Basketball Australia has appointed Jerril Rechter to replace Anthony Moore as chief executive, the organisation has announced.
Basketball Australia (BA) say they will not appeal the sanctions handed down by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) after a major brawl broke out in a World Cup qualifier between their men's side and The Philippines.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has banned 13 players and fined the national federations of The Philippines and Australia after a mass brawl broke out in a World Cup 2019 Asian qualifier between the two countries earlier this month.
National basketball federations from Australia and The Philippines have issued a joint apology following their brawl in a Men's World Cup qualifier in what appears an attempt to soften the punishment they are likely to receive.
Basketball Australia have named their squad for the 2018 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) World Championships, where the side will look to win their third gold medal in succession.
Australian Government call for end to gender discrepancies in travel arrangements for Olympics and World Championships
Australia's Government has called on the country’s sporting organisations to reduce the gap in gender inequality when sending its athletes to major sporting events across the world.