After going Down to Mongolia in a semi-final show down, in the last day of pool rounds, Team Australia (Team UWA) has finished up in sixth place at the 2016 FISU World 3x3 Basketball University Championships.
In day two of play at the FISU World University 3x3 Basketball championships, Team UWA, (representing Australia) have defeated China in their first game of the day, before going down to France in their second.
Team Australian (comprising of The University of Monash’s Women’s Basketball team and the University of Western Australia men’s baseball team) have met up ahead of the first day of competition at the 2016 FISU World Uni 3 on 3 Basketball Championships!
This is Riznaldi. Riznaldi was just awarded a Hadi Soesastro Prize! Presented by Foreign Minister, The Hon Julie Bishop MP, the awards support Indonesian academics who are completing their doctorates in Australia & aim to develop young leaders & promote education links between the two countries. Only two prizes are awarded each year.
After a gold winning performance at the 2016 Australian University Championships, The University of Western Australia’s men’s basketball team have been invited by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) to represent Australia at the 2016 FISU World University 3x3 Basketball Championships held in Xiamen from the 21– 24November
Fergus Kavanagh calls time on a glittering international hockey career
UWA Alumni, and Western Australian hockey legend Fergus Kavanagh has today (Tuesday) announced his retirement from the Australian national hockey team.
The Kookaburras star has called time on a glittering 231-game playing career which saw him win two Olympic Games bronze medals, two World Cup titles, two Commonwealth Games gold medals, a World League title and five Champions Trophies.
BEING sore is nothing new for WA swimmer Blair Evans.
After all, the dual Olympian has spent most of her life competing and training at an elite level. But a post-Rio stint modelling for Funkita Swimwear, including a shoot in Queensland, has introduced her to a different kind of workout.
The 2016 World Athletics Masters are on in Perth this week, beginning last Wednesday 26 October and running until Sunday 6 November 2016, the competition will see over 4,000 athletes and 3,000 supporters in attendance.
The annual UWA Sport Awards were held last Thursday 27 October at the Reveley Room – Perth Arena.
The awards celebrate the achievements of past and present students, including the announcement of the prestigious Blues and Half Blues. The award categories recognise outstanding sporting performance and service by individuals, teams, and clubs across UWA.