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Ahead of a big year that includes the 2019 FIBA women’s Asia Cup and the start of the FIBA women’s qualifiers for the 2020 Olympics and 2022 FIBA World Cup, the Australian Opals squad has been announced.
The Australian Opals have made it two victories in a row at the 2018 FIBA Women's World Cup, winning against Nigeria 86-68 before controlling their contest against Argentina, 84-43.
The Australian women's basketball team have finalised plans for their fourth and final camp on the Gold Coast from July 5-11, at the culmination of which the team for Rio 2016 will be announced.
BASKETBALL: The Australian women's basketball team have returned from extensive trips of Japan and Europe and will head back into camp in Canberra from Thursday June 23-Tuesday June 28 as August draws closer.
Australian basketball fans can start planning when they will get to cheer on the Aussie teams in Rio after the Olympic schedule was released overnight.
The Australian women's basketball team is better-placed than ever before to win an Olympic gold medal in Rio next year, Aussie legend Lauren Jackson believes.
The Australian women's basketball team have beaten Japan 86-65 in the first of three warm-up games ahead of next month's qualifying series for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.