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Aussies go down to USA

Aussies go down to USA

16 July 2006

Australia has lost their first game at the 2006 World Cup, ending an unprecedented 13 match winning streak, going down to...

Burgess and Hooker first and second in Rome

Burgess and Hooker first and second in Rome

16 July 2006

Australia has had its best result for the European season with Paul Burgess winning the men’s pole vault at the Golden League...

Courageous Cadel climbs to fourth

Courageous Cadel climbs to fourth

14 July 2006

The men rode away from the boys in the first significant mountain stage of the Tour de France overnight and Australia’s Cadel...

Hockeyroos frustrated again

Hockeyroos frustrated again

14 July 2006

For the first time in Champions Trophy history, the Hockeyroos will play-off for fifth place after losing to Argentina overnight...

Crushing blow for Wells and Kookaburras

Crushing blow for Wells and Kookaburras

14 July 2006

Inspirational co-captain, Matthew Wells, has been ruled out of the Kookaburras Champions Trophy title defence and looks...

Australia has first win at US World Cup

Australia has first win at US World Cup

14 July 2006

The Australian Open Women’s softball team, Aussie Spirit, has defeated China 3-1 in their first game at the US World Cup in Oklahoma...

Dessel seizes two jerseys, next stage crucial for Cadel

Dessel seizes two jerseys, next stage crucial for Cadel

13 July 2006

France’s Cyril Dessel claimed the Tour de France yellow jersey after the favourites failed to react to a breakaway...

China stuns Hockeyroos

China stuns Hockeyroos

12 July 2006

China has stunned Australia to win 2-1 in the women's Champions Trophy field hockey tournament....

Bogut back in the green and gold

Bogut back in the green and gold

12 July 2006

Australian NBA star Andrew Bogut will make his first appearance for the national basketball team in almost two years...

Pan Pac team given youth boost

Pan Pac team given youth boost

12 July 2006

Three of Australia’s emerging young swim stars Stephanie Williams, Ashley Delaney and Nick D’Arcy have been handed the...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

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Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.

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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.