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Three Golds for Australia at World Sailing Games

Three Golds for Australia at World Sailing Games

22 May 2006

Eight Australian crews featured in the medal races at the 2006 ISAF World Sailing Games in Austria with five winning medals...

Aussie rowers depart for international season

Aussie rowers depart for international season

21 May 2006

One of Australia’s biggest teams in years departed Australia on Saturday for the commencement of the 2006 international rowing season in Europe...

Beijing could be biggest away team ever

Beijing could be biggest away team ever

20 May 2006

A massive team of almost 500 athletes could compete for Australia at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing...

Hockeyroos squad for Champions Trophy announced

Hockeyroos squad for Champions Trophy announced

19 May 2006

With the Australian Hockey League season finished the Hockeyroos squad for the Champions Trophy, as well as the 2006 National Squad...

Timing farce strips Gatlin of stand-alone world record

Timing farce strips Gatlin of stand-alone world record

18 May 2006

A timing mistake has stripped world and Olympic champion Justin Gatlin of a stand-alone world record time in the men's 100m...

Happy Graham hangs up her goggles

Happy Graham hangs up her goggles

16 May 2006

Dual Olympian Elka Graham has announced her retirement from international swimming...

Kenteris and Thanou return delayed by CAS

Kenteris and Thanou return delayed by CAS

16 May 2006

Greek sprinters Konstantinos Kenteris and Ekaterina Thanou have been denied the chance to return to competition by the Court of Arbitration for Sport...

FIFA to sign WADA code before World Cup

FIFA to sign WADA code before World Cup

15 May 2006

FIFA will amend its anti-doping regulations to conform with those of the World Anti Doping Agency before the start of the June 9 World Cup, according to WADA...

Manaudou breaks Evans' 400m freestyle world record

Manaudou breaks Evans' 400m freestyle world record

14 May 2006

Olympic champion Laure Manaudou of France broke Janet Evans' 18-year-old world record in the 400-metre freestyle...

McEwen wins 10th stage win in Tour of Italy

McEwen wins 10th stage win in Tour of Italy

10 May 2006

Australian sprinting ace Robbie McEwen won the fourth stage of the Tour of Italy to land his 10th in the race overall...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

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Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.

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Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.