/9r Huang 14
Guangdong vs. Beijing 71-82 GD Leuchanka 21/13r Shen 17 Huang 16 BJ Shao 19/7a Liu 13 Shi 12 Fowles 10/11r Gao 10
Results in this group were the reverse of what happened in the last games. The trio of Ma Xueya, Glory Johnson, and Wang Lili were enough for Xinjiang to hold of Li Meng, Jin Jiabao, and Shenyang 89-83. Bayi started well as they beat Wei Wei and Shanxi 84-72.
Shenyang vs. Xinjiang 83-89 SY Li 29 Jin 22/6r Zhao 19/6r XJ Ma 26/11r Johnson 23/16r Wang 20 Peng 16
Bayi vs. Shanxi 84-72 81 Sun MR 18/13r Zhang 18 Sun MX 14 Pan 11 Wang 11 SN Wei 20/10r Wu 15 Loyd 13 Wang 10
Sichuan continued their strategy of constantly feeding Tina Charles the ball against Shandong, but they nearly lost to the balanced effort of Wang Yingzhu before prevailing 80-79. Crystal Langhorne and Heilongjiang avenged their previous loss in Liaoning 76-55.
Sichuan vs. Shandong 80-79 SC Charles 46/26r Yang 10 SD Wang YZ 22 Ji 17/6r Cao 15 An 13 Wang SY 10/7r
Liaoning vs. Heilongjiang 55-76 LN Bone 15/12r/6a Liang 11 HL Langhorne 28/9r/7s Cao 17/11r Ji 17/6r