Olympics: Opals weather the storm, catch fir…

In what was a physical battle, the Opals have got off to a winning start in their 2016 Rio Olympics campaign, defeating Brazil 84-66. Liz Cambage was dominant on both ends of the court, and kept the Opals alive when Brazil were hot early. Brazil came out firing, jumping out to a 24-14 lead after the first quarter. The Opals were unable to stop Brazil's hot shooting, with Brazil shooting a ridiculous 85% from the floor in the opening quarter. If it weren't for Cambage's 10 first quarter points, Australia may well have been out of the contest.

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