Monthly Archives: April 2018

CROCS QUALIFY FOR U17 WORLD CUP AND EARN SPOT IN U16 ASIAN SEMI'S

The Australian Crocs have succeeded in their main goal at the FIBA Under-16 Asian Championships, booking a spot in the Under-17 World Cup later this year with a hard-fought 69-60 victory over Korea in the Quarter-Finals.

AUSTRALIA BOOK SEMI-FINAL BERTH AT ALBERT SCHWEITZER TOURNAMENT

Australia have wrapped up their group stage of the 2018 Albert Schweitzer Tournament with a 4-1 record, defeating Turkey in the final game 72-53 to book a spot in the Semi-Finals.

NBL AND WNBL STARS HEADLINE 3X3 ASIA CUP TEAMS

Current and former stars from the WNBL and NBL as well as the top 3x3 players in the country have been named in the men’s and women’s teams for the upcoming 2018 FIBA Asia Cup.

GET TO KNOW THE BOOMERS AND OPALS COMMONWEALTH GAMES TEAMS

Prior to the start of the 2018 Commonwealth Games, get to know the Boomers and Opals teams as they aim to recreate their success from the last time basketball was played at the Games in 2006.

AUSTRALIA DROP GAME TO HOST NATION GERMANY AT ALBERT SCHWEITZER TOURNAMENT

Australia have lost their first game of the 2018 Albert Schweitzer Tournament, unable to get over the line in a close contest against host nation Germany.

QUARTER-FINALS AWAIT CROCS AT FIBA U16 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Crocs will advance directly to the Quarter-Finals of the FIBA Under-16 Asian Championships after winning their two group games and are now just a victory away from securing a spot at the FIBA Under-17 World Cup later this year.

FIXTURE RELEASED FOR AUSTRALIAN UNDER-18 CHAMPIONSHIPS AND KEVIN COOMBS CUP

Run from April 21-28 in Geelong, Victoria, the Australian Under-18 Championships and Kevin Coombs Cup fixture has been released with 120 games set to be played over the eight days of competition.

CROCS OFF TO FAST START AT FIBA UNDER-16 ASIAN CHAMPS

The Australian Crocs have claimed a comprehensive victory over Malaysia, 110-47, to start their FIBA Under-16 Asian Championship campaign.

ROLLERS FIND SUCCESS IN FRIENDLY ITALY TOURNAMENT

Continuing their preparations for the IWBF World Championships later this year, the Aussie Rollers have enjoyed a successful friendly tournament against Italy, winning their seven-game series 6-1.

AUSSIES REMAIN UNBEATEN AT 2018 ALBERT SCHWEITZER TOURNAMENT

Australia have extended their winning streak to three at the 2018 Albert Schweitzer Tournament, defeating Japan 85-56 as the tournament hits it's midway point.

NORTON AND WALKER BROUGHT INTO BOOMERS COMM GAMES TEAM

Commonwealth Games Australia wishes to advise that Lucas Walker and Mitch Norton have been added to the Boomers squad for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

CROCS SET TO GO AT FIBA UNDER-16 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Crocs' FIBA Under-16 Asian Championships campaign gets underway tomorrow as they look to become one of the four teams to earn a spot at the Under-17 World Cup later this year.

AUSTRALIA CONTINUE ALBERT SCHWEITZER TOURNAMENT SUCCESS WITH WIN OVER ISRAEL

Australia have cruised to a comprehensive 89-66 victory against Israel to move to 2-0 at the 2018 Albert Schweitzer Tournament.

AUSTRALIA DEFEAT ARGENTINA TO OPEN 2018 ALBERT SCHWEITZER TOURNAMENT

Australia have pulled away after a close first quarter to take care of Argentina 92-67 in their opening game of the 2018 Albert Schweitzer Tournament.