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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.

SECOND PLACED FINISH FOR ROLLERS AT WORLD CHALLENGE CUP

The Australian Rollers have finished second at the 2018 World Challenge Cup, a tournament in Japan that continued their work towards the IWBF World Championships this August.

ROLLERS COMPLETE PRACTICE GAMES AHEAD OF WORLD CHALLENGE CUP

In the lead-up to the start of the World Challenge Cup in Tokyo which will see the Australian Rollers go up against Japan, Canada and Germany, the team has enjoyed two practice games as well as some community events with local youngsters.

ROLLERS HIT JAPAN FOR 2018 WORLD CHALLENGE CUP

The Australian Rollers have headed to Japan for the Mitsubishi World Challenge Cup, a four-nation tournament that will serve as a lead-up to the IWBF World Championships which will be held in Germany from August 16-26.

ROLLERS FIND SUCCESS IN FRIENDLY ITALY TOURNAMENT

Continuing their preparations for the IWBF World Championships later this year, the Aussie Rollers have enjoyed a successful friendly tournament against Italy, winning their seven-game series 6-1.

GOLD MEDAL AWARDED TO UNDEFEATED ROLLERS AT AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Rollers have completed a perfect AOZ Qualifiers, beating Iran in the final 80-54 to claim the gold medal after already booking their place at the 2018 IWBF World Championships.

GLIDERS CLAIM SILVER AND ROLLERS MOVE TO GOLD MEDAL GAME AT AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Gliders have finished with a silver medal at the AOZ Qualifiers while the Rollers have the chance to go one better in their final game after a Semi-Final victory.

GLIDERS AND ROLLERS SECURE SPOTS AT 2018 IWBF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Gliders and Rollers have completed a perfect day at the AOZ Qualifiers, advancing to next year's IWBF World Championships with victories over Japan and Hong Kong respectively.

GLIDERS AND ROLLERS CRUISE ON SECOND DAY OF AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Gliders have bounced back from an opening day loss to defeat Japan 75-59 while the Rollers have won their second straight game to head into the Quarter-Finals undefeated at the 2017 IWBF AOZ Qualifiers.