Great Britain and the USA will go head-to-head later this year when they meet at the Manchester Arena in July – the first time the USA Basketball women’s team will have competed on British soil. Welcome Olympic Gold Medalist and three-time WNBA Champion Swin Cash from the USA, and our very own Jo Leedham, the star forward who averaged 12 points per game in last year’s EuroBasket.
USA Basketball Wins and Great Britain Learns at the London Olympics
James Harden #12 of the USA Men's Senior National team goes for a dunk against France at the Olympic Park Basketball Arena during the London Olympic Games on July 29, 2012 in London, England. At the game, British fans received a tutorial in basic basketball
PHOTOS: Princesses Beatrice & Eugenie Attend First Buckingham Palace Garden Party
There are many universal "firsts" when it comes to growing up... If you're a British royal, you can add one more to the list: first Buckingham Palace garden party. Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie both made their first garden party appearances today at Buckingham Palace, joining their grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, as well as Prince Philip, Princess Anne and Prince Andrew. Their towering fellow guests were the members of the Team GB Olympic Basketball Team.