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The Australian Team of Alex Manly, Macey Stewart and Elissa Wundersitz compete in the Women's U19 3000m Team Puruit Qualifications during day three of the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival at Dunc Gray Velodrome on January 18, 2013.

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Performers take part in the Australian Youth Olympic Festival Opening Ceremony during day one of the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival at Sydney Entertainment Centre on January 16, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.

They are the stars of the future, and the athletes competing at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF) were treated to a spectacle fit for Olympians at the Opening Ceremony at Sydney Entertainment Centre.

Cambage is big in China

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Liz Cambage #14 shoots a free throw shot against Russia during the Women's Basketball Preliminary Round match on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Basketball Arena on August 3, 2012 in London, England.

BASKETBALL: Australian basketballer Liz Cambage admits her Chinese adventure is proving a massive culture shock, but on the whole an enjoyable one.

Annie Blackburn competes for Victoria Country at the 2012 U18 National Championships.

Australia have announced two more basketball teams to take part in the 3 on 3 basketball competition at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival in January.

A general view of the ball going through the net is seen at the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games.

Some of the nation’s leading young basketballers have today been selected to represent Australia in the 3x3 basketball competition when it makes its debut appearance at the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival in January.

Lauren Jackson #15 attempts a free throw in the first half against Russia during the Women's Basketball Bronze Medal game on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 11, 2012 in London, England.

Tears are still expected to flow for Lauren Jackson even if all goes to plan with the Opals star's recovery from injury.

Australian coach Brett Brown looks on in the Men's Basketball Preliminary Round match between Australia and Spain on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Basketball Arena on July 31, 2012 in London, England.

BASKETBALL: After four years in the role that culminated in a Quarter Final appearance at the 2012 London Olympic Games, Brett Brown has stepped down as Head Coach of the Australian Boomers.

Erin Phillips #13 of the Indiana Fever dribbles past Seimone Augustus #33 of the Minnesota Lynx during Game Three of the 2012 WNBA Finals on October 19, 2012 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.

It was the decision which cost Erin Phillips an Olympic medal, but which helped yield the Australian basketball star a WNBA championship ring.

The Australian Emus take on New Zealand in the 2012 Oceania Championships.

BASKETBALL: The Australian Emus and Gems have claimed a series sweep of New Zealand to win the 2012 FIBA Oceania Under 19 Championships and book their place at the 2013 FIBA Under 19 World Championships.

Head coach Carrie Graf of Australia coaches against Russia during the Women's Basketball Bronze Medal game on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 11, 2012 in London, England.

BASKETBALL: Australian women's basketball coach Carrie Graf concedes her future is undecided, but the veteran mentor says she's in no rush for that to change.