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Olympic hopeful preparing for spinal surgery

Olympic hopeful preparing for spinal surgery

24 August 2006

Beijing Olympic BMX hopeful Renee Junga will undergo surgery Friday after suffering severe spinal injuries in a training accident...

Gatlin to get eight-year ban after deal

Gatlin to get eight-year ban after deal

23 August 2006

US sprinter Justin Gatlin is certain to “name names” after accepting an eight-year ban for using performance enhancing...

Johnson speeds to 200m PB in Malmo

Johnson speeds to 200m PB in Malmo

23 August 2006

Australian 100m record holder Patrick Johnson sped to a new personal best over 200m at the MAI-Galan meeting in Malmo...

Mixed day for Aussie rowers at world titles

Mixed day for Aussie rowers at world titles

21 August 2006

Australia had a mixed day in the first round of heats at the world rowing championship in Eton, England, with only three of seven...

Bold tactics secure podium place for Jamieson

Bold tactics secure podium place for Jamieson

21 August 2006

Commonwealth Games silver medallist Sarah Jamieson continued her excellent form in Europe, finishing third in the 1500m...

Schipper wins second gold; Americans break world records

Schipper wins second gold; Americans break world records

20 August 2006

Jessicah Schipper won her second gold medal of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships with victory in the 100m butterfly...

Rickard smashes Australian record at Pan Pacs

Rickard smashes Australian record at Pan Pacs

19 August 2006

Australia swimmers added two silver and five bronze medals to their growing collection in an impressive night’s...

Australia's track cyclists continue winning form

Australia's track cyclists continue winning form

19 August 2006

Dual Olympic and Commonwealth Games Champion, Ryan Bayley (WA), has claimed the 'Fastest Man on Wheels' title...

Boomers stun Brazil

Boomers stun Brazil

19 August 2006

The Australian men's basketball team, the Boomers, have upset Brazil 83-77 in the first game of the 2007 FIBA World...

Dutton named WEG flag bearer

Dutton named WEG flag bearer

19 August 2006

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Phillip Dutton has been chosen as the flag bearer for the Australian team at the World Equestrian Games...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).