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Australians on a high after beating the big-dogs of basketball world

Australian basketballer Cameron Bairstow is looking forward to bragging rights when he goes back to his College team in the USA.

Cadee brilliance drives Aussies past US

Australia’s Emerging Boomers have made an emphatic statement at the World University Games, defeating the powerful USA 93-84 after trailing by as many as 10 points in the third term.

Aussies drop WUG shootout to Canada

The Emerging Boomers’ winning streak has come to an end at seven, losing a thrilling 92-83 shootout to Canada at the World University Games in Russia on Wednesday.

Emerging Boomers wear down plucky Swedes

Australia has continued their winning ways at the World University Games, but they were made to work hard for their second victory by a plucky Sweden on Monday night.

Aussies blitz World Uni Games opener

The Emerging Boomers have carried their Stankovic Cup form into the World University Games, demolishing the Czech Republic 85-57 in their opening game on Sunday.

Emerging Boomers win Stankovic Cup

Australia’s best young basketballers have won the Stankovic Cup in Lanzhou, China, completing a 5-0 whitewash of the tournament with a 76-61 win over Nigeria on Tuesday.

Emerging Boomers dispatch Germany

The was no second-half lapse this time as Australia dispatched Germany 79-64 on Sunday to take their record to 4-0 at the Stankovic Cup in Lanzhou, China.

Aussies keep unbeaten run in Stankovic Cup

Australia has kept their unbeaten run through the Stankovic Cup alive with a tense 72-68 win over Puerto Rico in Lanzhou on Saturday.

Aussies win thrilling Stankovic Cup opener

Behind the clutch play of Jason Cadee and Cameron Bairstow, Australia started the Stankovic Cup in Lanzhou on Thursday night with a tough 62-59 win over Argentina.

Emerging Boomers Talent Ready for Stankovic Cup

The Australian Men’s Team destined for the 2013 World University Games (WUG) arrived in China on Wednesday ahead of the 2013 Stankovic Continental Cup eager to add to Australia’s already impressive medal collection at the tournament.

Australian teams named for 2013 World University Games

The Australian Men’s and Women’s teams have been announced for the 2013 World University Games, tipping off in Kazan, Russia next month.

Mills stays with Spurs for next NBA season

Australian Boomers star guard Patty Mills is staying in San Antonio after exercising his option for a one-year extension with the Spurs for the 2013/14 NBA season.

Emerging Boomers squad in camp for Uni Games spots

Recent Australian Boomers debutants Cameron Bairstow and Iggy Hadziomerovic headline the Emerging Boomers squad named for a five-day camp at the BA National Centre of Excellence starting today.

Ingles eyes Spanish ACB title

Australian Boomers star Joe Ingles and his FC Barcelona Regal have forced a deciding fifth game in the Spanish ACB Finals, winning Game Four 73-62 over Real Madrid.

China withstand Boomers' charge to win Game Four

The Australian Boomers late rally was not enough to stop China claiming their first win on home soil of the Sino-Australia Challenge, edging a 88-81 victory in Yongcheng City tonight.

2013 FIBA Oceania Championships tickets now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for the highly anticipated Australian Boomers and Jayco Australian Opals double-header in Canberra as part of the 2013 FIBA Oceania Championships this August.

Brilliant Boomers take thrilling win over China

The Australian Boomers take a 2-1 series lead after a brilliant 68-65 win over China in Game Three of the Sino-Australia Challenge in Tianjin City tonight.

Boomers set for Sino-Australia Challenge Game 3

The Australian Boomers face their first game on Chinese soil under new Head Coach Andrej Lemanis, hoping to take an advantage in tonight’s Game Three of the Sino-Australia Challenge.