Wheelchair Basketball Gold Cup 1998

Men’s Gold Cup¬†

Australian Team (Rollers)

Players РTroy Andrews,, Sandy Blythe, Orfeo Cecconato, David Gould, Gerry Hewson, Tim Maloney, Mick McFawn, Campbell Message, Nick Morris, Brook Quinn, Troy Sachs, Steve Trestrail

Coaches – Bob Turner (Head Coach), Richard Oliver (Assistant Coach)

Australian Results

Preliminary Round

  • Australia 68 – Finland 61
  • Australia 79 – Mexico 59
  • Australia 71 – Egypt 41
  • Australia 76 – Spain 72
  • Australia 54 – Canada 58

Quarter-finals

  • Australia 61- Great Britain 60

Semi-finals

  • Australia 46 – United States 64

Bronze Medal Match

  • Australia 56 – Canada 63

Final Ranking – 4th

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Women’s Gold Cup

Australian Team (Gliders)

Players РJulianne Adams, Amanda Carter, Paula Coghlan, Melissa Collins, Mellissa Dunn, Karen Farrell, Alison Mosley, Lisa O’Nion, Donna Ritchie, Nadiy Romeo, Liesl Tesch, Jane Webb

Coaches РPeter Corr, C. Lueg (Assistant Coach)

Australian Results

Preliminary Round

  • Australia 32 – Canada 46
  • Australia 60 – Germany 23
  • Australia 46 – Great Britain 24

Semi-finals

  • Australia 32 – United States 34

Bronze Medal Match

  • Australia 40 – Japan 34

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Australian teams and results at the Men’s¬† and Women’s Gold Cup, 23-31 October 1998, Sydney, Australia,