The Sapphires will play off for the gold medal tomorrow after another complete performance at the FIBA Under-16 Asian Championships, defeating China 86-46.
The Australian Sapphires have booked a spot at the 2018 FIBA Under-17 World Cup following a Quarter-Final victory over Hong Kong, 123-29.
The Australian Sapphires have secured a second straight win at the FIBA Under-16 Asian Championships, defeating Chinese Taipei 88-60.
The Australian Sapphires have gotten their quest to qualify for the 2018 Under-17 Worlds off to the perfect start with a 61-43 victory over New Zealand in the first game of their Under-16 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.
Following a selection camp at Basketball Australia’s Centre of Excellence (CoE), the Crocs and Sapphires teams have been selected to represent Australia at the 2017 FIBA Under-16 Asian Championship.
As international basketball moves into a new qualification era for FIBA World Championships, Basketball Australia has named the athletes to attend the selection camp for the Australian Crocs and Sapphires ahead of the 2017 FIBA Under-16 Asia Cup.
The Australian Crocs and Sapphires have finished the Under-17 Oceania Championships unbeaten, defeating New Zealand in their respective Grand Finals to claim the gold medals.
With victories over Guam in the Under-17 Oceania Championship, the Australian Crocs and Sapphires have advanced to the Grand Final where they will face New Zealand for the gold medal tomorrow.
Finishing the group stage of the FIBA Under-17 Oceania Championships unbeaten, the Australian Crocs and Sapphires have advanced to the Semi-Finals after each defeating Samoa this afternoon.
The Australian Crocs and Sapphires have claimed consecutive wins at the FIBA Under-17 Oceania Championships, all but assuring themselves top spot heading into the Semi-Finals with one group stage game to come.
The Australian Crocs and Sapphires have taken care of business on the first day of the FIBA Under-17 Oceania Championships, each claiming 100+ point wins in their respective group stage games.
Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the coaching staff for the national Under-17 men’s and women’s teams who will compete in the new FIBA Asia Championship to qualify for the 2019 World Championships.
The Jayco Australian Sapphires are gold medallists at the Under-17 FIBA World Championships after defeating Italy 62-38 in the final to finish the tournament undefeated.
The Jayco Australian Sapphires have handed the USA their first ever loss in the history of the FIBA Under-17 World Championships, winning 73-60 to book a spot in the gold medal game early Sunday morning.
The Australian Sapphires are through to the Semi-Finals of the FIBA Under-17 World Championships, using a dominant second half to defeat the Czech Republic 83-53.