The Tall Ferns have flown into Bangalore for their first FIBA Asia Cup campaign with hopes high after a tour of Taiwan and Singapore, which produced six wins and just one defeat.
The Tall Ferns won the second of three internationals against Singapore 70-30 at the Singapore Basketball Centre on Friday night.
Following a successful week in Taipei where the Tall Ferns finished the William Jones Cup with a 4-1 record the focus has now switched to a three game series against the Singapore national team.
The Tall Ferns have finished tied for the best record at the William Jones Cup, following tonight’s 75-72 win over Japan.
The Tall Ferns have bounced back from last night’s loss, by beating Republic of China White 68-65 to move to 3-1 at the William Jones Cup.
Despite an improved second half performance, the Tall Ferns have fallen to their first loss of the William Jones Cup, going down 79-60 to Republic of China ‘Blue’.
The Tall Ferns have moved to 2-0 at the William Jones Cup, beating the Korea KB All Stars 58-40 in their second match of the tournament.
The Tall Ferns have started their William Jones Cup campaign in impressive style, with a 75-52 win over India at the Changhua Gymnasium in Taiwan.
The Tall Ferns fly out for the first leg of their Asia Cup campaign tonight, but with one last minute change.
Excluding a small number of debutants, Tall Ferns Head Coach Kennedy Kereama has largely turned to the tried and trusted in today’s naming the 2017 Tall Ferns, the team tasked with qualifying...