US ‘is not our largest menace’ at Olympics, says Opals’ star Liz Cambage


The one nation ranked above Australia are the US, who beat them within the 2018 world championship last.

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However Cambage is not instantly involved about their long-time foes.

“America is not our largest menace,” she stated.

“European basketball is killing it proper now. We have to look out for Spain (ranked third), look out for France… so it isn’t concerning the one crew.”

Cambage, who performs for Chinese language crew Shanxi Xing Rui Flame, is again in Australia for a month whereas the league takes a break for the Olympic qualifiers.

“I left the air pollution in Beijing a few days in the past and to come back again right here, the air high quality like that is very scary in Australia,” Cambage stated at a hazy Bondi seaside.

“We’re going via a really robust time. However I simply love being residence and seeing everybody supporting one another in the intervening time and utilizing their platforms to donate and lift cash for these in want proper now in Australia.

After ending the season in China, Cambage will embark upon her second season for the Las Vegas Aces within the WNBA.

Their season shall be performed both facet of the Olympics, which can Cambage’s third marketing campaign.

“It is time to lock down and get my physique in the most effective form and my thoughts in the most effective form and produce residence a medal,” she stated.

“It was an enormous studying expertise for me. I beloved being in Vegas. That is my metropolis and residential away from residence now.”

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