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AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- KAREN BLICAVS (NEE OGDEN)

A pioneer of the women’s game in Australia, Karen Blicavs (nee Ogden) blossomed into one of the WNBL's first stars at the inception of the competition.

SAPPHIRES PREPARED FOR 2017 FIBA U16 ASIA CHAMPIONSHIPS

Under FIBA's new qualification process, the Australian Sapphires have arrived in India ahead of the FIBA Under-16 Asia Championships where they will be aiming to qualify for the 2018 FIBA Under-17 World Cup.

MATT WELLS APPOINTED REFEREE COMMISSIONER FOR NWBL AND WNWBL

A past referee, educator and advocate for wheelchair basketball, Matt Wells has been appointed as the referee commissioner for Australia's national wheelchair leagues, the NWBL and WNWBL.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- KRISTI HARROWER

While enhancing country Victoria’s standing within the Australian basketball scene, Kristi Harrower had a decorated career both nationally and abroad to leave behind a legacy of a player who defied her physical stature to become one of Australia’s biggest stars.

CHAMPIONSHIP DIVISION FINALISED FOR 2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPS

As the build-up towards the 2017 Australian School Championships continues to grow, the 16 teams for the Championship Division across the men’s and women’s competition have been finalised.

AUSSIES IN THE NBA: 2017/18 PREVIEW

Take a look at where our Aussie representatives will be around the USA as we head into the 2017/18 NBA season, beginning tomorrow.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- LUCILLE BAILIE (NEE HAMILTON)

A long-serving patron of the Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL), Lucille Bailie (nee Hamilton) can now add an Australian Basketball Hall of Fame induction to her list of achievements that includes Life Membership of the WNBL, three WNBL Championships and more than 50 games as a national player.

BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA EMPLOYS STATISTICS REVIEW OFFICERS TO ENSURE NATIONAL LEAGUES INTEGRITY

Per Basketball Australia’s obligations under state sports betting legislation, two statistics review officers have been employed to ensure all match-day stats are reviewed to help manage the integrity of betting markets on the NBL and WNBL.

MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TEAM TO REPRESENT AUSTRALIA AT 3X3 ASIA CUP

A host of impressive SEABL players will represent Australia at the 3x3 Asia Cup from October 27-29 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

2017 AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- KEN MADSEN MBE

Involved in Australian basketball for over 50 years, Ken Madsen has been an integral part of the way the sport is officiated and administered through his contribution to Basketball Queensland, Basketball Australia and FIBA.

2017 AUSTRALIAN UNDER-14 CLUB CHAMPS- DAY 6

Game reports from the final day of the 2017 Australian U14 Club Championships being held in Dandenong, Victoria.

2017 AUSTRALIAN UNDER-14 CLUB CHAMPS- DAY 5

Results, ladders and top performers from Day 5 of the Australian U14 Club Championships being held in Dandenong, Victoria.

BOOMERS TO HIT ADELAIDE IN FIRST STEP OF FIBA WORLD CUP ASIAN QUALIFIERS

The Australian Boomers’ road to the FIBA World Cup will begin in Adelaide with the city set to host the first home game of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers against Japan on Monday, 27 November from 7.00pm local time at Titanium Security Arena, Adelaide.

2017 AUSTRALIAN UNDER-14 CLUB CHAMPS- DAY 4

Results, ladders and top performers from Day 4 of the Australian U14 Club Championships being held in Dandenong, Victoria.

ROLLERS SELECT TEAM FOR 2017 IWBF AOZ QUALIFERS

The Australian Rollers team has been named ahead of the IWBF Asia Oceania Qualification (AOZ) tournament to be held in Beijing, China from October 20-28.

2017 AUSTRALIAN UNDER-14 CLUB CHAMPS- DAY 3

Results, ladders and top performers from Day 3 of the Australian U14 Club Championships being held in Dandenong, Victoria.

GLIDERS TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 IWBF AOZ QUALIFERS

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the Australian Gliders team to compete at the 2017 IWBF Qualifiers tournament in Beijing, China from October 21-29.

2017 AUSTRALIAN UNDER-14 CLUB CHAMPS- DAY 2

Results, ladders and top performers from Day 2 of the Australian U14 Club Championships being held in Dandenong, Victoria.

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