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Logan Thunder WNBL demise 'disappointing': Canberra Capitals

Jon Tuxworth Outgoing Capitals chief Tony Jackson says it is staggering that south-east Queensland will be without a top-tier basketball side.

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Logan Thunder out of WNBL

Natalie Hurst of the Canberra Capitals and Kristen Veal of Logan Thunder during a WNBL game in December.

Roy Ward The WNBL will play with only eight teams next season after Logan Thunder withdrew from the league on Monday.

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Bendigo coach claims WNBL underdog tag

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Bendigo coach Bernie Harrower cheekily insists his runaway WNBL minor premiers are the underdog for Sunday's grand final against Townsville and claims he has some new tricks to throw at the Fire.

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Bendigo Spirit attempts back-to-back WNBL titles

Kelsey Griffin of Bendigo Spirit.

Roy Ward Amid the celebrations during Bendigo Spirit's first WNBL title last year, coach Bernie Harrower didn't just tempt fate, he stared it in the eye.

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Sports commission to undertake major review of WNBL

Carrie Graf

Jon Tuxworth Basketball Australia has enlisted the ASC to undertake a broad review of the WNBL.

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WNBL: Townsville Fire too hot for Dandenong Rangers

Alex Wilson of the Fire drives to the basket.

Roy Ward Dandenong Rangers fell at the penultimate hurdle for the second straight season in the WNBL preliminary final on Sunday.

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Melbourne Boomers beat Logan Thunder in WNBL

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Roy Ward Melbourne Boomers made the most of their height advantage to beat Logan Thunder 74-63.

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Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf says players are playing for their WNBL careers

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Chris Dutton Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf has put her team on notice with five games left in the WNBL campaign.

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High award hopes for Abby Bishop despite Canberra Capitals' WNBL loss

Sport. WNBL match at the AIS Arena between the Canberra Capitals (blue) and the Melbourne Boomers. Caps forward, Abby Bishop, looks for a way past Hayley Munro. January 25th. 2014 Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidy.

Jon Tuxworth Jess Bibby says Canberra's disappointing campaign shouldn't derail Abby Bishop's WNBL MVP hopes.

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Bendigo Spirit through to another WNBL grand final

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Adam Bourke Bendigo Spirit is one win away from a second-straight WNBL championship.

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WNBL: Canberra Capitals' MVP award tops tough year for Abby Bishop

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(l-r) Carly Wilson, Isabelle Strunc, Abby Bishop and Sarah McAppion at the Canberra Capitals end of year dinner.
The Canberra Times
19 February 2014
Photo Jay Cronan

Chris Dutton Newly-crowned Canberra Capitals MVP Abby Bishop says she is a ''package deal'' with niece Zala.

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WNBL: Nat Hurst cashes in on Turkey offer

Chris Dutton Canberra Capitals star Nat Hurst has defended her decision to quit the club with two games left in the WNBL season.

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Canberra Capitals' Jess Bibby slams WNBL awards system

Jon Tuxworth Jess Bibby has blasted Basketball Australia's move to end WNBL All-Star Five voting three weeks early.

WNBL: Canberra Capitals v Townsville Fire

Fire player Tiana Mangakahia reacts at Caps player Jessica Bibby.

Canberra Capitals v Townsville Fire at the AIS Arena, Canberra.

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Carrie Graf breaks record for most wins in WNBL

Sport.  Adelaide Lightning player Laura Hodges and Canberra Capitals player Abby Bishop during the game at the AIS Arena.  25 October 2013. Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan.

David Polkinghorne Carrie Graf couldn't care less about being the coach with the most wins in WNBL history.

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WNBL side Bendigo on a nine-game winning streak

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Red-hot Bendigo has steamrolled its way to a club record nine-match WNBL winning streak.

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Townsville Fire on a roll in WNBL

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Last season's losing WNBL grand finalist finally gaining momentum after notching its third straight win.

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Bendigo Spirit holds off Melbourne Boomers in WNBL

Boomer Tess Madgen  (centre) competes with Gabrielle Richards and Kristi Harrower.

Roy Ward Spirit centre Gabrielle Richards proved to be the difference in the match.

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WNBL: Townsville Fire force their way into top three

29 September 2011, sport, story by Chris Dutton, Canberra Times picture by STUART WALMSLEY. The Canberra Capitals continue preparation for the 2011/12 WNBL season. New signing Brigitte Ardossi.

Adrian Warren Townsville have forced their way into the WNBL top three, becoming the first non-Victorian team to do so in eight rounds, the Fire stretching their winning streak to five with two victories over...

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Menora Foods to sponsor WNBL

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Jon Pierik Weeks after a call on big business to back women's sport, the WNBL has become a beneficiary.