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Jayco Opals youngsters taken in 2014 WNBA Draft

Jayco Australian Opals camp is a buzz with excitement, with the news talented young duo Carley Mijovic and Stephanie Talbot were selected in the 2014 WNBA Draft today.

Patrick Mills of the San Antonio Spurs

Aussies Abroad: Mills leads NBA stars ready for playoffs

The NBA playoffs are a little over a week away with Australian Boomers trio Patty Mills, Aron Baynes and Andrew Bogut set for long post-season runs.


Tolo set for Euroleague Final Eight

Jayco Australian Opals centre Marianna Tolo is in Ekaterinburg, Russia for what biggest week in European women’s club basketball – the 2014 Euroleague Women Final Eight Tournament.


Jayco Opals name squad for Gold Coast training camp

The Jayco Australian Opals are bound for the Gold Coast later this month, with a 20-strong squad named for the upcoming training camp tipping off on April 13.


Aussies Abroad: Ingles advances to Euroleague QFs

Australian Boomers star Joe Ingles and his Maccabi Tel-Aviv team have secured passage to the Euroleague quarter finals after rounding out the Top 16 phase with a 94-92 win over Bayern Munich on Friday.


Aussies Abroad: NBA and Euro stars shine

It was another productive week for the Australian Boomers NBA contingent, with big numbers posted across the board as the regular season enters the final stretch.


Big names return for Opals Canberra camp

A star-studded Jayco Australian Opals squad descend on Canberra on Sunday, with several big names welcomed into camp for the first time in preparation for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women.


Aussies Abroad: Delly stars and March Madness continues

The NCAA Tournament has already thrown up some exciting results for the Australian contingent as March Madness continues this week.


Batkovic and O’Hea withdraw from Opals 2014 campaign

Basketball Australia has been informed that Suzy Batkovic and Jenna O’Hea will not be available for the Jayco Australian Opals’ 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women campaign.


Opals find out opponents for World Championships

The Jayco Australian Opals will face Cuba, South Korea and Belarus in the preliminary rounds of the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women, following the official draw in Turkey overnight.


Opals star Erin Phillips traded to Phoenix Mercury

Jayco Australian Opals star Erin Phillips is off to the Phoenix Mercury after the 2012 WNBA Champion was traded by the Indiana Fever overnight.


Stars named in Opals extended World Championships Squad

The Jayco Australian Opals move a step closer to the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women, with a 31-player extended squad named from which the final team will be selected.


Cambage stars as Beijing falls in WCBA Finals

A monster game from Jayco Australian Opals star Liz Cambage could not stop Shanxi defeating her Beijing team 82-73 to claim the WCBA Championship 3-1 in China overnight.

Australian Opal Elizabeth Cambage

Aussies Abroad: Must-win for Cambage in China

Jayco Australian Opals star Liz Cambage and her Beijing team face a must-win Game 4 of the WCBA Finals in China on Tuesday night after suffering back-to-back defeats.


Cambage dominates in WCBA Finals

Jayco Australian Opals star Liz Cambage has produced a master class to guide her Beijing team to a Game One victory over Shanxi 88-86 to take the early advantage in the Women’s Chinese Basketball Association (WCBA) Finals in China last night.


Aussies Abroad: Nevill, Cambage post big numbers in Asia

Australian Boomers centre Luke Nevill has marked the return of the Taiwanese Basketball League in emphatic fashion, posting big numbers to inspire his Taiwan Mobile team, headlining another big week for Aussies abroad.


Lauren Jackson in recovery following successful surgery

Australian Opal and Canberra Capitals star Lauren Jackson is in recovery following surgery overnight in Melbourne to repair a torn meniscus in her right knee and ongoing problem in her left Achilles tendon.


Aussies Abroad: Ingles, Mills and Cambage all fire

Australian Boomers star Joe Ingles had a breakout game as his Maccabi Tel-Aviv move within one game of top spot in the Israeli League, defeating Ironi Nes-Ziona 99-91 on Sunday.

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