January 22, 2024 | WNBL news

Round 12 Recap:

The WNBL Round 12 delivered a series of exhilarating matchups, with standout performances and unexpected outcomes keeping fans on the edge of their seats.


SOUTHSIDE VS BENDIGO 📆 Wednesday 17 Jan 2024

In a clash between Southside and Bendigo, the Flyers dominated from the start, securing the win. Bendigo, vying for a top 4 spot, faced defensive challenges, resulting in a significant point deficit. Despite individual efforts from Froling and Samuels, Southside’s Rebecca Cole and Maddi Rocci led their team to a commanding victory. GAME STATS.


SYDNEY VS ADELAIDE 📆 Wednesday 17 Jan 2024

The Sydney Flames showcased their prowess with a spectacular 23-point win against the Adelaide Lightning. Flames’ Didi Richards emerged as the player of the game, contributing significantly to their offensive and defensive dominance. Adelaide, despite a loss, displayed resilience, with Jocelyn Willoughby and Briana Turner delivering commendable performances. GAME STATS.


SYDNEY VS UC CAPS 📆 Friday 19 Jan 2024

The Sydney Flames continued their ascent towards the top 4 with a dominant win over the UC Capitals. Cayla George and Didi Richards led the Flames to a convincing 25-point victory, marking their third consecutive win. The Flames now prepare for a crucial clash against Southside Flyers. GAME STATS.


TOWNSVILLE VS ADELAIDE 📆 Saturday 20 Jan 2024

In a surprising turn of events, 8th-placed Adelaide Lightning upset league leaders Townsville Fire with a remarkable 15-point victory. Despite their lower position on the table, the Lightning displayed energy and aggression, outperforming the Fire across three crucial quarters. GAME STATS.


PERTH VS BENDIGO 📆 Saturday 20 Jan 2024

Bendigo Spirit stunned the Perth Lynx with a remarkable victory at Bendat Basketball Centre. Mehryn Kraker‘s exceptional performance, contributing 27 points, led Bendigo to a hard-fought win. Despite efforts from Perth’s Goodchild, Potter, and Maley, the Spirit showcased resilience and strategic play. GAME STATS.



Lauren Jackson celebrated her 200th WNBL game with a win as the Southside Flyers edged past the Melbourne Boomers in a thrilling match. The Flyers, led by Leilani Mitchell and Jackson, secured a narrow 84-82 victory. The game remained fiercely contested throughout, highlighting the competitive spirit and skill on display in the WNBL. GAME STATS.


Teams are now preparing for the season’s final stretch, and the battle for playoff spots is set to bring more excitement and drama in the weeks ahead.


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