On the eve of the 2014 WNBA Playoffs Jayco Australian Opals duo Erin Phillips and Penny Taylor and their Phoenix Mercury have continued their record-breaking season, with the WNBA Championship firmly in their sights.
Virgin Australia and Basketball Australia today announced a new partnership that will see the Australian airline become the Official Airline of the Australian Opals, Boomers and Basketball Australia.
The Jayco Australian Opals produced the perfect send off for retiring legend Jenni Screen, thrashing Mozambique 88-36 to complete and clean sweep of their tour of Japan tonight.
The curtain has fallen on the career of one of the Jayco Australian Opals most unheralded heroes, with Jenni Screen announcing her retirement from women’s national team program following the final game of the team’s tour of Japan against Mozambique tonight.
The Jayco Australian Opals have made it two wins from two games on their tour of Japan, posting a comprehensive 91-52 win over Japan B in Akita today, highlighted by a brilliant first-half shooting performance from veteran Belinda Snell.
Two clutch free throws from Leilani Mitchell have secured the Jayco Australian Opals a thrilling 80-79 win over Japan in the opening fixture of their four-game tour in Akita tonight.
The Jayco Australian Opals took time from their busy on court schedule to get out and about in the Central Coast community today, getting themselves acquainted with the basketball-mad region.
The injury woes of the past two years appear to be behind Jayco Australian Opals star Penny Taylor if her recent performances in the WNBA for the Phoenix Mercury are anything to go by.
The Jayco Australian Opals have named a 15-player squad for their final domestic camp of the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women preparation to be held in Terrigal on the New South Wales Central Coast.