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GEMS SECURE FIRST WIN WITH HARD FOUGHT PERFORMANCE AGAINST HUNGARY

Powered by an unstoppable Alexandra Fowler, the Gems secured their first win of the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Women's World Cup with a dominant 81-71 win over Hungary in Bangkok.

GEMS FALL TO USA IN FIBA U-19 WORLD CUP OPENER

It was a challenging FIBA World Cup opener for the Gems at the Thai-Japanese Stadium in Bangkok. The USA's size and athleticism proved too much for Australia to overcome as the Gems fell 79-56.

GEMS READY TO TAKE ON WORLD AT FIBA U-19 WORLD CUP

Find out all you need to know ahead of the Gems’ FIBA Under-19 World Cup campaign in Bangkok, Thailand, July 20-28.

CANADA ANNOUNCE THE 29 PLAYERS INVITED TO FIBA WC TRAINING CAMP

Featuring 17 NBA players, Canada Basketball today announced the squad from which the team will be selected for the 2019 FIBA World Cup as well as the Boomers vs. Canada Basketball games in Perth at RAC Arena on August 16 and 17.

EMUS DEFEAT MALI ON THE BUZZER TO FINISH SECOND IN GROUP B

Sam Froling hit a three-pointer with just 2.3 seconds remaining to give the Emus the victory over the previously undefeated Mali, seeing them finish in second place in Group B.

EMUS SECURE FIRST WIN AT U19 WORLD CUP AGAINST LATVIA

The Australian Emus defeated Latvia 81-52 to secure their first win at the Under-19 FIBA World Cup, as eleven different Emus hit the scoreboard.

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.

EMERGING ROLLERS FINISH 4TH AT FAZZA TOURNAMENT IN DUBAI

The Emerging Rollers team finished in fourth position after a 52-38 loss to Germany in the third-place playoff game on Tuesday.

SQUADS NAMED FOR U-16 NATIONAL CAMPS

The list of 44 athletes to participate in the camp held at Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence from May 3-5, have been named.

ROLLERS DEFEAT POLAND TO ADVANCE TO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS SEMI-FINAL

A strong second half from the Rollers have seen them advance to the 2018 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship Semi-Final, progressing past Poland 83-70

GREAT BRITAIN PROVE TOO STRONG FOR AUSTRALIAN GLIDERS

An impressive shooting performance from Great Britain has seen them hand the Gliders their third loss in a row at the 2018 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship coming away with a 25 point victory, 63-38.

Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals complete successful 4 Nations Tournament

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals completed the 4 Nations Tournament in China, having won five out of six games.

AUSTRALIAN BOOMERS TO TAKE ON USA’S PAC-12 COLLEGE ALL-STARS IN MELBOURNE

The Boomers will take on USA’s PAC-12 College All-Stars in a double header in Melbourne.

Bogut back for the Boomers in Lithuanian defeat

A big final quarter from the home team delivered the victory for Lithuania, in the first of two games against the Australian Boomers.

GEMS THROUGH TO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SEMIS

The Jayco Australian Gems fast start set the agenda for their 83-46 defeat of China at the 2015 FIBA U19 Women’s World Championships on Friday night.

Emerging Boomers defeat Finland

Australia defeated Finland 82-69 at the 2015 World University Games, and are within one win of the quarter finals.

McCarron Relishing Emerging Boomers Opportunity

The World University Games in South Korea, is just another impressive marker on the basketball resume of Mitch McCarron.

Emerging Boomers begin World Uni Games with a win

The Emerging Boomers got their 2015 World University Games campaign off to a great start with a convincing 46-point win over Chinese Taipei on Saturday.