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GERMANY TAKES 2-1 LEAD HALFWAY THROUGH INTL. SERIES AGAINST GLIDERS

The Australian Gliders are locked in a competitive friendly international series against Germany at Basketball Australia's Centre of Excellence with the visitors taking a 2-1 lead with three games remaining.

GLIDERS TO HOST GERMANY IN INTERNATIONAL SERIES AT CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

Basketball Australia’s Centre of Excellence will host an exciting week of wheelchair basketball from May 18-25 with the German women’s national team set to play a six-game series against the Australian Gliders in preparation for the 2018 IWBF World Championships later this year.

OSAKA CUP BRONZE MEDAL FOR GLIDERS

The Australian Gliders have won the bronze medal at the Osaka Cup, defeating host nation Japan for the second time in three days.

GLIDERS DROP TWO GAMES HEADING INTO OSAKA CUP BRONZE MEDAL PLAYOFF

The Australian Gliders have dropped consecutive games on a tough day at the 2018 Osaka Cup to set up a bronze medal playoff against host nation Japan tomorrow.

GLIDERS SUCCEED IN OPENING GAME OF 2018 OSAKA CUP

Taking care of host nation Japan, the Australian Gliders are off to the perfect start at the 2018 Osaka Cup with a 74-55 victory.

GLIDERS TO UTILISE OSAKA CUP AS PREPARATION FOR 2018 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Australian Gliders will get together for their first tournament of 2018 at the Osaka Cup this week as they continue to build towards the IWBF World Championships in August.

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 HEAD INTO AOZ QUALIFIER SEMI-FINALS WITH 2-1 RECORD

The Australian Gliders have defeated Iran 108-8 to finish their group stage with a 2-1 record, heading into tomorrow's all-important Semi-Final at the AOZ Qualifiers.

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.

MIXED RESULTS FOR ROLLERS AND GLIDERS ON OPENING DAY OF AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Gliders will rue a slow start against China while the Rollers dealt with Iraq easily on the opening day of competition at the 2017 IWBF AOZ Qualifiers.

ROLLERS AND GLIDERS BEGIN 2017 AOZ QUALIFIERS

The Australian Rollers and Gliders have arrived in Beijing ahead of the AOZ Qualifiers as they aim to progress through to the 2018 IWBF World Championships.

GLIDERS TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 IWBF AOZ QUALIFERS

Basketball Australia is pleased to announce the Australian Gliders team to compete at the 2017 IWBF Qualifiers tournament in Beijing, China from October 21-29.

PEAK SPORT TO FIT OUT BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA THROUGH TO 2020

Basketball Australia is delighted to announce a new four year apparel partnership with global sportswear brand PEAK Sport.

GLIDERS WIN SECOND STRAIGHT BRONZE MEDAL TO COMPLETE EUROPEAN TOUR

The Australian Gliders have finished with a victory at the Continental Clash, defeating Japan to secure the bronze medal and complete their European tour.

GLIDERS HEADED INTO CONTINENTAL CLASH SEMI-FINALS

The Australian Gliders have completed the group stage of the 2017 Continental Clash with a 2-1 record and will now head into a Semi-Final clash against Germany for a chance to play off for gold.

GLIDERS CLAIM BRONZE AT WORLD SUPER CUP

The Australian Gliders have enjoyed a strong tournament in Germany, claiming the bronze medal at the World Super Cup in their first leg of a two-tournament trip.

GLIDERS HEADED OVERSEAS FOR TWO INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENTS

The Australian Gliders will continue their preparation for the AOZ qualifiers later this year with two international tournaments in Germany and England from June 2-9.

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