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AUSSIES THROUGH TO QUARTER FINALS AS WILDCATS TOP POOL

The Jr. NBA World Championships continued on Thursday morning as the Bulleen Boomers and Eltham Wildcats continued their impressive play, qualifying for the knockout stages of the tournament.

AUSSIES KICK OFF JR NBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH THREE WINS

The Jr. NBA World Championship kicked off last night with the Bulleen Boomers and Eltham Wildcats representing Asia Pacific in one of two international pools.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA ANNOUNCES DELLY AS NEW AUSSIE HOOPS AMBASSADOR

Basketball Australia is thrilled to announce that Australian Boomer, two-time Olympian and NBA Champion Matthew Dellavedova has joined Australian Opals legend Lauren Jackson as an official Aussie Hoops Ambassador.

AUSTRALIAN CLUBS REPRESENT ASIA-PACIFIC AT JR. NBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Eltham Wildcats and Bulleen Boomers are currently in Orlando, Florida representing the Asia-Pacific region at the Jr. NBA World Championships.

EMUS ADVANCE TO QUARTER FINALS AFTER EMPHATIC WIN OVER NEW ZEALAND

The Australian Emus have defeated New Zealand 111-62 to advance to the Under-18 Asia Championships Quarter Finals.

EMUS REMAIN UNBEATEN WITH COMMANDING WIN OVER BAHRAIN

Every active player scored for the Emus as they cruised to a 107-42 victory over Bahrain in their second game of the Under-18 Asia Championships.

EMUS DISMANTLE THAILAND IN ASIA CUP OPENER

The Emus have begun their Under-18 Asia Championships in style with an ominous 75-point win over host nation Thailand.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA ANNOUNCE 20 PLAYER CHEMIST WAREHOUSE AUSTRALIAN OPALS WORLD CUP SQUAD FOR SELECTION CAMP

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have announced the squad that will attend the selection camp for the upcoming 2018 FIBA World Cup.

BOOMERS ANNOUNCE 24-MAN SQUAD FOR UPCOMING FIBA WC QUALIFIERS

Mitch Creek and young guns Josh Green and Jock Landale are among the 24-man squad named for the upcoming FIBA World Cup qualifiers.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA STATEMENT

Basketball Australia will not appeal the sanctions handed down by FIBA’s Disciplinary Panel following the Australian Boomers’ game against the Philippines on 3 July.

Sapphires claim Bronze with stunning come-back win over Hungary

The Australian Sapphires have stormed home to claim Bronze with a 26-14 last quarter to defeat Hungary 57-51.

Sapphires fall to France, will play for Bronze

The Australian Sapphires’ hopes of winning back-to-back gold medals at the U-17 World Championships has ended at the hands of the French on Saturday night.

Sapphires advance to Semi-Finals with win over Italy

The Australian Sapphires have advanced to the Semi-Finals after defeating Italy 64-46 in the Quarter Finals on Friday night.

Emus squad named for U18 Asian Championships

The U18 Emus squad has been announced today with the Under-18 Asia Championships now only weeks away.

Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence announces new Scholarship Holders

The Centre of Excellence is excited to announce a new crop of players that will receive scholarships for the second half of the 2018 school year.

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.

SAPPHIRES INTO QUARTER FINALS WITH BIG WIN OVER NEW ZEALAND

The Australian Sapphires have defeated New Zealand 77-37 overnight to advance to the quarter finals of the U-17 World Championships.

SAPPHIRES TOP GROUP D WITH VICTORY OVER CANADA

The Australian Sapphires have completed the group phase undefeated with a 64-48 win over FIBA America’s Runners up Canada.