The Jayco Australian Opals and Australian Boomers basketball teams will tip off The Farewell Series tomorrow from Hisense Arena in a double-header match-up, with the Jayco Opals doing battle with Brazil and the Boomers facing Greece.
The Australian men’s national basketball team, the Boomers, gather in Melbourne today (Tuesday 19 June) to gear up their preparations for London with the last training camp before their three-game series against Greece, known as The Farewell Series, which starts this Sunday (24 June).
Fresh from leading his European club team Regal FC Barcelona to the Spanish league title, former National Basketball League Rookie of the Year Joe Ingles has confirmed he will be joining the Australian Boomers men’s national basketball team in time for their three-match series against Greece which starts this Sunday at Melbourne’s Hisense Arena.
Four-time Olympian Andrew Vlahov believes young guard Matthew Dellavedova could be the next big star of Australian basketball. Following an impressive start by the US college star to the YouYi Series against China in Western Australia recently, Boomers and Perth…
Head coach of the Australian Boomers Brett Brown has enjoyed a successful return to the country, with his Boomers sweeping China in the YouYi Games, after running away with Game 3 of the series, 78-55 from Challenge Stadium in Perth on Wednesday night.
It was the last shoot-around for the Boomers in the YouYi Games, but the first following the return of head coach Brett Brown. The Boomers are looking for a three-game sweep of China in the series.
Australian Boomers head coach Brett Brown has arrived back in Australia and headed straight for Perth ahead of the third and final game of the YouYi Games, which tips off tomorrow night at Challenge Stadium from 8pm local time.
International basketball hits regional WA as the Australian Boomers men’s basketball team and China arrive in Albany this evening ahead of their big clash, Game Two, of the YouYi Games, the three-game series between the two nations as they build towards their London campaigns.