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WNBL star Gabe Richards earns Jayco Opals call-up

Wattle Valley WNBL star Gabrielle Richards will fly to Europe today to join-up with the Jayco Australian Opals for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women in Turkey.

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CHINA RESIST JAYCO OPALS LATE CHARGE IN PARIS

A Penny Taylor-inspired comeback fell agonisingly short as the Jayco Australian Opals went down to China in a thriller 76-70 in the final game of their four-nation tournament in Paris overnight.

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Injury rules Cambage out of World Championships

Basketball Australia today confirmed Australian Jayco Opals star Elizabeth Cambage has been ruled out of the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women campaign after suffering a ruptured Achilles tendon.

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Opals bounce back with big win over France

The Jayco Australian Opals have produced a convincing display to account for France 71-55 in the second game of their pre-FIBA World Championship for Women tournament in Paris overnight.

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Gallant Jayco Opals go down to USA in Paris

The Jayco Australian Opals have opened the final phase of their FIBA World Championship for Women preparation with a gallant 72-66 loss to Team USA in Paris overnight.

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Challenge ahead for Opals duo after WNBA title glory

Jayco Australian Opals stars Erin Phillips and Penny Taylor are riding high are guiding the Phoenix Mercury to the WNBA Championship, but the time to celebrate will be short-lived as the duo prepare to fly to Paris this week.

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Opals star duo close in on WNBA Championship

Fresh from being named in the Jayco Australian Opals Team for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women star duo Penny Taylor and Erin Phillips have moved one win away from the WNBA Championship.

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JAYCO OPALS TEAM NAMED FOR FIBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FOR WOMEN

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the Jayco Australian Opals Team to compete at the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women in Turkey.

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Message to fans from Jayco Opals star Lauren Jackson

Australian Jayco Opals star Lauren Jackson is out of hospital and recovering well following surgery earlier this week. Today she released the following message of thanks for her supportive fans.

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Jayco Opals star duo advance to WNBA Finals

The WNBA Championship awaits Jayco Australian Opals duo Erin Phillips and Penny Taylor, with the Phoenix Mercury securing passage to the WNBA Finals after 96-78 win over the Minnesota Lynx in the deciding Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals series.

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INJURY FORCES JACKSON OUT OF JAYCO OPALS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS CAMPAIGN

Basketball Australia today confirmed Australian Jayco Opals star Lauren Jackson has been forced to withdraw from the 2014 FIBA World Championships campaign in order to undertake further rehabilitation for her knee injury.

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Jayco Opals set for WNBA Conference Finals

The most anticipated match-up of the season tips off on Saturday morning, with Jayco Opals Erin Phillips and Penny Taylor leading the Phoenix Mercury into battle against the Minnesota Lynx in the WNBA Conference Finals.

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Brondello celebrates honour with WNBA playoff win

Jayco Australian Opals stars Erin Phillips and Penny Taylor starred as the Phoenix Mercury advanced to the WNBA Western Conference Finals after a 93-68 win over the Los Angeles Sparks to claim a 2-0 sweep.

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Turkey pip Jayco Opals in overtime

Turkey has claimed an overtime win over the Jayco Australian Opals 84-80 in a thrilling final game of the TBF Zafer Cup in Istanbul, Turkey overnight.

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Jayco Opals back to winning ways

The Jayco Australian Opals have returned to winning ways, holding off a determined Brazil for a hard-fought 66-63 win at the TBF Zafer Cup in Istanbul, Turkey overnight.

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Jayco Opals go down to Canada at Zafer Cup

The Jayco Australian Opals have suffered the first setback of their European tour, going down to Canada 62-55 in the opening game of the TBF Zafer Cup in Istanbul, Turkey overnight.

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Q&A: Jayco Opals star Erin Phillips

Jayco Australian Opals star Erin Phillips is on a collision course with history, with the coming months having the potential to elevate her to one of the all-time greats of the Australian women’s basketball.

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Mitchell inspires Jayco Opals to sweep of Belarus

The Jayco Australian Opals overcame a late scare to defeat Belarus 76-60 and claim a clean sweep of their two-game series in Minsk overnight.

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