Participants

Australia

Basketball

Bib Name Birth Date
4 06 Jun 1987
5 29 Mar 1993
6 15 Jun 1994
7 26 Jul 1990
8 18 Aug 1991
9 02 Jul 1987
10 08 Jan 1990
12 10 Jan 1981
13 13 Aug 1999
15 01 May 1989
21 06 Jan 1991
35 26 Apr 1992

Team Officials

Function Name
Assistant Coach
Paul GORISS
Coach
Assistant Coach
Cheryl CHAMBERS

Events and Medals

Event Rank Medal
BKB Women 1 Gold

Australia - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 6 Apr 21:00
Women Preliminary Round Pool A
Australia
113
Mozambique
53
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 18:30
Women Preliminary Round Pool A
Australia
100
Canada
61
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 17:30
Women Preliminary Round Pool A
England
55
Australia
118
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 21:00
Women Semifinal
Australia
109
New Zealand
50
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 20:30
Gold Medal Event Women Gold Medal Game
Australia
99
England
55
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationRank
2006 Melbourne, AUS 1

Olympic Games
YearLocationRank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 5
2012 London, GBR 3
2008 Beijing, CHN 2
2004 Athens, GRE 2
2000 Sydney, AUS 2
1996 Atlanta, USA 3
1992 Barcelona, ESP 6
1988 Seoul, KOR 4
1984 Los Angeles, USA 5

World Cup
YearLocationRank
2014 Turkey 3
2010 Czech Republic 5
2006 Sao Paulo, BRA 1
2002 China 3
1998 Germany 3
1994 Australia 4
1990 Malaysia 6
1986 Soviet Union 9
1983 Brazil 11
1979 Seoul, KOR 4
1975 Colombia 10
1971 Brazil 9
1967 Brno, TCH 10
1957 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 10

Asia Cup
YearLocationRank
2017 Bengaluru, IND 2

Oceania Championship
YearLocationRank
2015 Various 1
2013 Various 1
2011 Australia 1
2009 Various 1
2007 Dunedin, NZL 1
2005 New Zealand 1
2003 Launceston, AUS 1
2001 New Zealand 1
1997 New Zealand 1
1995 Australia 1
1989 New Zealand 1
1985 New South Wales, AUS 1
1982 Australia 1
1978 New Zealand 1
1974 Australia 1

Nickname: Opals
Additional information

COMMONWEALTH GAMES
Dominated competition at Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games. Comfortably won all group games before defeating Nigeria in the semifinal, 105-49. Went on to defeat New Zealand in the final, 77-39. (news.bbc.co.uk, 23 Mar 2006)


OLYMPIC GAMES
USA has been Australia's nemesis at the Olympic Games. Three times Australia has made the final (Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, Beijing 2008), losing on each occasion to the Americans and having to settle for silver. Also collected two bronze meals (Atlanta 1996, London 2012), having competed a total of eight times. Fifth at Rio 2016. (Olympic News Service, 2016)


WORLD CUP
Won gold at 2006 World Cup, and third three times (1998, 2002, 2014). (Olympic News Service, 2016)


MOST CAPPED
Robyn MAHER has the most international appearances, with 374. (basketball.net.au, 26 Jun 2012)


World Ranking: 4 (correct at 28 Feb 2018)
Zone Ranking: 1



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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