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Australia leads Group A in the Women's competition.

Australia bounces into lead

18 Mar 06 12:43
The Australian Women's Basketball team had a convincing victory over Mozambique in the preliminary round, winning 104-26.
New Zealand's Leanne Walker.

Basketball battles continue

17 Mar 06 13:18
Nigeria, New Zealand and Australia were the victors in the Basketball matches on day two of the games.
Lauren Jackson.

Basketball's best are ready to play

16 Mar 06 03:15
The regional courts are ready for Basketball preliminary matches, starting tonight in Bendigo and Traralgon.
India's Riyazuddin Quereshi heads down court during the game against New Zealand at Trust Stadium on March 11 in Auckland, New Zealand.

India's basketballers play for the future

13 Mar 06 20:55
India’s young basketballers anticipate victory over Scotland and tough challenges from Australia and Nigeria, as they build for 2010 success.
Basketball at the Games.

Mozambique playing for the future

12 Mar 06 07:46
Mozambique is not a country usually associated with basketball prowess, but this may change over the next few years and the catalyst for this may be the Melbourne Commonwealth Games.
Australia's CJ Bruton.

Boomers captain's overseas venture

10 Mar 06 01:38
The Boomers are tipped to win gold at the Games with team captain CJ Bruton hopeful to be picked up by a European team as scouts watch the Games.
NZ Tall Fern Leanne Walker.

Tall Ferns versus India

09 Mar 06 07:08
New Zealand’s Tall Ferns will line-up against India for a final hit out before the Games.
International superstar Lauren Jackson will lead the Opals in Melbourne.

Opals and Boomers shoot for gold

13 Feb 06 04:41
Australia's men's and women's teams are confident of taking home the inaugural Commonwealth Games Basketball gold after naming teams heavy on international experience.

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