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Women's basketball championship, 2012

Women's basketball championship, 2012

Otago Goldrush player Kelly Groot deftly manoeuvres past Waitakere West Rangers' Penina Davidson in their semi-final game at the 2012 women's basketball championship in Nelson. The Goldrush won the national title in 2011, but lost this game 57–52 and emerged with a bronze.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 25 August 2012, p. 41
Photograph by Jane Dawber

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John Saker, 'Basketball - Game and structure', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 September 2020)

Story by John Saker, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Oct 2015