Australia heads into the 2010 World Wheelchair Rugby Championships ranked second. But after defeating the USA earlier this year, Australia has proved that they’re not content to play second fiddle. In Team Australia’s arsenal: powerful 3.5 Ryley Batt, who is considered one of the best players in the world, and an experienced, well-rounded squad.
1995: 5th – World Championships, Nottwill, SWI
1996: 6th – Paralympics, Atlanta, USA
1998: 5th – World Championships, Toronto, CAN
2000: 2nd – Paralympics, Sydney, AUS
2002: 2nd – World Championships, Gothenberg, SWE
2004: 5th – Paralympics, Athens, GRE
2006: 6th – World Championships, Christchurch, NZL