Following games in China and Latvia the third stage of the Tall Ferns build up towards the Olympic Qualifying Tournament in France began in Minsk on Thursday.
After the excitement of an overtime victory the previous night the Tall Ferns were beaten 72-52 by Latvia in Riga on Saturday.
The Tall Ferns have got the European leg of their Olympic Qualifying Tournament build up off to a perfect start with a 70-64 overtime victory against Latvia in Riga on Friday.
As the Tall Ferns prepare for a pair of games against Latvia this weekend head coach Kennedy Kereama has had a few days to reflect on the efforts of his charges in China.
The Tall Ferns ended the Four Nations Tournament in Xilinhot, China, on a disappointing note going down 56-53 to the Czech Republic on Saturday night.
After a ten points defeat to Montenegro earlier in the week at the Four Nations Tournament in Xilinhot, China, the Tall Ferns were able to turn the tables on their European opponents winning 79-76...
The Tall Ferns began the second round of games in the Four Nations Tournament in Xilinhot, China on Thursday night against the hosts.
It was third time lucky for the Tall Ferns at the Four Nations Tournament in Hengyang, China on Monday night. The Tall Ferns beat the Czech Republic, ranked number five in the world, 72-64.
Then there were three. Rob Loe, Isaac Fotu and Tom Abercrombie are now our only three international players still performing overseas. This follows Le Murra Lucca’s loss in the Italian League...
The Tall Ferns played their second game at the Four Nations Tournament in Hengyang, China on Sunday night against Montenegro.