FIBA World Championships - Brazil

Aussies Win Gold

The Australian Opals were the victors at the FIBA World Championship in Brazil. Sun players Erin Phillips and Laura Summerton were amoung the ecstatic Aussies to take home gold medals. The Opals defeated the team from Russia in the gold medal match.

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USA Takes Bronze

Sun Head Coach Mike Thibault, as an assistant coach for Team USA, helped the US to win a bronze medal. Team USA defeated the host nation, Brazil, in the bronze medal match.

Check out USA Basketball Website.