Australian Opal, Jennifer Screen, tied the knot with her sweetheart and fellow basketball player, Neil Mottram, on June 30 in a star-studded ceremony in Adelaide. The event was organised from Italy via the internet due to the pair’s professional playing commitments. Beijing Bound had a chat with Jennifer to hear about her exciting wedding news as well as her experiences living and playing in Italy.
The Australian men's basketball team won the 4-Nations China Tournament in Guzhen, China overnight following a spirited 81-73 win over the host nation.The Boomers won five of their six games during the nine-day tour - two victories over China (81-73, 77-66), two over Croatia (80-56, 82-79) and one over
The virus plagued Australian men's basketball team registered their fourth win in as many games in Zhuai, China overnight, courageously defeating Croatia 82-79.Head Coach Brian Goorjian was so ill with a virus he was forced to stay at the team hotel
Despite half the team and several members of the coaching staff being struck down by a severe virus, the Australian men's basketball team registered a gutsy 75-54 win over Italy in Jiangmen City, China overnight.Sydney King Ian Crosswhite has been the worst affected and was unable to play
Rising stars of Australian basketball will be challenged to earn Olympic qualifying selection in a four-nation tournament in China starting Friday. Boomers head coach Brian Goorjian flew out today with a youthful, experimental squad for a hectic nine-day tour...
The chances of the world’s best player, Lauren Jackson, taking part in the domestic competition in 2007 look highly improbable with the team most likely to sign her, the Adelaide Lightning, rating the chances of securing her services at “one in a thousand”.This news comes as Australian coach