The Australian women's national basketball team is nicknamed the Opals, after the brightly coloured gemstone common to the country. From 1994 onwards, the Opals have been consistently competitive and successful having won nine medals at official FIBA international tournaments (Olympics and World Cups), highlighted by a gold medal winning performance at the 2006 World Championship in Brazil.
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Erin Phillips scored 16 points and Leilani Mitchell provided a spark off the bench to lead Australia to a 63-52 win over Canada in the quarterfinals of the women's world championship on Friday.
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WNBL INKS NEW BROADCAST DEAL AHEAD OF 2021/22 SEASON The Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) 2021/22 season will tip-off on Thursday, December 2, showcasing a wealth...
USA women’s basketball capture seventh straight Olympic gold with win over Japan as France claim Bronze. TOKYO (Japan) - Japan’s beautiful brand of basketball met its match against the United States in the women's Gold Medal Game, with the American’s winning, 90-75. France completed the podium. 03/08/2021.
During the 1970s and 1980s, Australian women's basketball was successful in terms of attracting participants and having a competitive team on the international stages. This success did not translate into sponsorship and financial support for the sport. The WNBL was founded during the early 1980s to help improve the quality of the domestic play with the hope of providing a pathway for top Australian players to join the national team.
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For the first-time ever, the FIBA Women's Asia Cup 2021 - Division A will take place in Amman, Jordan. The flagship women's national team competition will not only crown the continental Champions, but will also qualify four (4) teams to the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup 2022 Qualifying Tournaments.