Monthly Archives: August 2014

Airbnb Boomers leave it late to defeat Finland

The Airbnb Australian Boomers have begun their pre-2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup tour with a hard-fought 100-95 win over Finland in Klaipeda, Lithuania overnight.

Overtime win for Airbnb U17 Men at World C'ships

The Airbnb Australian Under 17 Men’s Team have recorded a dramatic 97-84 overtime win over Japan in the opening game of their 2014 FIBA Under 17 World Championship campaign in Dubai last night.

Get "Inside the Huddle" as Airbnb Boomers land in Lithuania

The Airbnb Australian Boomers have arrived in Klaipeda, Lithuania ahead of their opening game of the European preparation against Finland.

Woolkabunning Kiaka Cup tips off bumper NWBL round

Playoff-bound Wollongong Rollerhawks head west this weekend to take on the Outback Academy Red Dust Heelers in one of the marquee weekends of the National Wheelchair Basketball League (NWBL) season – the 2014 Woolkabunning Kiaka Cup in Western Australia.

Airbnb U17 Men set for 2014 FIBA U17 World Championships

The wait is finally over for the Airbnb Australian Under 17 Men’s Team as they prepare for their opening game against Japan at the 2014 FIBA Under 17 World Championships in Dubai, beginning on Friday.

Elizabeth Woods appointed to BA board

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce Western Australian Deputy Chief Magistrate Elizabeth Woods has been appointed to the fill the final vacancy on the organisation’s Board.

2014/15 Wattle Valley WNBL Fixture released

The fixture for the 2014/15 Wattle Valley Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) has been released, highlighting an exciting new season ahead.

Airbnb Boomers jet off for European preparation

The Airbnb Australian Boomers farewelled home shores destined for Europe as their journey to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup begins, with Lithuania the first stop.

Virgin Australia becomes major sponsor of Opals and Boomers

Virgin Australia and Basketball Australia today announced a new partnership that will see the Australian airline become the Official Airline of the Australian Opals, Boomers and Basketball Australia.

Important win for Airbnb U17 Men's Team

The Airbnb Australian Under 17 Men’s Team have broken through for the first win of their 2014 FIBA Under 17 World Championship preparation, defeating Argentina 75-71 in France overnight.