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Ward to become softball’s most capped player

Ward to become softball’s most capped player

7 July 2006

Australia’s short-stop and co-captain Natalie Ward will break Australia’s record for most game appearances when Australia takes...

McEwen maintains the green

McEwen maintains the green

7 July 2006

Robbie McEwen has held on to the coveted sprinters green jersey in the Tour de France despite a miss-timed sprint in the fifth stage...

McEwen out sprints Le Tour again

McEwen out sprints Le Tour again

6 July 2006

Robbie McEwen claimed his 10th career Tour de France win overnight, taking out the fourth stage in another hectic sprint...

Australia makes hard work of China A

Australia makes hard work of China A

6 July 2006

Australia continued its domination of the Asian-Oceania round of the Women’s World League water polo event in Yongzhou, China, beating China A 10-7...

Ward hits home run in equaller

Ward hits home run in equaller

6 July 2006

The Australian Open Women’s softball team, Aussie Spirit, have once again proved strong in attack, defeating Japan...

Barry Bonds trainer jailed for refusing to testify

Barry Bonds trainer jailed for refusing to testify

6 July 2006

Barry Bond's former personal trainer was jailed today for refusing to testify before a grand jury reportedly investigating whether...

Hewitt bows out in quarters, another Aussie creates history

Hewitt bows out in quarters, another Aussie creates history

6 July 2006

There were mixed results for Australians on day nine at Wimbledon with some wins, some losses and some very long matches...

Opals finish Chinese tour with buzzer-beating win over hosts

Opals finish Chinese tour with buzzer-beating win over hosts

6 July 2006

The Australian Opals have finished their Chinese tour with an exciting win over their hosts on the buzzer, 78-76...

Rogers moves to second, O'Grady crashes

Rogers moves to second, O'Grady crashes

5 July 2006

Australian Michael Rogers has moved to second place in the Tour de France, after finishing second in the tough 216.5km...

McEwen wins sprint thriller

McEwen wins sprint thriller

4 July 2006

Robbie McEwen won a thrilling bunch sprint to claim the 228km second stage of the Tour de France overnight...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

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?

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.