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AUSTRALIAN BOOMERS RETURN TO MELBOURNE FOR CRITICAL FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS IN FEBRUARY 2018

The Australian Boomers will return to Melbourne for the next round of FIBA World Cup qualifiers at Margaret Court Arena in February 2018.

INDIGENOUS ALL-STARS MAKE IT A TRANS-TASMAN THREE-PEAT WHILE WOMEN TAKE POSITIVES FROM INAUGURAL LOSS

The Apunipima Australian Indigenous Basketball All Stars have won their third consecutive Trans-Tasman title, after they defeated the New Zealand Maori Men’s National Team 2-1 in their best-of-three series held last week in Cairns.

2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 5 RECAP

A recap of Day 5 from the 2017 Australian School Championships in Melbourne, Victoria.

2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 4 RECAP

A recap of Day 4 from the 2017 Australian School Championships in Melbourne, Victoria.

2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 3 RECAP

A recap of Day 3 from the 2017 Australian School Championships in Melbourne, Victoria.

EMUS AND GEMS COACHES NAMED FOR 2018 ASIA CUP CAMPAIGN

Darren Perry and Dee Butler, two former NBL and WNBL point guards with more than 500 games experience between them, will take the helm as head coaches of the Australian Under-19 men and women for the 2018 Asia Cup campaign.

2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 2 RECAP

A recap of Day 2 from the 2017 Australian School Championships in Melbourne, Victoria.

2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 1 RECAP

A recap of Day 1 from the 2017 Australian School Championships in Melbourne, Victoria.

OPALS ANNOUNCED FOR FIRST CAMP AHEAD OF COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Preparations for the Commonwealth Games have begun for the Australian Opals with the announcement of a squad for the first camp to be held in early February, 2018.

2017 AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS TIPS OFF THIS WEEKEND

The largest event on the Junior Championships calendar, the 2017 Australian School Championships will see 150 teams descend on Melbourne from December 4-8 with the opening ceremony held at 6pm on Sunday, December 3.

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE WELCOMES 2018 SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS

The new additions to Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence in 2018 have been announced with ten athletes joining the men's and women's programs.

BOOMERANGS AND PEARLS CLAIM MEDALS AT INAS WORLD CHAMPS

The Australian Boomerangs and Pearls have completed a successful tournament at the 2017 INAS World Basketball Championships for players with an intellectual disability, with all three teams coming home with medals.

TWO FROM TWO AS BOOMERS DISMISS JAPAN IN FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER

It was a clinical and professional performance from the Australian Boomers who have defeated Japan 82-58 to round out the first window of the FIBA World Cup qualifiers.

WALKER TO REPLACE BRANDT FOR BOOMERS FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER IN ADELAIDE

Ahead of the Australian Boomers' FIBA World Cup qualifier in Adelaide on November 27, Angus Brandt has been replaced by Lucas Walker due to illness.

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BOOMERS PROVE TOO STRONG FOR CHINESE TAIPEI IN WORLD CUP QUALIFIER OPENER

The Boomers have started off their FIBA World Cup qualifying campaign with a bang, cracking the century against hosts Chinese Taipei with a 104-66 victory in their first game of the first window.

SOBEY SET FOR BOOMERS DEBUT IN FRONT OF ADELAIDE FAITHFUL

Nathan Sobey is fit and firing ahead of his Australian Boomers debut in the first window of the FIBA World Cup qualifiers which includes a game in Adelaide in front of his 36ers faithful where he has spent the past three seasons honing his game.

BOOMERS ANNOUNCED FOR FIBA WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS FIRST WINDOW AS ROAD TO CHINA 2019 BEGINS

The Australian Boomers team to compete in the first two games of Australia’s FIBA World Cup Qualifiers has been announced, including the game hosted in Adelaide on November 27.

ALL STARS ALIGN FOR ANNUAL TRANS-TASMAN CONTEST

The Apunipima Australian Indigenous Basketball All Stars has announced its selection of a 15-man squad that will challenge the New Zealand Maori National Team in the 4th Annual Trans-Tasman Basketball Clash being held in Cairns next month.

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