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BOOMERS DRAWN INTO GROUP H FOR 2019 FIBA WORLD CUP

The 2019 FIBA World Cup draw has been held with the Australian Boomers being selected into Group H alongside Lithuania, Canada and Senegal.

EMUS TEAM SELECTED FOR FIBA UNDER-19 WORLD CUP

Following a selection camp at BA’s Centre of Excellence, the Australian Emus team has been selected for the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup which will be held in Heraklion, Greece from June 29-July 7.

JERRIL RECHTER TO LEAD BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA

Basketball Australia today announced the appointment of Jerril Rechter as Chief Executive Officer.

AUSTRALIAN OFFICIALS TO REPRESENT AT IWBF U25 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The IWBF women’s Under-25 Wheelchair Basketball World Championships, which will feature the Australian Devils, will also see four officials represent Australia.

TOM WILSON'S BOOMERS BREAKTHROUGH

On July 3 2015, Tom Wilson left the court in the Under-19 FIBA World Cup Quarter-Final against Turkey with a potential knee injury and his dreams of representing his country dashed.

BOOMERANGS SQUAD NAMED FOR 2019 INAS GLOBAL GAMES

Ahead of the 2019 INAS Global Games, the Australian Boomerangs have named their preliminary squad for a Melbourne camp from March 16-17.

2019 U18 CHAMPS AND KEVIN COOMBS CUP TO PROVIDE BOOST TO TOWNSVILLE COMMUNITY

Following the devastation of the Queensland floods in February, Townsville Basketball Association are on track to host the 2019 Under-18 Championships and Kevin Coombs Cup for the second time in three years from April 13-20.

HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA AWARDS NIGHT

The 2019 Basketball Australia Awards night will see eight people across the Contributor, Official and Player categories inducted into the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame on May 10 in Melbourne.

POOLS ANNOUNCED FOR FIBA 3X3 WORLD CUP QUALIFIER

Australia's path to the FIBA 3x3 World Cup has been made clearer with the pools for the men's and women's qualifier, held between May 4-5, announced.

BOOMERS FALL TO IRAN IN FINAL FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER

The Australian Boomers have concluded their FIBA World Cup qualifying campaign on a sour note, falling to Iran 74-85.

ADAM CAPORN TO REPLACE ANDREJ LEMANIS AS BOOMERS HEAD COACH FOR FINAL FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER

Australian Boomers head coach Andrej Lemanis will return home prior to the final game of the FIBA World Cup qualifiers in order to prepare for the NBL playoffs.

NEW BOOMERS MAKE LIGHT WORK OF KAZAKHSTAN IN FIBA WC QUALIFIER

It was a new-look team for the Australian Boomers but the result was the same as they made light work of Kazakhstan, succeeding 81-60, to begin the final window of FIBA World Cup qualifiers.

UPDATED- TEN BOOMERS DEBUTANTS NAMED FOR FINAL FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER WINDOW

The Australian Boomers will welcome ten new faces for the sixth and final FIBA World Cup qualifying window when they visit Kazakhstan and Iran next week.

GEMS SQUAD ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 FIBA UNDER-19 WORLD CUP

The Australian Gems’ preparations for the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup are underway with a squad announced for a camp in May.

NEW LOOK GLIDERS COMPLETE 2019 OSAKA CUP

As they begin a rebuilding phase ahead of the 2020 Paralympics, a new-look Australian Gliders outfit has completed the 2019 Osaka Cup in Japan.

2019 UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 6

All the results and final standings from Day 6 of the 2019 Australian U20 and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Canberra at Basketball Austraila's Centre of Excellence.

2019 UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 5

Results and top performers from Day 5 of the 2019 Australian U20 and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Canberra at Basketball Austraila's Centre of Excellence.

2019 UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 4

Results and top performers from Day 4 of the 2019 Australian U20 and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Canberra at Basketball Austraila's Centre of Excellence.