Tickets Now On Sale For Pre-Olympic Qualifying Basketball Tournament

Tickets for the 2008 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women are now on sale to the public today May 22nd. The tournament will be held in Madrid June 9-15 in the Telefonica Arena which seats 10,500 spectators. Tickets can be purchased online at the ticket seller Entradas.com until sold out. Pre-Olympic Qualifying Game Prices Daily […]

Team Womens USA Win Over Ros Casares In Training

USA 82 – Ros Casares 72 The USA Womens National Team won friendly game against top league team from Spain, Ros Casares. Katie Douglas and Delisha Milton-Jones, who are part of the Ros Casares team scored 13 points and 5 points. Other players from the WNBA and USA national team played solid: Katie Feenstra,Seimone Augustus, […]

USA Womens Basketball Wins Diamond Ball Over Australia By 4 points

USA 71 – Australia 67 With the countdown to the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Team USA just beat top opponent in the final game of the Diamond Ball Tournament in Haining, China. Lisa Leslie led her team as veteran and multiple Olympic Gold Medalist for the close win over Australia. The game was close throughout the […]

Women's Diamond Ball Weekend Results

China the host of the Diamond Ball Tournament in Haining China defeated Mali (91-67) after fighting three quarters before extending a big lead. Latvia also surprised Russia and overshadowed Becky Hammon's National Team debut with 75-69 win. Anete Jekabsone-Zogota scored a first day and game high 34 points in big win for Latvia. However, during […]

Second Round Of The Pre-Olympic Tournament Madrid 2008

Cuba 68 – Belarus 58 Both teams struggled to find their, game and to score in the first quarter, apart from an early Cuba’s 8-0 run in the early minutes of the game, so the points came slowly, finishing the first with a one point lead for Cuba, 14-13. In the early second quarter Belarus […]

Australian Womens National Basketball Team Named

The Australian Women's Basketball Team for the summer 2008 Beijing Games have been announced this week and has been said to big the strongest ever to represent the Olympic Basketball Games for the country. The team will consist of six Olympians in Lauren Jackson, Kristi Harrower, Penny Taylor, Belinda Snell, Suzy Batkovic and Laura Summerton […]

USA Womens National Team Training Camp Spain

During the months of March and April, the USA Womens National Basketball Team will resume their training for the Beijing Olympic Basketball Games 2008 . In August, the national team gained an Olympic berth after winning the FIBA Americas games. Head Coach Anne Donovan is excited to get the team together to start training for […]

USA Womens Olympic Basketball Team Complete Roster

The roster for the USA Womens Olympic Basketball National Team has been announced today by adding three new players. Kara Lawson, DeLisha Milton-Jones and Tamika Catchings will be making their way to Beijing China to compete in the 2008 Olympic Basketball Games . The full list of 12 players are below and were selected by […]

Beijing Olympics Basketball Draw Schedule

The lottery draw for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Basketball Games have been chosen this weekend. The Pre-Olympic qualifying games will be played in Madrid during June to determine five opening slots for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Basketball Games . Womens Basketball Olympic Groups Group A Korea Australia Russia Qualifier 1 Qualifier 2 Qualifier 3 Group […]

New Zealand Womens National Team Beijing List

New Zealand Womens Basketball National Team named and said to be one of the strongest compiled for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. “It’s the strongest team we could have selected for the Olympics,” McHugh said.“But because there are only two players back from the Athens Olympic Games it is a very young and inexperienced team at […]