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Hockeyroos scrape through against South Africa

Hockeyroos scrape through against South Africa

28 September 2006

A nervous Australia sneaked past South Africa 1-0 in its opening match of the women's hockey World Cup in Madrid overnight...

Prize Money confirmed for Melbourne 2007

Prize Money confirmed for Melbourne 2007

26 September 2006

In a world first, athletes will be competing for cash at the 12th FINA World Championships in Melbourne next March...

Aussie's robbed of gold in final sprint

Aussie's robbed of gold in final sprint

25 September 2006

Robbie McEwen and Stuart O'Grady came agonisingly close to putting two Australians on the podium in the road race...

Russia stuns US on way to final against Opals

Russia stuns US on way to final against Opals

22 September 2006

Russia stunned the two-time defending champion United States 75-68 in the semifinals of the women's world basketball...

Opals into semis at Worlds

Opals into semis at Worlds

21 September 2006

The Australian women's basketball team, the Opals, have advanced to the semi finals of the 2006 FIBA world basketball...

Gold and silver for Australia at Laser Worlds

Gold and silver for Australia at Laser Worlds

21 September 2006

Michael Blackburn and Tom Slingsby have finished one-two at the Laser World Championships in Jeju, Korea...

Italian police search cyclists' houses in anti-doping raids

Italian police search cyclists' houses in anti-doping raids

21 September 2006

Italian police carried out searches of houses and gymnasiums across Italy yesterday as part of a investigation into...

Watt and Wood off the pace in Salzburg

Watt and Wood off the pace in Salzburg

21 September 2006

Australian cycling is on the hunt for 'women with big engines' in a bid to bolster our time trial chances ahead of the Beijing...

BMX Worlds awarded to Australia

BMX Worlds awarded to Australia

20 September 2006

Australia has been awarded the right to host the 2009 BMX World Championships by the International Cycling Union...

Undefeated Opals thrash Argentina

Undefeated Opals thrash Argentina

19 September 2006

The Australian women’s basketball team, the Opals, will enter the quarter final stage of the 2006 FIBA women’s world basketball...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Olympic Day 2018

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.