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Jayco Opals prepare for international campaign in Gosford

The Jayco Opals will convene in Gosford, north of Sydney later this month in preparation for a European Tour that will see the team play Serbia, Italy and World Championship silver medallists, Spain.

Wollongong to host the only NSW 3X3 Nationals tournament

The countdown is on to the next event of 3X3 Nationals with Wollongong hosting street ball at its best April 11-12 at Crown Street Mall.

Basketball Australia releases findings of Australian Sports Commission report into WNBL

Basketball Australia CEO, Anthony Moore, is confident that strategies and procedures put in place following the Australian Sports Commission review of the Women’s National Basketball League, will usher in a dynamic and sustainable future for the sport domestically.

Seebohm appointed as Sapphires coach

Basketball Australia has named newly-crowned Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) Coach of the Year, Shannon Seebohm to guide the Australian under 17 national team, the Sapphires, to the 2016 FIBA World Championships.

U20's AJC Grand Final Live Stream

The Australian U20's Championships are on this evening in Dandenong, Victoria. We have all the live stream action set up for you.

U20's & Ivor Burge Daily Recap - Day 1

Results and top performers from Day 1 of the Australian U20's and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Dandenong, Victoria.

WNBL MID-SEASON REVIEW

As the WNBL season hits halfway, two clubs reminded the rest of the competition the road to the championship and indeed the finals is far from sorted out.

ROWVILLE AND ST AUGUSTINES WIN ASC TITLES

Rowville Secondary College and St Augustine’s College have taken out the gold at the 2014 Australian Schools Championships, in the weeklong tournament held in Canberra.

Feature: Bronzed Opals ready to roll as 2014/15 WNBL season tips off tonight

Nine Wattle Valley WNBL stars have taken the World Championship by storm, helping the Jayco Opals to a bronze medal, and coach Brendan Joyce thinks they’ll be “on a real high” when the new season tips off.

FIBA: Results of anti-doping program confirm basketball's status as a clean game

FIBA carried out an extensive anti-doping program in the lead-up and during its main events in 2014, with the results confirming that all players who participated are clean and reinforcing the fact that basketball is a low-risk doping sport.

SPRING SHIELD TO TIP OFF 2014/15 WNBL SEASON

Australian women’s basketball elite will be on show this weekend, with the 2014 Wattle Valley Women’s National Basketball League Spring Shield pre-season tournament tipping off at Bendigo Stadium on Friday night.

Dominant Jayco Opals claim World C'ship Bronze Medal

The Jayco Australian Opals have won the Bronze Medal at the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women, dominating the host nation Turkey 74-44 in Istanbul, Turkey this morning.

U14 Girls Club Championships - Day 3 Recap

Southern Districts Basketball Association, hosts of the 2014 Australian U14 Girls Club Championships, recap every match from Day 3 in the Daily Wrap.

AUSSIE BASKETBALL ONLINE STORE NOW OPEN

Basketball Australia today launched aussiebasketball.com.au - a new one stop shop for Australian basketball fans, participants and members to get the latest in basketball merchandise and BA licensed products.

Challenge ahead for Opals duo after WNBA title glory

Jayco Australian Opals stars Erin Phillips and Penny Taylor are riding high are guiding the Phoenix Mercury to the WNBA Championship, but the time to celebrate will be short-lived as the duo prepare to fly to Paris this week.

BA Chair Scott Derwin elected to FIBA Central Board

Chair of the Basketball Australia Board Scott Derwin was this week elected to the FIBA Central Board for the 2014-2019 term of office.

Airbnb Boomers outclass Philippines to record 97-75 win

The Airbnb Australian Boomers have made it two wins in as many days, outclassing the Philippines 97-75 in Nice, France overnight.

Latest "Inside the Huddle" in Lithuania with Joe Ingles

It has been a winning start for the tour of Europe for the Airbnb Australian Boomers, with coastal city of Klaipeda on the Lithuanian west coast providing the team with the perfect environment to enjoy their downtime.