Blog Archives

SEABL Women- Mid Season Report

Roy Ward on Ballarat Rush's Shanae Greaves plus the media wrap-up.

SEABL Men- Mid Season Report

Roy Ward on North-West Tasmania plus the media wrap-up.

SEABL- Women's Mid-Season Review

With the mid-season break occurring last weekend, here’s an overview of how the teams are progressing through the 2015 season.

Lauren Jackson recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

Australian Olympian, Lauren Jackson, has been appointed an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia for her outstanding services and contribution to the sport of basketball.

Eight Australians set for WNBA 2015

As a new WNBA season is about to get underway, we follow the Jayco Australian Opals to see where they're playing in 2015.

The Tess Madgen blog: Feeling the heat in Phoenix

Jayco Australian Opal Tess Madgen checks in from Arizona in her first update from her debut season in the WNBA.
Madgen joins a host of other Australians including Cayla Francis, Leilani Mitchell and coach Sandy Brondello at the Mercury, who in 2015, will be defending their WNBA Championship title.

SEABL Round 8- Players of the Week

Lewis and Papavs headline in the eighth week of competition.


The Australian Junior Championships (AJC) bring all states together for competition from U14’s through to U20’s, with six separate tournaments in total rotated throughout the country each year.

SEABL Women- The Round 8 Report

Roy Ward on the Basketball Australia Centre of Excellence, plus this week's big plays and the media wrap-up.

SEABL Men- The Round 8 Report

Roy Ward on the Bendigo Braves, plus this week's big plays and the media wrap-up.

Italy gets revenge over Opals

A determined Italian outfit turned the tide on two-straight defeats at the hands of the Jayco Australian Opals on Sunday morning, with a 16-point victory.

Launceston Tornadoes Seeking Redemption In 2015

Suffering through four straight seasons without reaching the playoffs, a front court trio are putting the Launceston Tornadoes back into contention.


The Jayco Australian Opals were able to hang tough, defeating a determined Italian outfit on the second of their three-game series on Saturday morning.

Fire Still Burns for Mt. Gambier Pioneers

Now in his fourth season at the helm of the Mt. Gambier Pioneers, Richard Hill has put together a team-oriented group in his search for back-to-back championships.

In Profile: Maddie Garrick

Maddie Garrick’s elevation to the Jayco Australian Opals may appear to have been swift, but it has been far from an overnight journey to the top. The 23-year-old booked her ticket to Europe with the Opals off the back of her first senior camp and so making the 12-woman squad came as a revelation.


The lowdown on our Aussie contenders for a championship ring.

Best of three Grand Final Series for Wattle Valley WNBL Championship

The first WNBL Review Working Party (RWP) has met to discuss a number of recommendations as per the Australian Sports Commission’s (ASC) report into the Optimal Competition Model for the game.

SEABL Round 8- Men's Preview

Bendigo Braves and Dandenong Rangers go head-to-head in our game of the week, plus we preview every match.