Australian Boomers upbeat despite loss of Bogut
Australia have announced that Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut will not play at the Olympics because of an ankle injury that has kept him sidelined in the NBA since late January.
A two-time Olympian, the 27-year-old has had his career repeatedly disrupted by injuries.
He is set to miss his fourth consecutive summer with the Boomers.
The governing body of basketball Down Under has issued a statement that says: "Basketball Australia has confirmed that superstar center Andrew Bogut has withdrawn from the Boomers' 2012 London Olympic Games team.