Former Opals captain Jenna O’Hea says she is still haunted by Liz Cambage’s ugly exit from the Australian team on the eve of the Tokyo Olympics.
Australia begins its FIBA World Cup campaign on home soil tonight in the first major international tournament since Cambage’s infamous meltdown in a practice game against Nigeria.
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O’Hea was once close friends with Cambage and said she is still coming to terms with her shock departure from the Opals squad just days out from the Olympics last year.
“A lot has changed, still something that I’m dealing with today … seven days before that first game at the Olympics last year, she left our team,” she said on ESPN on Thursday.
“Rough is an understatement to say.”
Cambage was the focal point…