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Mottram, Thompson named Aussie athletes of the year

Mottram, Thompson named Aussie athletes of the year

6 June 2006

Distance runner Craig Mottram and long jumper Bronwyn Thompson have been acclaimed as Australia's track and field athletes of the year...

Aussie duo's silver lining and words of wisdom from a legend

Aussie duo's silver lining and words of wisdom from a legend

5 June 2006

Australia’s latest diving duo Melissa Wu and Alex Croak have added a further silver lining to their FINA Grand Prix results in Rome...

FIFA adopts two-year doping sanctions, but allows reduction

FIFA adopts two-year doping sanctions, but allows reduction

5 June 2006

Bowing to pressure to enact stricter doping penalties, FIFA will adopt minimum two-year suspensions yet still allow national...

Melissa Wu stuns Chinese divers and wins Italian fans

Melissa Wu stuns Chinese divers and wins Italian fans

4 June 2006

Diving sensation Melissa Wu captured the hearts of all Australians during the Commonwealth Games and now she has taken a stunning leap to stardom...

Beijing unlikely to meet air quality targets

Beijing unlikely to meet air quality targets

31 May 2006

Smoggy Beijing is unlikely to meet its target for "blue sky" days with acceptable air quality this year, the government said...

Jamieson runs another P.B, Steffenson off the pace

Jamieson runs another P.B, Steffenson off the pace

29 May 2006

Dual Olympian and Commonwealth Games silver medallist Sarah Jamieson was the outstanding Australian athlete at the...

Goss wins points jersey and claims second on final stage

Goss wins points jersey and claims second on final stage

29 May 2006

Matthew Goss has claimed the points classification and led home the bunch to claim second in the sixth and final stage of the Vuelta Navarra in Spain...

Steffensen returns and Jamieson hopes to remain world leader

Steffensen returns and Jamieson hopes to remain world leader

26 May 2006

Commonwealth Games champion, John Steffensen, will compete this Sunday (Monday AEST) in the 32nd Annual Prefontaine Classic in the United States - his first race since...

Thorpe withdraws from European tour to regain full fitness

Thorpe withdraws from European tour to regain full fitness

25 May 2006

Five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe has withdrawn from the Australian squad that will jet off to Europe on Monday...

Debutante Crow set to take on the Worlds

Debutante Crow set to take on the Worlds

24 May 2006

Kim Crow hadn’t set foot inside a rowing boat 12 months ago. This month the 20-year-old from the Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will represent Australia...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

Did you know?

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

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Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.