Townsville Fire Player Announcement

December 4, 2023 | Townsville Fire news

The Townsville Fire is thrilled to announce the signing of WNBA standout Amanda Zahui B, marking a significant milestone for both the player and the Fire as she becomes the first Swedish player to join the team.

Amanda Zahui B, known for her exceptional skills and versatility on the court, brings a wealth of experience and a winning mentality to the Townsville Fire. The 193cm center has had a successful career in the WNBA, having previously played for the New York Liberty, Washington Mystics, and most recently the Indiana Fever .

“We are thrilled to welcome Amanda Zahui B to the Townsville Fire” said Shannon Seebohm, Head Coach of the Townsville Fire. “Amanda’s exceptional skill set, leadership qualities, and vast experience in the WNBA will undoubtedly strengthen our team and have a positive influence on our players

Amanda Zahui B expressed her enthusiasm about joining the Townsville Fire, emphasizing her eagerness to embrace the challenge and contribute her best to the team’s success.

I am really excited to be joining the team and I am looking forward to get to work, get to know all my new teammates and the whole club. 

I think it’s going to be a great fit for me as player and I am ready to get to work and join everyone on a fantastic season ahead! 

Amanda will arrive in Townsville this week and join the team on their nine-day road trip which will see them play, Canberra, Southside and Sydney.