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HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS OPEN

Basketball Australia will once again hold the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame in 2017.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME LEGEND- MICHELE TIMMS

One word that has defined Michele Timms throughout her life in basketball is tough. From her earliest days on the courts at Bulleen Stadium in Melbourne, Michele has always been working harder and demanding respect from peers and opponents alike.

MICHELE TIMMS TO BE IMMORTALISED AS A LEGEND ALONGSIDE SEVEN INDUCTEES IN AUS BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

One of the pioneers of Australian women’s basketball, Michele Timms will be enshrined as a Legend while seven athletes, coaches and contributors will be inducted when the 2016 Australian Basketball Hall of Fame is held on Friday, November 25 in Melbourne.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- KEN WATSON BEM

As the patriarch of basketball in this country, Ken Watson’s impact on basketball in Australia stretched over an incredible career of 60 years.

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE FOR 2016 AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

Seven athletes, coaches and contributors will be inducted and Michele Timms immortalised as a legend when the 2016 Australian Basketball Hall of Fame is held on Friday, November 25 in Melbourne.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- JEAN FORSTER

Jean Forster, or Jeanie Kupsch as she was known during her early playing career, is maybe best remembered as the first exponent of the jump shot in Australia but her achievements extend far beyond that important mark in the history of the sport.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- JENNY WHITTLE

The link between three of Australian basketball’s greatest moments internationally, Jenny Whittle enshrined herself in the legacy of the Opals over a period of 13 years while also starring in the WNBL for two decades.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- LIESL TESCH AM

A seven-time Paralympian, five times within the sport of basketball, Liesl Tesch is a natural athlete whose service to the game helped put Australian women’s wheelchair basketball on the national stage.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- PATRICK HUNT AM

Focus on Patrick Hunt who will be the only coach inducted into the 2016 class when the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame is held on November 25.

HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS OPEN

Basketball Australia will once again hold the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame in 2016.

‘King’ Ken Cole to be inducted into Basketball Australia Hall Of Fame

‘King’ Ken Cole will be inducted into the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame.

BA Hall of Fame nominations now open

Nominations for the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame are now open.

BNSW inducts three Olympic legends into Hall of Fame

Basketball NSW (BNSW) inducted Olympic basketball players Bruce Flick, Ken Finch and Merv Moy from NSW into the BNSW Hall of Fame at the inaugural BNSW Hall of Fame dinner last weekend.

Back in the Day: Running on Empty

This week, the BA time machine has set down in March of 1980...

Lindsay Gaze to enter FIBA Hall of Fame

Just days after being given Australian basketball’s highest honour, iconic Australian basketball coach Lindsay Gaze has been lauded with international basketball’s greatest tribute by being named to the FIBA Hall of Fame.

Lindsay Gaze named as Legend

Australian sporting icon Lindsay Gaze has been elevated to ‘Legend’ status by the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame at a glittering ceremony in Melbourne, becoming the third person ever to win basketball’s highest honour.

Fourteen inducted into Hall of Fame tonight

A who’s-who of Australian basketball will be on show tonight when fourteen greats of the game are inducted into the Australian Basketball Hall of Fame in a glitzy black-tie ceremony in the Grand Ballroom at The Sofitel Melbourne on Collins.

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