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Rollers fall to Iran in Mitsubishi Electric Cup final

Tokyo - It was a tough day at the office for the Australian Rollers, as they were unable to keep pace with a red hot Iran squad, dropping the Mitsubishi Electric Cup final, 84-58

Rollers continue momentum with win over Korea

TOKYO - The Australian Rollers continued their winning form on Saturday night with a comfortable 58-39 win over Korea. Saturday's victory came on the back of a strong performance against the host nation, Japan on Friday.

Rollers rebound with strong performance against Japan

TOKYO - After a scratchy first up performance against Iran, it was a much improved Australian Rollers on both ends of the floor on Friday, leading to a 77-60 win over the host nation, Japan.

Rollers drop Mitsubishi Electric Cup opener to Iran

TOKYO - The Australian Rollers dropped their first game in the Mitsubishi Electric Cup overnight, falling 75-62 to Iran in Tokyo.

ROLLERS & GLIDERS TEAMS SELECTED FOR MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CUP

The Australian Gliders and Rollers teams have been selected ahead of the Mitsubishi Electric World Challenge Cup tournament to be held in Tokyo, Japan from August 29th to 1st September.

EMERGING ROLLERS FINISH 4TH AT FAZZA TOURNAMENT IN DUBAI

The Emerging Rollers team finished in fourth position after a 52-38 loss to Germany in the third-place playoff game on Tuesday.

AUSTRALIAN BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME- TROY SACHS

Through a highly decorated career that saw him retire as one of the most successful Australian basketball players of all time, Troy Sachs proved to the world just how able he was.

EMERGING ROLLERS TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR FAZZA CHAMPIONSHIPS IN DUBAI

The Australian Emerging Rollers have selected their team that will compete at the 2019 Fazza International Tournament taking place in Dubai, UAE from 24-30 April.

ROLLERS EARN BRONZE AT 2018 IWBF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Rollers have put together an exceptional second half to defeat Iran 68-57 and earn the bronze medal at the 2018 IWBF World Championships.

ROLLERS SET TO BATTLE FOR 2018 WORLD CHAMPS BRONZE AFTER LOSS TO USA

The Australian Rollers' quest for three straight World Championships gold medals has come to an end with a 59-84 loss to the USA in the Semi-Finals.

ROLLERS DEFEAT POLAND TO ADVANCE TO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS SEMI-FINAL

A strong second half from the Rollers have seen them advance to the 2018 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship Semi-Final, progressing past Poland 83-70

ROLLERS DEFEAT BRAZIL TO ADVANCE TO WORLD CHAMPS QUARTER-FINALS

The Australian Rollers have succeeded against Brazil, 73-54, in the all-important crossover game to advance to the Quarter-Finals of the 2018 IWBF World Championships.

ROLLERS DROP FINAL GAME OF 2018 IWBF WORLD CHAMPS GROUP STAGE

The Australian Rollers have fallen in their final game of the 2018 IWBF World Championships group stage, losing to the Netherlands 53-58 ahead of the crossover game tomorrow night.

TWO IN A ROW FOR ROLLERS AT 2018 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Rollers have made it two from two at the 2018 IWBF World Championships, defeating Spain 66-56 in a victory they set up in the first half.

ROLLERS VICTORIOUS AFTER CLOSE GAME AGAINST ARGENTINA

The Australian Rollers have begun their Wheelchair Basketball World Championship title defence with a closely fought 74-55 victory over Argentina.

GLIDERS SEEK REDEMPTION AND ROLLERS AIM FOR THREE-PEAT AT 2018 IWBF WORLD CHAMPS

With the 2018 IWBF World Championships beginning Friday night, get all the info you need ahead of the Australian Gliders and Rollers campaigns as both teams strive for gold.

GLIDERS, ROLLERS COMPLETE WARM-UP SERIES AHEAD OF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Gliders and Rollers have put the finishing touches on their preparations for the 2018 IWBF World Championships, completing their warm-up series' in Germany before the official tournament begins later this week.

AUSTRALIAN ROLLERS SELECT TEAM FOR 2018 IWBF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Attempting to create history this year with a third consecutive gold medal, the Australian Rollers have selected their team for the 2018 IWBF World Championships to be held in Hamburg, Germany from August 14-27.