Wheelchair Basketball World Championships 2010

Men’s Championships¬†
Australian Team (Rollers)

Players –¬†Justin Eveson¬†(4.5),¬†Bill Latham¬†(4.0),¬†Brett Stibners¬†(4.0),¬†Shaun Norris¬†(3.0),¬†Michael Hartnett¬†(1.0),¬†Tristan Knowles¬†(4.0),¬†John McPhall¬†(3.0),¬†Tige Simmons¬†(1.0),¬†Grant Mizens¬†(2.0),¬†Dylan Alcott¬†(1.0),¬†Jeremy Doyle¬†(1.0),¬†Brad Ness¬†(4.5)

Coaches¬†–¬†Ben Ettridge¬†(Head Coach), Craig Friday (Assistant Coach),¬†Tom Kyle (Assistant Coach)

Officials РLeigh Gooding (Manager), Jesse Adams (Physiotherapist), Jo Vaile (Physiologist)

Australian Results

Preliminary round

  • Australia 75 – France 63
  • Australia 66 – Turkey 54
  • Australia 92 – Algeria 44
  • Australia 81 – Mexico 43
  • Australia 67 – Canada 49

Quarter-finals

  • Australia 68 – Poland 34

Semi-finals

  • Australia 68 – United States 58

Gold Medal Match

  • Australia 79 – France 69

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Women’s Championships
Australian Team (Gliders)

Players РMelanie Domaschenz (1.0), Cobi Crispin (4.0), Bridie Kean (4.0), Amber Merritt (4.5), Tina McKenzie (c) (3.0), Leisl Tesch (4.0), Clare Burzynski (1.0), Kylie Gauci(2.0), Sarah Stewart (3.0), Katie Hill (3.0), Leanne Del Toso (4.0), Shelley Chaplin (3.5)

Coaches¬†‚ÄstJohn Triscari¬†(Head Coach), Ben Osborne (Assistant Coach), Matt Dunstan (Assistant Coach)

Officials¬†‚Äď Marian Stewart (Manager), Miranda Wallis (Physiotherapist)[

Australian Results

Preliminary round

  • Australia 82 – Mexico 38
  • Australia 48 – Great Britain 40
  • Australia 44 – Netherlands 57
  • Australia 59 – Canada 52

Quarter-finals

  • Australia 77 – China 38

Semi-finals

  • Australia 47 – Germany 66

Bronze Medal Match

  • Australia 49 – Canada 59

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Australian teams and results at the Men’s and Women’s Championships, Birmingham, England, 7-17 July 2010.