The Australian Robot Soccer Open was sponsored by Telstra and took place in the Innovation and Technology Research Laboratory at the University of Technology, Sydney on April 16, 2004.
Third Australian RoboCup Robot Soccer Open
The games were broadcast live on the web, and we hope to upload movies of the games in the near future. But in the meantime you can enjoy a little number called Posh off Becks produced by the Sydney Morning Herald
ParticipantsUTS Unleashed! from the University of Technology, Sydney
MicroSoft Hellhounds from The University of Dortmund, Germany
rUNSWift from The University of NSW
NUbots from The University of Newcastle
Mi_PAL from Griffith University.
Robot Soccer in 2004The RoboCup 2004 will take place in Lisbon, Portugal and is collocated with the human European Soccer Championship EURO2004 which is one of the world's largest events; second only to the FIFA Soccer World Cup!
The teams from UTS, UNSW and the University of Newcastle gained automatic qualification to the 2004 World Cup based on their strong performances at the 2003 World Cup.
10:00 UTS Unleashed! vs Griffith 12 - 0 10:40 UNSW vs Newcastle 1 - 4 11:20 UTS Unleashed! vs MicroSoft Hellhounds 9 - 0 12:00 Newcastle vs Griffith 10 - 0 13:30 UNSW vs Microsoft Hellhounds 1 - 2 14:10 Newcastle vs UTS Unleashed! 3 - 6 14:50 UNSW vs Griffith 6 - 0 15:30 Newcastle vs MicroSoft Hellhounds 4 - 2 16:10 UNSW vs UTS Unleashed! 0 - 9 16:50 Griffith vs MicroSoft Hellhounds 0 - 8
Team Championship Points
UTS Unleashed! 12 FIRST UNSW 3 MicroSoft Hellhounds 6 THIRD Newcastle 9 SECOND Griffith 0
Other National Robot Soccer Championships in 2004German OPEN : April 2-4, PaderbornFor more information contact:
Japan OPEN : May 1-4, Osaka
American OPEN : April 24 - 27, New Orleans
Professor Mary-Anne Williams
Innovation and Technology Research Laboratory
Faculty of Information Technology
The University of Technology, Sydney
NSW 2007 Australia