Billy Miller

Billy Miller looks to pass in the Men's Classification 7th-8th place match between the United States and Australia on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Water Polo Arena on August 12, 2012 in London, England.

Athlete Biography

Queenslander Billy Miller first participated in water polo at the age of 14. He made his senior debut as a 20-year-old at the Beijing Test event in 2008. Studying property development, he was eligible to compete at the World University Games where he helped the Australian team claim an historic gold medal in 2009.

He was selected to make his Olympic debut at the London 2012 Games. After losing three of their first four matches, the Australians knocked off Greece 13-8 to book a spot in the quarter-finals against Serbia. The Aussies took a 7-4 halftime lead before going down 8-11 to the eventual bronze medallists. Miller finished as Australia’s top scorer with 13 goals in the competition.