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Chemist Warehouse Opals produce emphatic response to advance to final four

The Chemist Warehouse Opals are through to the semi-final of the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup, after comfortably defeating Chinese Taipei, 90-51, on Saturday morning.

The National under-14 Club Championships set to tip-off on Sunday

The 2019 Under-14 National Club Championships are nearly upon us.

Chemist Warehouse Opals fall to China in tight tussle

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals faced a familiar opponent on Thursday night, falling to China, 70-69, in what was an enthralling, physical match-up.

Chemist Warehouse Opals remain undefeated with big win over New Zealand

BENGALURU, INDIA - The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals remain undefeated at the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup, after beating New Zealand, 82-44 on Wednesday night.

Ezi Magbegor: Hard work pays off as WNBA and Tokyo 2020 dreams await

For Ezi Magbegor, April 10 would be a day like no other. The 2019 WNBA draft was inching closer, and she had no idea on what the future would bring.

Chemist Warehouse Opals start FIBA Womens Asia Cup in dominant fashion

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals could hardly have been more dominant in their FIBA Women’s Asia Cup opener, leading from start to finish on their way to a 123-57 win over the Philippines in Bengaluru, India.

FIBA 3x3 WWS: Australian women take gold in Tokyo

The Australian women’s 3x3 team has secured gold in Tokyo, taking out the latest stop of the Women’s World Series in Japan.

FIBA 3x3 WWS: Australia split first two games in Tokyo

The Australian woman’s 3x3 team split their two-game set in Tokyo on Saturday afternoon

Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals announce team for FIBA Women's Asia Cup

After completing a week long training camp at the AIS in Canberra, the Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals will now fly to Bengaluru, India, for the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup.

Under-16 Australian teams named for FIBA Asia Championships

Newly appointed Bendigo Spirit WNBL mentor, Tracy York, and Melbourne United assistant coach, Justin Schueller, will lead the Australian teams set to contest upcoming FIBA Under-16 Asia Championships.

Chemist Warehouse Opals finish Canberra training camp with big win over China

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals made a triumphant return to Canberra on Thursday night, running away with a commanding 98-63 win over the visiting Chinese team.

Refreshed Jenna O'Hea ready for packed 2019-20 calendar

Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals captain, Jenna O’Hea is heading into a jam-packed period of domestic and national team campaigns feeling “refreshed”, after overcoming some nagging off-season injuries - most notably bone bruising in her foot

Defence sparks Chemist Warehouse Opals win over China

CANBERRA - On the back of a strong defensive performance in the second half, the Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals defeated China 87-76, on Tuesday afternoon.

Boomers fall to France in defensive showdown

The 2019 FIBA World Cup ended in heartbreak for Australia, as the Boomers went down 67-59 to France in the bronze medal game.

Boomers set meet familiar rival in battle for bronze

Sunday night’s bronze medal game against France will be a test of the Boomers’ resilience and focus. Losing in double-overtime to Spain hurts, but the job is not yet done. While gold and silver are off the table, bronze is still there for the taking. 

Boomers drop heartbreaker to Spain in double-overtime

It was heartbreak in Beijing for the Boomers, as they fell to Spain, 95-88, in what could only be described as a battle of epic proportions

Golden opportunity: Boomers face Spain in FIBA World Cup semi-final

Written by Oliver Kay For the Boomers, the time is now. Under the shining lights of the FIBA World Cup, Australia has proven its ability to rise to the occasion, a squad more than capable of matching it with the