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'I couldn't pay my mortgage': Cambage pushed to the limit
'I couldn't pay my mortgage': How Liz Cambage was pushed to the limit
Australian basketball star Liz Cambage has revealed her battle to make ends meet after pushing her body past breaking point for club and country last year.
In a sobering insight into the vulnerability of even Australia's top women athletes, Cambage revealed she had not earned a cent since September and could not meet her mortgage repayments after an Achilles injury prevented her from playing a lucrative season of professional basketball in China over the summer.