News | Basketball
27 Feb 2020 6:48
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Basketball

    The Tall Ferns have opened their Olympic pre-qualifying series account with a 111-54 hammering of the Philippines in Auckland

    The Tall Ferns have opened their Olympic pre-qualifying series account with a 111-54 hammering of the Philippines in Auckland


    Tessa Boagni and Penina Davidson led the way with 16 points each.

    Captain Kalani Purcell says they aimed to keep motivating each other as the game wore on.



    South Korea have edged China 81-80 in the other match.

    The Tall Ferns next play China tomorrow.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Basketball News
     25 Feb: Tall Blacks and Breakers centre Rob Loe has linked up with the Paul Henare coached Kagawa Five Arrows in Japan's second division basketball league
     24 Feb: The Tall Blacks have thumped Guam 113-94 in Guam to make it two wins from two in their Asia Cup qualifying campaign
     20 Feb: Tall Blacks assistant coach Judd Flavell concedes it's a tricky time to be playing international basketball
     20 Feb: A change of role, but Tall Blacks assistant coach Judd Flavell has seen little change in his friend
     20 Feb: The Tall Blacks are well aware of the task they face tonight, despite a weakened Boomers team
     17 Feb: LeBron James and his squad have hung on to win an NBA All-Star game thriller
     17 Feb: The Breakers may change their approach to adding prospective talent to the roster
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Ireland's lost experienced prop Cian Healy for the remainder of the Six Nations More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    An eighty million dollar lawsuit against ANZ will begin next week More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Jodie Marsh has had her Freddie Mercury tattoo covered up 6:29

    International:
    India's cities have the world's worst air quality for 2019, but Bangladesh is worst overall country 5:27

    Entertainment:
    What movies and shows does Disney now own? Test yourself to find out 4:37

    Environment:
    Dry times for rural Aucklanders north of the bridge 4:37

    International:
    Bernie Sanders becomes target number one at debate as Democrats clash in race to become Donald Trump's opponent 4:37

    Living & Travel:
    If tonight's lotto jackpot isn't won, it will only need to increase by 2 million to become the largest prize in New Zealand history 23:37

    Accident and Emergency:
    One person has died in a crash between a car and a quad bike at Mokotua, near Invercargill 23:37

    Entertainment:
    Skeet Ulrich and Marisol Nichols are leaving 'Riverdale' 21:59

    Skiing:
    Kiwi snowboarder Zoi Sadowski-Synnott wants to land a big new trick at the US Open in Colorado 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Lauren Conrad won't go back to reality TV because her family is her top priority 21:29


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd