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EMERGING BOOMERS CLAIM BRONZE WITH EMPHATIC WIN OVER ISRAEL

The Emerging Boomers claimed the Bronze medal at the World University Games in Italy after a dominant 86-69 victory over Israel, whom they lost to by 28 points earlier in the tournament.

EMERGING OPALS SHINE WITH BACK-TO-BACK WORLD UNI GAMES GOLD MEDALS

The Emerging Opals have completed an outstanding World University Games campaign, finishing undefeated to claim back-to-back gold medals with an 80-72 victory over the USA in the final.

Emerging Boomers to battle for bronze at 2019 World Uni Games

The Emerging Boomers will battle for the 2019 World University Games bronze medal after suffering an 80-82 heartbreaker to Ukraine in the Semi-Final.

DOUBLE DELIGHT FOR EMERGING OPALS AND BOOMERS AT WORLD UNI GAMES

The Emerging Opals will battle for their second straight gold medal at the 2019 World University Games while the Emerging Boomers have advanced to the Semi-Finals after both teams enjoyed a successful night in Naples, Italy.

EMERGING BOOMERS CLINCH QUARTER-FINAL SPOT AT 2019 WORLD UNI GAMES

The Emerging Boomers have claimed a second big win at the 2019 World University Games, defeating the Czech Republic 88-59 to book their place in the Quarter-Finals.

EMERGING OPALS FINISH TOP OF POOL, EMERGING BOOMERS CLAIM FIRST WIN

The Emerging Opals have finished the group stage of the 2019 World University Games undefeated to advance to the Quarter-Finals while the Emerging Boomers claimed their first win of the tournament.

AUSTRALIA SPLITS RESULTS ON DAY 2 OF 2019 WORLD UNI GAMES

Australia have split their double-header on Day 2 of the 2019 World University Games, with the Emerging Opals easily taking care of Canada while the Emerging Boomers were unable to succeed in their debut against Israel.

EMERGING OPALS AND BOOMERS READY FOR 2019 WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES

The largest multi-sport event apart from the Olympic Games begins tomorrow and the Emerging Boomers and Emerging Opals are ready for the World University Games, being held in Naples, Italy from July 3-14.

WORLD UNI GAMES MEN'S AND WOMEN'S COACHES ANNOUNCED

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of two experienced coaches ahead of the 2019 World University Games in Italy this July.

EMERGING BOOMERS FINISH ON A HIGH AT WORLD UNI GAMES

The Australian Emerging Boomers have finished on a high at the 2017 World University Games, defeating Canada 101-96 to claim ninth place while winning their last five games and owning an overall record of 6-2.

EMERGING OPALS GOLDEN GIRLS AT 2017 WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES

For the second time in the Emerging Opals' World University Games history, they have claimed the gold medal after a stunning run through the finals which culminated with an 85-76 victory over Japan in the last game of the tournament.

ESTONIA NO MATCH FOR EMERGING BOOMERS AT WORLD UNI GAMES

A powerful offensive display from the Emerging Boomers has seen them defeat Estonia 105-83 in their first classification game of the World University Games.

EMERGING OPALS BOUNCE USA AND EMERGING BOOMERS END POOL STAGE ON A HIGH

The Emerging Opals have pulled off a stunning defeat of the USA at the World Uni Games to advance to the Semi-Finals while the Emerging Boomers finished their pool stage on a high with a win over Mozambique.

EMERGING BOOMERS BOUNCE BACK WITH WIN OVER RUSSIA AT WORLD UNI GAMES

Bouncing back from a loss the previous night, the Emerging Boomers have evened their win/loss record at 2-2 with a resounding 89-71 victory over Russia at the 2017 World University Games.

EMERGING OPALS AND BOOMERS FALL ON DAY 4 OF WORLD UNI GAMES

On a disappointing fourth day of the World University Games, the Emerging Opals and Boomers have lost their games with the women suffering a nail-biting defeat to Russia while the men could not overcome a slow start against Israel.

DOUBLE VICTORIES FOR EMERGING BOOMERS AND OPALS AT WORLD UNI GAMES

The Emerging Opals have started their World University Games on the right foot with a victory over Lithuania while the Emerging Boomers have responded to an opening loss with their own win against Lithuania.

EMERGING BOOMERS FALL NARROWLY IN OPENING CLASH OF WORLD UNI GAMES

In their debut at the 2017 World University Games, the Emerging Boomers have succumbed to Ukraine in a close loss, 76-80.

2017 WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES BEGINS THIS WEEKEND FOR EMERGING BOOMERS AND OPALS

With both Australian teams having landed in Taipei ahead of the 2017 World University Games, the Emerging Opals and Boomers are now putting the finishing touches on their preparation before the tournament begins.