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Water Polo Girls Hungary in China

Water Polo Girls Hungary in China

11 August 2006

Australia crushed reigning champion Hungary 9-6 overnight to cruise into Saturday’s semifinals of the Women’s...

IAAF investigating Gatlin's coach on doping charges

IAAF investigating Gatlin's coach on doping charges

11 August 2006

Track and field's world governing body is investigating Justin Gatlin's coach for alleged doping violations...

Australia defeat Olympic champions

Australia defeat Olympic champions

10 August 2006

Australian goalkeeper Alicia McCormack helped shut down Olympic champion Italy on the second night of the Women’s Water...

Aussies start World Cup with strong win

Aussies start World Cup with strong win

9 August 2006

Australia reaffirmed its Commonwealth champion status with a stirring 12-8 victory over Canada on the opening night...

Chinese officials full of confidence two years from Games

Chinese officials full of confidence two years from Games

8 August 2006

China's preparations for the 2008 Olympics are on schedule and going smoothly, Games officials said today as the clock...

Golden girl Manaudou signs off with two more records

Golden girl Manaudou signs off with two more records

7 August 2006

French teenage sensation Laure Manaudou ended a stunning European Championships with a world record and a record-equalling...

Aussie Sharks burst into bronze-medal play-off

Aussie Sharks burst into bronze-medal play-off

6 August 2006

The Aussie Sharks burst through for a gripping penalty-shootout victory over the United States of America to set up...

Two years out, China on track for great 2008 Olympics

Two years out, China on track for great 2008 Olympics

6 August 2006

Two years before the opening of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, preparations remain well on track with pollution and traffic problems...

Sharks still in bronze-medal hunt

Sharks still in bronze-medal hunt

5 August 2006

The Aussie Sharks men’s water polo team let two games slip at the FINA World League Super Finals in Athens in...

Graham athletes cannot compete in Berlin

Graham athletes cannot compete in Berlin

4 August 2006

Berlin Golden League meet organisers will not allow athletes coached by Trevor Graham, who trains American sprinter...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.