Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of Lauren Jackson AO as the new Head of Women in Basketball.
Following their first camp on the Gold Coast in April, the Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals will hold a selection camp for the 2019 FIBA Asia Cup from July 20-28 in Phoenix, Arizona.
The most decorated Australian basketballer and one of the world’s greatest players, Lauren Jackson’s induction into the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame was never in doubt.
A star domestically and on the international stage, Allison Tranquilli was a pioneer for the women’s game during a burgeoning time for the sport.
The final squad list for the Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals ahead of their first camp for 2019, held at the Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre in Carrara, has been announced.
Ahead of a big year that includes the 2019 FIBA women’s Asia Cup and the start of the FIBA women’s qualifiers for the 2020 Olympics and 2022 FIBA World Cup, the Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals squad has been announced.
The Australian Basketball Players’ Association and Basketball Australia (BA) today announced the inaugural National Teams Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), ensuring wide-ranging improved conditions for Australia’s elite players.
The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have fallen to the USA in the FIBA World Cup gold medal playoff, 56-73, but can hold their heads high with a silver medal around their neck after an incredible campaign.
The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have guaranteed themselves a medal at the 2018 FIBA World Cup, coming back from a three-quarter time deficit to defeat host nation Spain 72-66 in the Semi-Final.
The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have continued their winning streak at the 2018 FIBA Women's World Cup, dispatching China 83-42 in the Quarter-Final.
The Chemist Warehouse Australian Opals have a date set with China on Friday night in the 2018 FIBA Women's World Cup Quarter-Final.