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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...

Pan Pac team given youth boost

Pan Pac team given youth boost

12 July 2006

Three of Australia’s emerging young swim stars Stephanie Williams, Ashley Delaney and Nick D’Arcy have been handed the...

Liu breaks Jackson’s hurdles world record

Liu breaks Jackson’s hurdles world record

12 July 2006

China's Liu Xiang broke the 110m hurdles world record in 12.88 seconds at the Athletissima Grand Prix in Lausanne overnight...

Spithill and Shreeve win top sailing honours

Spithill and Shreeve win top sailing honours

12 July 2006

New South Wales athletes James Spithill and Allison Shreeve took out the coveted male and female Sailor of the Year trophies...

Diving’s new force ready for Chinese challenge

Diving’s new force ready for Chinese challenge

11 July 2006

Australia will send a new-look Diving Team to the prestigious World Cup in Changshu, China from 19-23 July...

Aussies reign supreme as heavens open in Cairns

Aussies reign supreme as heavens open in Cairns

11 July 2006

It rained from above and then poured gold for the Australian team on the final night of competition at the Oceania Swimming Championships in Cairns...

Hockeyroos held to another draw

Hockeyroos held to another draw

10 July 2006

Missed opportunities have again cost the Hockeyroos a win, this time over New Zealand in their second game of the...

World cup ends in blaze of colour

World cup ends in blaze of colour

10 July 2006

The 2006 FIFA World Cup ended in a blaze of colour and a roar of sound when Italian captain Fabio Cannavaro lifted the coveted...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

2017/18 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.