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DEVILS DEFEAT GERMANY TO OPEN U25 WORLD CHAMPS CAMPAIGN

The Australian Devils are off to the perfect start at the 2019 IWBF Under-25 World Championships, beating Germany 55-37 in their opening game of the tournament.

BOOMERS ANNOUNCE SQUAD FOR 2019 FIBA BASKETBALL WORLD CUP

A 17-man squad has been announced for the Australian Boomers from which the final team for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in China, held between August 31 – September 15, will be selected.

AUSSIES IN THE WNBA – 2019 SEASON

With the 2019 WNBA season getting underway this weekend, take a look at who will be flying the Aussie flag as well as the range of Chemist Warehouse WNBL talent on show.

DEVILS AIMING FOR THIRD STRAIGHT PODIUM AT IWBF U25 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Devils tip off their IWBF Under-25 World Championships campaign on May 23, aiming to equal or better their silver medal winning performances from the previous two tournaments.

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE ROUND 7 RECAP

The Centre of Excellence men have caused a major upset, beating the previously undefeated Ballarat Miners to highlight Round 7 of the 2019 NBL1 season.

SEVERAL AUSTRALIAN OFFICIALS APPOINTED TO UPCOMING INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENTS

A number of Australian referees have been announced to officiate at upcoming tournaments in both 5x5 and 3x3 basketball.

AUSTRALIA OUT TO DEFEND PODIUM FINISHES AT 2019 FIBA 3X3 ASIA CUP

The Australian men and women are aiming to defend their podium finishes at the 2019 FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup with the announcement of their respective teams for the tournament held in China between May 24-26.

BEN SIMMONS COMMITS TO BOOMERS FOR 2019 FIBA WORLD CUP

Ben Simmons has confirmed he will represent the Australian Boomers in the team’s upcoming events including the 2019 FIBA World Cup and warm-up games against Canada and USA Basketball.

SQUADS ANNOUNCED FOR FIBA UNDER-17 OCEANIA CHAMPIONSHIPS

The selection process for the 2021 FIBA Under-19 World Cup has begun with the announcement of the men’s and women’s squads for the 2019 FIBA Under-17 Oceania Championships this August.

GEMS NARROW SQUAD FOR 2019 FIBA U19 WORLD CUP SELECTION CAMP

After a successful first camp in May, the Australian Gems have narrowed their squad for a final selection camp to be held at the Centre of Excellence from May 30 – June 2 ahead of the FIBA Under-19 World Cup.

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE ROUND 6 NBL1 RECAP

Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence men's and women's teams have come up empty on a double-header road trip to Knox and Waverley in Round 6 of the 2019 NBL1 season.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA AND NBL FORM LANDMARK PARTNERSHIP

Basketball Australia (BA) and the National Basketball League (NBL) have signed a landmark agreement that will continue to grow the sport from the grassroots to the elite level of the game in Australia.

2019 INTERNATIONAL PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Alongside the acknowledgment of our past with those inducted into the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame, the International Player of the Year awards have been recognised to honour the current contribution of our national players.

U25 DEVILS TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR IWBF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Devils U25 Junior Women wheelchair basketball team has been selected to represent Australia to attend the IWBF World Championships in Suphanburi, Thailand from the 20th – 29th May.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA STAYS HYDRATED WITH AQUALYTE

Basketball Australia today announced a renewed partnership with premium hydration brand Aqualyte, which will see Australian national teams including the Boomers, Chemist Warehouse Opals, Rollers and Gliders continue to be supplied with Aqualyte’s range of hydration products.

POOLS ANNOUNCED FOR FIBA 3X3 WORLD CUP

After the FIBA 3x3 World Cup Qualifiers concluded yesterday in Puerto Rico, the Pools for the FIBA 3x3 World Cup to be held in Amsterdam have been announced

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- LAUREN JACKSON

The most decorated Australian basketballer and one of the world’s greatest players, Lauren Jackson’s induction into the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame was never in doubt.

AUSTRALIAN MEN & WOMEN QUALIFY FOR FIBA 3X3 WORLD CUP

San Juan, Puerto Rico: Both the Australian men’s and women’s teams have qualified for the FIBA 3x3 World Cup to be held in Amsterdam June 18-23.