Al Ramsay Shield

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Al Ramsay Shield
Current season, competition or edition:
2011 FIBA Oceania Championship
Sport Basketball
Founded 2001
Inaugural season 2001
No. of teams 2
Country  Australia
 New Zealand
Continent FIBA Oceania (Oceania)
Most recent champion(s)  Australia (6th title)
Most titles  Australia (6 titles)
Related competitions FIBA Oceania Championship
Official website www.FIBAOceania.com

Al Ramsay Shield is an annual men's basketball series played between Australian Boomers and New Zealand Tall Blacks. The competition is played in conjunction with the FIBA Oceania Championship.

The trophy is named after Australian basketball legend Alastair Ramsay, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2004, and elevated to Legend by the Hall of Fame Honours Committee in 2006.

Series winners[edit]

Results highlighted in blue are Oceania Championship Series, with the exception of the 2006 series, which adds an extra game on top of the three-game Oceania Championship Series. Those which aren't highlighted are general Al Ramsay Shield Series.

Year Host Al Ramsay Shield Series
Holder Game 1 Game 2 Game 3 Game 4 Challenger
2001
Details
 New Zealand
New Zealand
85–78 79–81
overtime
89–78
Australia
2003
Details
 Australia
Australia
79–66 90–76 84–75
New Zealand
2005
Details
 New Zealand
Australia
82–69 82–71 91–80
New Zealand
2007
Details
 Australia
Australia
79–67 93–67 58–67
New Zealand
2009
Details
 Australia/
 New Zealand

New Zealand
77–84 100–78 Two-legged tie.
Australia
2011
Details
 Australia
Australia
91–78 81–64 92-68
New Zealand
2001 New Zealand Tall Blacks 2-1 Australia Boomers
2002 New Zealand Tall Blacks Not held Australia Boomers
2003 Australia Boomers 3-0 New Zealand Tall Blacks
2004 Australia Boomers 2-1 New Zealand Tall Blacks
2005 Australia Boomers 3-0 New Zealand Tall Blacks
2006 New Zealand Tall Blacks 2-2 Australia Boomers
2007 Australia Boomers 2-1 New Zealand Tall Blacks
2008 Australia Boomers 2-0 New Zealand Tall Blacks
2009 New Zealand Tall Blacks 1-1 Australia Boomers
2010 New Zealand Tall Blacks Not held Australia Boomers
2011 Australia Boomers 3-0 New Zealand Tall Blacks

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