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Montreal 1976 30 years on

Montreal 1976 30 years on

17 July 2006

Today marks the 30th Anniversary of the Montreal 1976 Olympic Games, with Canadians and the Olympic Movement reliving the spectacular Games...

Aussies go down to USA

Aussies go down to USA

16 July 2006

Australia has lost their first game at the 2006 World Cup, ending an unprecedented 13 match winning streak, going down to...

Burgess and Hooker first and second in Rome

Burgess and Hooker first and second in Rome

16 July 2006

Australia has had its best result for the European season with Paul Burgess winning the men’s pole vault at the Golden League...

Courageous Cadel climbs to fourth

Courageous Cadel climbs to fourth

14 July 2006

The men rode away from the boys in the first significant mountain stage of the Tour de France overnight and Australia’s Cadel...

Hockeyroos frustrated again

Hockeyroos frustrated again

14 July 2006

For the first time in Champions Trophy history, the Hockeyroos will play-off for fifth place after losing to Argentina overnight...

Crushing blow for Wells and Kookaburras

Crushing blow for Wells and Kookaburras

14 July 2006

Inspirational co-captain, Matthew Wells, has been ruled out of the Kookaburras Champions Trophy title defence and looks...

Australia has first win at US World Cup

Australia has first win at US World Cup

14 July 2006

The Australian Open Women’s softball team, Aussie Spirit, has defeated China 3-1 in their first game at the US World Cup in Oklahoma...

Dessel seizes two jerseys, next stage crucial for Cadel

Dessel seizes two jerseys, next stage crucial for Cadel

13 July 2006

France’s Cyril Dessel claimed the Tour de France yellow jersey after the favourites failed to react to a breakaway...

China stuns Hockeyroos

China stuns Hockeyroos

12 July 2006

China has stunned Australia to win 2-1 in the women's Champions Trophy field hockey tournament....

Bogut back in the green and gold

Bogut back in the green and gold

12 July 2006

Australian NBA star Andrew Bogut will make his first appearance for the national basketball team in almost two years...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).

Did you know?

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