2017 World Cup

    World Cup News

    Wheelaroos Grab Bronze In World Cup

    Our Australian Wheelchair Rugby League team (Wheelaroos) represented our country in the recent Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup.  This year's World Cup was held in France during the month of July.



    The eleven player squad played against France, England, Wales, Spain, and Italy, This is a fantastic result for the game of Wheelchair Rugby League in Australia as the team come home with the bronze metal and placed 3rd in the world.

    Team Roster -  World Cup 2017

    Peter Arbuckle -  QLD

    Jason Attard - NSW

    Davin Bretherton - QLD

    Craig Cannane - NSW (Vice Captain)

    Fabian Castillo - NSW

    William Derederenalagi - NSW

    Brad Grove - NSW

    Brett Henman - NSW

    Diab Karim - NSW

    Stephan Rochecouste - NSW                            Head Coach: Steve Hewson

    Yara Ryan - NSW ( Captain)                              Asst. Coach/Trainer:  Brett Clark

    Mitchel Stone - NSW                                          Asst. Coach/Trainer: Darren McKenna


    Teams and Draw

    Video Footage

    17th - 29th July 2017 - France

    17th - 29th July 2017 - France