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Rollers crush Great Britain

The Australian men’s wheelchair basketball team, the Rollers, opened their four-game international series against arch rival Great Britain with a convincing 75-49 win at the Herb Graham Recreation Centre in Perth last night. A scintillating opening quarter combined with a

Australia to clash with Great Britain

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the Australian men’s wheelchair basketball team, the Rollers, will play a four-game international series in Perth and Sydney against fierce rivals Great Britain, beginning tomorrow.   Great Britain will play the final game of

NWBL names 2007 life members

The National Wheelchair Basketball League (NWBL) is pleased to announce that the following persons were elected as NWBL Life Members on Thursday, April 12 during the Annual Council Meeting. Troy Andrew               Adelaide Thunder Ross Dewell                 NSW David Gould                Adelaide Thunder

Ettridge to lead Rollers

Ettridge to lead Rollers Ben Ettridge, the Head Coach of the 2006 National Wheelchair Basketball League (NWBL) Champion Perth Wheelcats, has been named as the Head Coach of the Australian Men’s Wheelchair Team, the Rollers. Ettridge replaces Murray Treseder, who

Rollers: Treseder heads to GB

Murray Treseder has been appointed Head coach of the Great Britain men’s wheelchair basketball team. Up until the recent announcement, Treseder was the Head Coach of the Australian men's wheelchair basketball team, the Rollers, since 2001. Australia is ranked number

Basketball scoops Awards

Basketball Australia would like to extend its heartiest and most sincere congratulations to Jan Stirling, Sally Duncan and the world champion defencejobs Opals team for receiving Australian Sport Awards last night at a star-studded black tie event held at the Crown