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  1. Matured Cambage is ready to soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Mercury

    Liz Cambage became the first female to ever slam dunk at an Olympics, now she wants to win Australia's first basketball gold medal. Liz Cambage has had a big 12 months but is ready to lead the Opals in Rio.

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  2. US women look to win 6th consecutive basketball gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Erie Times News

    ... join Teresa Edwards and Lisa Leslie as the only basketball players to win four gold medals. Australia center Liz Cambage became the first woman to dunk in the Olympics in London. Will the 6-foot-8 star have an encore in Brazil? Keep an eye on ...

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  3. US Women's Basketball Looks To Win 6th Consecutive Gold MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | CBS Local

    ... join Teresa Edwards and Lisa Leslie as the only basketball players to win four gold medals. Australia center Liz Cambage became the first woman to dunk in the Olympics in London. Will the 6-foot-8 star have an encore in Brazil? Keep an eye on ...

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  4. US women look to win sixth consecutive basketball gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... join Teresa Edwards and Lisa Leslie as the only basketball players to win four gold medals. Australia center Liz Cambage became the first woman to dunk in the Olympics in London. Will the 6-foot-8 star have an encore in Brazil? Keep an eye on ...

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  5. Burton eyes gold at debut OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Yahoo!

    ... n crucial to fulfilling her Olympic dream. Triple Olympic medallist Suzy Batkovic was the most notable omission. Liz Cambage and Marianna Tolo got the nod ahead of Batkovic, who is a four-times WNBL MVP.

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  6. Cambage, Taylor in Australiaa s squad for Rio OlympicsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KDWN

    Former WNBA center Liz Cambage has been included in a 12-strong Australian squad that is aiming to win a medal at a sixth consecutive Olympic women's basketball tournament. Cambage, Laura Hodges and Rachel Jarry return from the squad which lost the semifinals to the United States at London 2012 and finished with the bronze.

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  7. Cambage, Taylor in Australia's squad for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | MySanAntonio.com

    Former WNBA center Liz Cambage has been included in a 12-strong Australian squad that is aiming to win a medal at a sixth consecutive Olympic women's basketball tournament. Cambage, Laura Hodges and Rachel Jarry return from the squad which lost the semifinals to the United States at London 2012 and finished with the bronze.

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  8. Equal in the air, world No.2 Opals gearing up for RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Age

    ... favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Liz Cambage no longer has to dip into her own pockets to pay for airline upgrades, as was the case when Australia's male and female ...

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  9. Rio Olympics 2016: Suzy Batkovic cut from Opals Games teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Age

    ... Jackson and fellow star Penny Taylor. Taylor, also 35, will be the Opals' oldest team member in Brazil, while Liz Cambage, Rachel Jarry and Laura Hodges are the only remaining players from the 2012 London Games. The Opals wrap up their final camp on ...

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  10. Rio Olympics 2016: Boomers a medal chance as Opals chase goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Taylor, Suzy Batkovic, Laura Hodges and Erin Phillips, they also have a swag of rising stars - most notably Liz Cambage. Cambage was the first woman to perform a slam dunk at an Olympics in London and, if at full fitness, is set to light up the ...

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  11. Rio Olympics 2016: Opals look to move on from blackface controversy and 'create our own history'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Opals have moved on from the racial furore which rocked the team earlier this year as they set out to "create their own legacy" without Lauren Jackson, said coach Brendan Joyce. Alice Kunek was slammed by teammate Liz Cambage on social media for featuring in a photograph with her face painted brown, but counselling and two overseas tours has allowed the two to mend their relationships and solidify team unity.

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  12. Opals down but Boomers to play in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... the raucous home crowd roared its team on to a 58-55 victory. Down 10-20 at the first break and with centre Liz Cambage in foul trouble, Australia rallied in the second, holding the Spaniards to a nine-point period. Talbot finished with 16 points, ...

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  13. Cambage, Opals' best yet to come: coachRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Despite dominating the Opals' warm-up series sweep over Japan, Australian basketball star Liz Cambage's best is still to come, according to coach Brendan Joyce. Cambage top-scored in each of the women's team's three games, including a 26-point haul in Tuesday night's 84-73 win in Tokyo.

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  14. Basketball: Understrength Opals crush Japan in Olympic warm-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Canberra Times

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Liz Cambage: Had 17 points and eight rebounds in her 21 minutes on court in the Opals match against Japan.

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  15. Give rising athletes a taste of the possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | The Courier

    ... Jarry, were available for the Opals's world championship bid in Turkey in 2014. Lauren Jackson was injured. Liz Cambage had snapped her Achilles. The Opals won bronze. "We gave international players as much international experience as we could," ...

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  16. Olympic basketball star Abby Bishop opens up about collapsing before developing blood clotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... where she couldn't even pick up her daughter, Zala. Opals teammates Lauren Jackson (clockwise from bottom left), Liz Cambage, Marianna Tolo, Rachel Jarry, Abby Bishop, Erin Phillips, Penny Taylor and Suzy Batkovic 'On Friday I went to the doctor and ...

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  17. Canberra Capitals appoint Paul Gorris as coach as Opals sweat on Lauren JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Age

    ... to sign a three-year deal and go on a recruiting mission immediately to piece together his puzzle. Meanwhile, Liz Cambage insists she and Opals teammate Alice Kunek have moved from the "blackface" saga, with her immediate focus on overcoming an ...

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  18. Opals player 'not here to make friends' ahead of RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | ABC News

    ... bronze medals in the last world championships cemented the team's position as medal contenders. Opal's team-mate Liz Cambage, whose father is Nigerian, blasted Kunek for the image, tweeting that she was "shocked" and "disturbed" and "people wonder ...

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  19. Olympics: Marianna Tolo confident gold medal still on agenda if Jackson absentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Marianna Tolo and Liz Cambage during an Opals training session at the Australian Institute of Sport in 2014. Photo Jay Cronan A decision on Lauren Jackson's availability is imminent but Australian Opals teammate Marianna Tolo insists the squad still has the front court depth to contend for gold at the Rio Olympic Games.

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  20. Opals Cambage, Kunek bury the hatchetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Age

    Liz Cambage and Alice Kunek have quietly buried the hatchet ahead of the Australian women's basketball team's first pre-Olympic camp in Canberra next week. The public spat that erupted after Cambage took to Twitter to express her outrage over Kunek's "blackface" fancy dress at an end-of-season WNBL party threatened to derail the Opals' bid for a sixth consecutive Games medal in Rio.

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