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BOOMERS CROWNED KINGS OF ASIA IN FIRST FIBA ASIA CUP CAMPAIGN

Another complete team performance from the Australian Boomers has seen them claim the FIBA Asia Cup with a 79-56 victory over Iran, finishing their first foray into the tournament unbeaten with six consecutive wins.

BOOMERS WIN TRANS-TASMAN CLASH TO ADVANCE TO FIBA ASIA CUP FINAL

The Australian Boomers have utilised a blistering start to carry them to a 106-79 victory over New Zealand in the FIBA Asia Cup Semi-Final and in the process, advance to tomorrow's gold medal game.

SHORT-HANDED BOOMERS BOOK SEMI-FINAL BERTH AT FIBA ASIA CUP

The Australian Boomers have put a four-day break behind them to overcome China 97-71 in the FIBA Asia Cup Quarter-Finals, advancing to Saturday's Semi-Finals despite having just ten healthy men on the roster.

BOOMERS ADVANCE TO FIBA ASIA CUP QUARTER-FINALS UNBEATEN

Completing a sweep of their group stage games with a 90-50 victory over Chinese Taipei, the Australian Boomers will now prepare for a Quarter-Final next Thursday.

DAVID ANDERSEN RULED OUT OF FIBA ASIA CUP

Some unfortunate news for David Andersen and the Australian Boomers will see the four-time Olympian return home immediately from the FIBA Asia Cup.

BOOMERS SOLIDIFY FIRST PLACE IN GROUP D AT FIBA ASIA CUP

Moving to 2-0 in the FIBA Asia Cup group stage, the Australian Boomers have taken care of Hong Kong 99-58 to be one game away from automatic qualification directly through to the Quarter-Finals.

BOOMERS STAND TALL IN FIRST GAME OF FIBA ASIA CUP

The Australian Boomers have shaken off some early cobwebs to defeat Japan in their first ever game of the FIBA Asia Cup, winning 84-68.

BOOMERS PREPARED FOR FIRST FORAY INTO FIBA ASIA CUP

The Australian Boomers have landed in Beirut, Lebanon and are preparing for their first game of the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup which will be broadcast LIVE on FOX Sports.

FOX SPORTS AND FIBA ENTER INTO LANDMARK BROADCAST DEAL

In exciting news for basketball fans around Australia, FOX SPORTS has secured EXCLUSIVELY LIVE rights to broadcast FIBA national team competitions featuring the Boomers and Opals.

PEAK SPORT TO FIT OUT BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA THROUGH TO 2020

Basketball Australia is delighted to announce a new four year apparel partnership with global sportswear brand PEAK Sport.

TEAMS NAMED FOR 2018 GOLD COAST COMMONWEALTH GAMES

The eight countries to compete in the men's and women's basketball tournaments at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games have been announced.

BOOMERS SELECT 12 TO REPRESENT AUSTRALIA AT 2017 FIBA ASIA CUP

Signalling the exciting start of a new era in FIBA tournaments and qualification processes, a 12-man team for the Australian Boomers has been selected for the FIBA Asia Cup next month.

FIBA ASIA CUP SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR BOOMERS

With all teams now confirmed for the FIBA Asia Cup in Lebanon this August, the Australian Boomers have found out their schedule for the group stage of the tournament.

HELLOWORLD TRAVEL BOOMERS SQUAD INVITED TO FIBA ASIA CUP CAMP

A 20-man Australian Helloworld Travel Boomers squad are heading into camp next month on the Gold Coast in preparation for the FIBA Asia Cup to be held in Lebanon from August 8-20.

FIBA ASIA CUP DRAW PLACES HELLOWORLD TRAVEL BOOMERS IN GROUP D

With just over two months until the FIBA Asia Cup in Beirut, Lebanon, the draw has been announced, placing the Helloworld Travel Australian Boomers into Group D.

EXCITING TIMES AHEAD FOR HELLOWORLD BOOMERS

Following the release of the FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers over the weekend, a FIBA media launch has shone further light on the exciting times ahead for the Helloworld Australian Boomers.

AUSTRALIA SELECTED IN GROUP B FOR FIBA WORLD CUP ASIAN QUALIFIERS

The draw for the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers has been held in Guangzhou, China with the Helloworld Australian Boomers selected into Group B.

FUTURE BRIGHT FOR AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL AFTER RIO 2016 CAMPAIGN

With the extinguishing of the Olympic flame, the Australian men's and women's national teams have officially ended their campaign with the last day of Rio 2016 signalling the end of a four-year cycle.

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