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GEMS DEFEAT KOREA TO LOCK UP SECOND PLACE IN GROUP C

The Gems have secured second place in Group C by defeating Korea 78-59 at the FIBA Under-19 Women's World Cup in Thailand. In a game that went back and forth in the first three quarters, Alexandra Fowler, Jaz Shelley and Isobel Anstey all finished the game with double-doubles.

GEMS SECURE FIRST WIN WITH HARD FOUGHT PERFORMANCE AGAINST HUNGARY

Powered by an unstoppable Alexandra Fowler, the Gems secured their first win of the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Women's World Cup with a dominant 81-71 win over Hungary in Bangkok.

GEMS FALL TO USA IN FIBA U-19 WORLD CUP OPENER

It was a challenging FIBA World Cup opener for the Gems at the Thai-Japanese Stadium in Bangkok. The USA's size and athleticism proved too much for Australia to overcome as the Gems fell 79-56.

GEMS READY TO TAKE ON WORLD AT FIBA U-19 WORLD CUP

Find out all you need to know ahead of the Gems’ FIBA Under-19 World Cup campaign in Bangkok, Thailand, July 20-28.

AUSTRALIAN GEMS NAME TEAM FOR 2019 FIBA UNDER-19 WORLD CUP

The Australian Gems have named their team of 12 to take on the best from around the globe at the FIBA Under-19 World Cup, held in Bangkok, Thailand from July 20-28.

GEMS NARROW SQUAD FOR 2019 FIBA U19 WORLD CUP SELECTION CAMP

After a successful first camp in May, the Australian Gems have narrowed their squad for a final selection camp to be held at the Centre of Excellence from May 30 – June 2 ahead of the FIBA Under-19 World Cup.

GEMS SQUAD ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 FIBA UNDER-19 WORLD CUP

The Australian Gems’ preparations for the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup are underway with a squad announced for a camp in May.

GEMS COMPLETE FIBA U18 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH BRONZE MEDAL

The Australian Gems have completed the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships by winning the bronze medal, exacting their revenge on Korea with a 75-58 victory.

GEMS TO PLAY OFF FOR FIBA U18 ASIAN CHAMPS BRONZE FOLLOWING LOSS TO JAPAN

A three-point barrage from Japan has sunk the Australian Gems who fell 77-90 in the Semi-Finals of the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships.

GEMS BOOK PLACE IN 2019 FIBA UNDER-19 WORLD CUP WITH VICTORY OVER NZ

The Australian Gems have bounced back from a surprising loss at the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships, defeating New Zealand 82-66 in the Semi-Final qualifier to officially book their place at the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup.

GEMS STUMBLE IN FINAL GROUP STAGE GAME AGAINST KOREA

The Australian Gems have been handed a one-point loss by Korea, falling 62-63 in their final group stage game of the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships.

GEMS CLAIM SECOND STRAIGHT VICTORY AT FIBA UNDER-18 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Gems have fought off a determined Chinese Taipei team, 106-66, to clinch their second straight win of the group stage at the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships.

GEMS POWER TO PERFECT START AT FIBA U18 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Gems have dominated their opening game of the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships group stage, defeating Indonesia 96-28.

GEMS BEGIN QUEST TO QUALIFY FOR 2019 UNDER-19 WORLD CUP

The Australian Gems have arrived in Bengaluru, India for the FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships as they seek one of the four qualifying spots for the Under-19 World Cup next year.

SCHEDULE FINALISED FOR GEMS' UNDER-18 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

Less than two weeks out from the 2018 FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships, the schedule for the Australian Gems has been finalised.

GEMS ANNOUNCE TEAM FOR FIBA UNDER-18 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Gems team has been announced for the FIBA Under-18 Asia Championships to be held in Bengaluru, India from October 28-November 3.

Chemist Warehouse Supporting Women’s Basketball as Naming Rights Partner of Australian Opals & WNBL

A landmark deal for women’s basketball in Australia has seen Chemist Warehouse join Basketball Australia for a three‐year commitment as the women’s pathway partner, supporting all seven national women’s teams.

GEMS CONTINUE PREPARATIONS FOR 2018 FIBA UNDER-18 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIP

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the squad for the Australian Gems second camp as preparations continue for the 2018 FIBA Under-18 women’s Asian Championships.