Rollers star Bill Latham says the Rollers and Gliders World Challenge next week will be the perfect preparation for London.
Heading into his first Paralympic Games, wheelchair basketball star Bill Latham talks to Julia Felts about the focus and determination the Australian Rollers have to win Gold in London and the competition ahead of them in the Rollers and Gliders World Challenge in Sydney next week.
After the Australian Paralympic basketball teams were named last week, head coach of the Australian Rollers Ben Ettridge spoke to Peter Greco from Radio RPH about team's goals ahead of London.
The Wollongong Roller Hawks are set to create their own dynasty after breaking the Perth Wheelcats stranglehold on the National Wheelchair Basketball League, claiming the 2012 Championship in front of an adoring home crowd 79-59. After winning NWBL championships from…
Adam Deans came out firing and scored the first 13 points of the game for the Aussies, as the emerging Rollers group went on to record a big win against the United Arab Emirates.
The Rollers enjoyed a solid start to the 9th Easter Wheelchair Basketball Tournament in Belgium, defeating Italy and South Africa before Canada spoiled the party.
Saturday 7 April: Game 1 v Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Australian Wheelchair basketball stars Cobi Crispin and Tristan Knowles have been awarded the Women’s and Men’s International Player of the Year Award at the Basketball Australia iiNet MVP Awards dinner from the Palladium at Crown on Monday night.
Basketball Australia Chairman, the Hon. Kristina Keneally was in Canberra last week meeting with a number of key figures in the sport’s national programs.
Basketball Australia extends its deepest sympathies to the family and close friends of champion wheelchair basketball player and member of the 2010 World Championship winning Australian Rollers team, Jeremy Doyle, who sadly passed away on Sunday following a battle with cancer.