The Opals Sara Blicavs has basketball in her genes and four-time Olympian Loudy Wiggins could be passing on her talent for diving and gymnastics
Beth Davis & Ashleigh Nelson are back with the latest news and views from Australian women’s sports including basketball, football, hockey, Australian Olympic Committee, and why Melbourne Tennis Center is considering changing the name of the Margaret Court Arena in response to the tennis legend’s recent anti-gay comments. The rising start of Australian basketball Sara Blicav stops by to tell us what’s in store for her this season and her long term goals. And Australian diving legend and four-time Olympian Loudy Wiggins shares some insight into the sport and how she made her comback for a fourth Olympics, and we hear about her second career and motherhood too. Ash also has news of her new show, The Circle, that will be launched next month on WiSP Sports Radio. Follow us on Twitter @WiSPsports, @bethdavis10 and @nelson_ashleigh.
“Dad was, as modest as I can sound, a phenomenal player and his career was cut short at 25…because they had to remove his knee cap from his knee… back in the day that’s what you had to do, so he’s got in a glass jar floating in some water,” Sara Blicavs.
Podcast length: 42’40”