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A disappointing end got here through a tight 69-70 defeat to Brazil in an exciting classification fit, as the Australians had to accept a sixth-positioned overall finish.


The United States took out the gold medal after defeating Spain in the final, with Britain claiming bronze.


That rounded out a US clean sweep of gold medals in each the Olympic and Paralympic men’s and ladies’s competitions.


Despite the abrupt end to their crusade, there was once a lot of upside for the Australians within the tournament.


Professional stars Shaun Norris and Tristian Knowles had been exceptional throughout, even as a bunch of debutants established themselves as the future of Australian wheelchair basketball, including the likes of Matt McShane, Shawn Russell, Tom O’Neill Thorne, Joshua Allison and Adam Dean




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