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.
The Australian Opals have completed their first camp under head coach Sandy Brondello with the squad embracing a new era for the team as they prepare to compete as a part of the Asian Zone at the FIBA Asia Cup, held in India from July 23-29.
The FIBA Under-17 Oceania Championships for our men (Crocs) and women (Sapphires) begin on Monday, July 10 with the tournament beginning the road to the 2019 Under-19 World Championships.
Following the announcement of the NBA Global Academy opening their elite training centre at Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence, the first ever NBA Academy Games has been completed.
Australia's heartbreak at 3x3 events has continued, falling short of the Under-18 World Cup Quarter-Finals by the narrowest of margins to conclude their campaign.
Australia have won their opening two games of the FIBA 3x3 Under-18 World Cup, defeating ninth ranked Switzerland before knocking off the number one seeded Hungary on their first day of competition.
Team lists have been announced for the 2017 Helloworld Travel Australian Under-16 Championships with only a week and a half until the tournament begins in Perth, Western Australia.
At the 2017 NBA Draft, Jonah Bolden has been drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers where he will join Ben Simmons and ex-Australian Boomers head coach Brett Brown.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Basketball Australia (BA) today announced the official opening of NBA Global Academy, an elite basketball training center at BA’s Centre of Excellence at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra.
Basketball Australia is pleased to announce that the Opals and Helloworld Travel Boomers will be supported with the appointment of a Head of Delegation (HOD) for each team.