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Knowles wins IWBF European Champions Cup

Australian Rollers star Tristan Knowles has added another coveted item to his bulging trophy cabinet, helping his Galatasaray Lions to the 2013 IWBF European Champions Cup.

Rollers to Feature in London Gold Medal Re-match

The Australian Rollers will take on their fiercest rivals Canada in a replay of the London 2012 Paralympic Gold Medal game when the Kitakyushu 50th Anniversary Commemorative International Wheelchair Basketball Tournament takes place in November in Japan.

Australian Rollers legends retire

Australian Wheelchair basketball legends Brett Stibners and Grant Mizens have announced their retirements from international competition.

Australian legend inducted into IPC Hall of Fame

Australian wheelchair basketball legend Frank Ponta has been inducted into the IPC Paralympic Hall of Fame during a ceremony held during the 2012 London Paralympic Games.

Rollers claim Paralympic Games Silver Medal

The Australian Rollers have claimed the Silver Medal after a thrilling wheelchair basketball final, going down to Canada 64-58 at the 2012 London Paralympic Games this morning.

Rollers and Gliders set for Golden Moment

The Australian Rollers and Gliders wheelchair basketball teams will play-off for Gold after both winning their Semi Finals against the USA at the 2012 London Paralympic Games.

Rollers into third-straight Gold Medal Game

The Australian Rollers have overcome a determined USA to reach keep the dream of back-to-back Paralympic Gold Medals alive, winning their Semi Final 72-63 at the 2012 London Paralympic Games this morning.

Rollers and Gliders into Paralympic Semi Finals

The Australian Rollers and Gliders wheelchair basketball teams have moved a step closer to Gold, advancing to the Semi Final round at 2012 London Paralympic Games.

Rollers to meet USA in Paralympic Semi Final

The Australian Rollers march to Gold continues following a 76-53 demolition of Poland in Quarter Final action at the 2012 London Paralympic Games, setting up a Semi Final showdown with the USA.

Rollers juggernaut advances to Paralympic QF

The Australian Rollers advance to the 2012 London Paralympic Games Quarter Finals after wrapping up their preliminary fixtures with a comfortable 68-48 win over Italy overnight.

Rollers end USA hoodoo at Paralympics

It took another polished performance from the Australian Rollers to finally break the USA’s dominance over Australian basketball, easily accounting for their opponents 65-49 at the 2012 London Paralympic Games.

Rollers cruise past Spain as USA awaits

Another game, another impressive victory for the Australian Rollers; this time accounting for Spain 75-59 as the Quarter Finals picture begins to take shape at the 2012 London Paralympic Games.

Rollers hold off Turkey

The Rollers have held off a determined team from Turkey at the London Paralympic Games.

Rollers open with easy win

The Rollers have opened their London Paralympic campaign with a romp over South Arfica.

Golden Rollers ready for title defence in London

The journey to back-to-back Gold begins now for the Australian Rollers Men’s Wheelchair Basketball Team, following a spectacular opening ceremony to welcome in the 2012 London Paralympic Games on Thursdays morning.

Young Rollers duo ready for London

The 2012 London Paralympic Games is almost upon us and for basketball fans the excitement is beginning to reach fever pitch as our Rollers and Gliders go for Gold.

Send a message of support to the Gliders & Rollers!

Send a message of support to the Australian Gliders and Rollers wheelchair basketball teams at the 2012 London Paralympic Games!

Rollers and Gliders claim victory in World Challenge

The Australian men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball teams have now set their sights firmly on winning gold at the London Paralympic Games, after both teams emerged victorious today at the 2012 World Challenge in Sydney.