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Australia is only one win away from the gold medal after triumphing over China, in the women's basketball semifinal. The Opals, silver medallists in Athens and Sidney, go to a 8-0 run in the first period and increase their lead to almost 20 points in the third quarter. They earn the right to play for the gold title by achieving a 90-56 victory. Basketball Women's Semifinal - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games - CHN, AUS