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The Australian Rollers win Gold at the AOZ Championships

The Australian Rollers have won gold at the AOZ Championships defeating Korea by 17 points.

The Australian Rollers to play in Gold Medal Match

SEMI-FINAL – AUS v IRI

The Australian Rollers have defeated Iran by 12 points in the AOZ Championship semi-final to secure themselves a spot in the gold medal match later today.  

The Australian Rollers secure a dominant 52-point win over Malaysia

QUARTER FINAL – AUS v MAL

The Australian Rollers have secured themselves a spot in the AOZ Championship semi-finals defeating Malaysia by a huge 52 points.

The Australian Rollers fall to Japan in thriller

GAME 5 – AUS v JAP
The Australian Rollers have been challenged by a strong Japan side who have come from behind to defeat the Australians by just three points in game five of the AOZ Championships.  

The Australian Rollers Stay Undefeated in Thailand

GAME 4 – AUS v CHI
The Australian Rollers have stayed undefeated with a 21-point win over China at the AOZ Championships.

The Australian Rollers Go Back-to-Back at the AOZ Championships

The Australian Rollers have had a positive start on their road to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, with back-to-back wins against Korea and Thailand at the 2019 Asia Oceania Championships.

Free Wheelchair Basketball Clinics to be held in Geelong and Warrnambool

Basketball Australia, along with Basketball Victoria, will be holding free wheelchair basketball clinics in Geelong and Warrnambool on December 2 and 3.

Australian Rollers Ready For Tokyo 2020 Paralympic AOZ Qualifying Tournament

The Australian Rollers have selected their team for the 2019 Asia-Oceania Championships to be held in Pattaya, Thailand from the 27 November to December 8, 2019.

The Australian Spinners U23 Junior Men travel to the Kitakyushu Cup Tournament in Japan

The Australian Spinners U23 Junior Men wheelchair basketball travel party has been selected to take part in the Kitakyushu Cup Tournament in Japan from 21 – 24 November.

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.