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2017 COE SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS AND NBA GLOBAL ACADEMY ATHLETES ANNOUNCED

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the Centre of Excellence (CoE) scholarship holders and the first of the NBA Global Academy athletes for the 2017 calendar year.

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LAUNCH OF BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA REFEREE WEBSITE

In conjunction with the Australian Sports Commission and State Sporting Organisations, Basketball Australia has implemented a referee educational framework that provides very clear learning for beginner referees right up to senior domestic referees.

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NEW SUPPORT FOR SPIRIT TO STRENGTHEN BENDIGO BASKETBALL

The Bendigo Bank Spirit is to move under the Bendigo Stadium banner in a strategy designed to bring all Bendigo’s basketball organisations under one roof.

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2017 HELLOWORLD UNDER-20 AND IVOR BURGE CHAMPS RECAP- DAY 2

Results and top performers from Day 2 of the Australian Helloworld U20's and Ivor Burge Championships being held in Bendigo, Victoria.

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AUSTRALIAN GLIDERS CLAIM SILVER AT 2017 OSAKA CUP

The Australian Gliders have started the road to the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics with a silver medal at the Osaka Cup, their first international tournament under new coach David Gould.

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WNBL PLAYERS TO ENGAGE WITH SCHOOLS THROUGH COACHING GRANTS

Basketball Australia is excited to announce that with the support of the Australian Sports Commission, funding for coach education will be provided to WNBL players which will give them the opportunity to become accredited coaches under Basketball Australia’s National Coaching Accreditation Scheme and endorsed to deliver Vicinity Centres Aussie Hoops programs through Sporting Schools.

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TALBOT AND WHITCOMB TO FULFILL WNBA DREAM

Australian Opal Steph Talbot and WNBL star Sami Whitcomb were today announced as the latest WNBA signings, joining Phoenix Mercury and Seattle Storm respectively.

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NEW CHAIR AND DEPUTY CHAIR FOR BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA

The directors of Basketball Australia this week elected Edward (Ned) Coten to the position of Chair of the Board of BA Limited (BA). David Reid was elected as Deputy Chair.

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GEMS DRAWN IN GROUP D FOR FIBA U19 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Held from July 22-30 in Italy, the fixture for the Under-19 World Championships has been drawn by FIBA with the Australian Gems selected in Group D.

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JANUARY 2016 ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT CAMP ANOTHER SUCCESS

Over 50 athletes have completed a successful and educational week at Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence in the latest installment of the Athlete Development Camp (ADC).

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U23 SPINNERS QUALIFY FOR 2017 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Under-23 Spinners have won the AOZ Qualifying bronze medal with a 73-49 defeat of Thailand, earning a spot in the U23 World Championships later this year.

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U23 SPINNERS TO BATTLE FOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SPOT TODAY

The Australian Under-23 Spinners have fought out another close battle with Iran, falling just short in a 59-64 loss in the Semi-Final of the AOZ Qualifiers.

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SEMI-FINALS AWAIT SPINNERS AT 2017 AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Under-23 Spinners have capped off the group stage of the AOZ Qualifiers with a 68-28 defeat of China to secure third place ahead of today's Semi-Finals.

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SPINNERS GET BACK ON TRACK WITH WIN OVER THAILAND ON DAY 3 OF AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Under-23 Spinners have bounced back from two Day 2 losses at the AOZ qualifiers with a solid performance against Thailand, winning 67-53.

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SPINNERS DROP DOUBLE HEADER ON DAY 2 OF AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Spinners have stumbled in their quest to advance to the U23 World Championships later this year, dropping consecutive games to Iran and Japan on Day 2 of the AOZ Qualifiers.

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SPINNERS START 2017 AOZ QUALIFIERS WITH WIN OVER INDIA

The Australian Under-23 Spinners have tipped off the AOZ qualifiers positively, defeating India 86-25, in their first game of the group stage.

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AUSTRALIAN GLIDERS HEADED TO FIRST INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT UNDER NEW COACH DAVID GOULD

12 Australian Gliders have been selected for the Osaka Cup in early February, a friendly tournament that will serve as David Gould’s first international competition as head coach.

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U23 SPINNERS SCHEDULE FOR AOZ QUALIFIERS

Find the full schedule for the Australian Under-23 Spinners IWBF AOZ Qualifying Tournament from Monday, January 23- Saturday, January 28.

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