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Basketball Australia and Spalding Continue to Play Ball

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce it has signed a new multi-year partnership agreement with premium sporting goods brand Spalding.

The Australian Spinners U23 Junior Men travel to the Kitakyushu Cup Tournament in Japan

The Australian Spinners U23 Junior Men wheelchair basketball travel party has been selected to take part in the Kitakyushu Cup Tournament in Japan from 21 – 24 November.

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals Advance to Olympic Qualifiers

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have taken the next step towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, successfully qualifying for the FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament in February next year.

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals sail through first game in Malaysia

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have sailed through their first game of the FIBA Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Malaysia last night defeating Chinese Taipei by 33 points.

Leilani Mitchell at the 2019 Asia Cup, AUS v TPE

Chemist Warehouse Opals Travel to Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament

The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have begun their journey to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, travelling to Kuala Lumpur for the FIBA Women’s Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

Women's 3x3 Olympics dream remains alive

The Olympic dream remains alive for the Australian women who have booked a spot in FIBA’s 3x3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament (OQT) to be held in India from the 18th to 22nd of March 2020.

Australia Shines at INAS Global Games

The INAS Global Games concluded in Brisbane on the weekend with brilliant results achieved by the Pearls and Boomerangs.

Werribee Basketball to host 2021 Australian Under-18 Championships & Kevin Coombs Cup

Basketball Australia is thrilled to announce Werribee Basketball has secured the hosting rights of the 2021 Australian U18 Championships and Kevin Coombs Cup.

Opals Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament Squad Announced

Basketball Australia have announced the Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals squad of 19 for their Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament, held from November 10 to 18. The Tournament will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and represents the new qualification system. Pre-Olympic qualification

Australian Spinners U-23 Junior Men's Squad for Shellharbour training camp ready to compete

The Australian Spinners U23 Junior Men's wheelchair basketball squad is ready to take part in the Training Camp in Shellharbour and SLAM Down Under Festival, to be held in Wollongong, October 11-13.

Under-14 Club Champs: Gold medal games in place after thrilling day five in Ballarat

It was all about the semi-finals on day five of the Under-14 National Club Championships in Ballarat.

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

2019 under-14 club championship draws released

The schedule for the 2019 Australian Under-14 Club Championships has been released, with 24 clubs set to square off in both the boys and girls sections. The championships are to be held in Ballarat, from September 30-October 5.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA’S DAVID REID JOINS FIBA WORLD CENTRAL BOARD

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce that Deputy Chairman David Reid has been appointed as one of 13 members elected to the FIBA World Central Board.

PTP BECOMES AN OFFICIAL SUPPLIER OF BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA

PTP has officially joined Basketball Australia’s family of partners after signing on as an official supplier in a multiyear deal.

BOOMERS MAKE HISTORY BY BEATING USA AT MARVEL STADIUM IN GAME 2

THE Boomers ended the United States' 78-game winning streak with a stirring, 98-94, victory in front of 52,092 pumped-up spectators at Marvel Stadium.

BOOMERS & USA DO BATTLE IN FRONT OF RECORD CROWD AT MARVEL

THE biggest crowd to ever watch a basketball game in Australia witnessed the Boomers and Team USA do battle in Melbourne last night, with the tourists flexing their muscle in a 102-86 victory.

SIGNET ANNOUNCED AS NEW MAJOR PARTNER OF THE AUSTRALIAN BOOMERS

Basketball Australia is proud to announce Signet, Australia’s leading packaging and warehouse supplies provider, as a new major partner of the Australian Boomers.