The Jayco Australian Opals have capped off their three-game series with the Chinese women’s national basketball team in style, pulling off the sweep with a big 26-point win in Cairns in game three on Saturday night.
Australia’s U19 Women’s national basketball team, the Gems, are through to the semi finals of the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championship, after beating Japan by nine-points in their quarter final match-up today, 92-83
The Australian Gems take on Japan at 6:30am AEST Saturday morning, in the Quarter Finals of the 2011 FIBA Women's World Championship. As well as following the FIBA LIVE STATS, you can also listen in to a LIVE-streamed radio call of the game.
The Jayco Australian Opals have touched down in Cairns for their game three match-up against China tomorrow night at Bendigo Bank Stadium, Cairns.
Tickets for the all-important 2011 FIBA Oceania Championship series in September, which will see the Australian national men’s and women’s basketball teams - the Boomers and ‘Jayco’ Opals - take on archrivals New Zealand in a unique double-header event for the right to play in London 2012, go on sale today.
Game two of the Jayco Australian Opals vs China basketball series, to be battled out tonight in Townsville at the newly completed Townsville RSL Stadium is officially a sell-out.
Queensland based Kristen Veal caught up with Hamish Neal of Radio Sport National to discuss the current series versus China and what lies ahead for the Jayco Opals.
The Australian U19 Women’s basketball team, the Gems, have continued their impressive form by snatching a tough four-point win over Spain today.