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Women’s U23 Epee Team win bronze at Asian Champs

Women’s U23 Epee Team win bronze at Asian Champs

7 November 2017

Australia's U23 Women’s Epee Team fought its way to a bronze medal at the Asian U23 Fencing Championships in Hanoi, Vietnam last week, upsetting the higher ranked Japanese team 45-37.

Aussies to blood uni duo at Oceania Sevens

Aussies to blood uni duo at Oceania Sevens

7 November 2017

Teenager Page McGregor has been handed her Aussie Sevens debut, named for next weekend's Oceania Sevens.

Aussie Sevens claim third straight title

Aussie Sevens claim third straight title

7 November 2017

The Australian Men's Sevens have claimed their third straight preseason title, coming from behind to beat USA 15-12 in the final of the Silicon Valley Sevens.

Australia claims four medals at opening World Cup

Australia claims four medals at opening World Cup

6 November 2017

Australia added gold and bronze on the final day of the UCI Track World Cup in Poland with Matthew Glaetzer taking out the sprint and Stephanie Morton adding keirin bronze.

Canoeing greats recognised in inaugural Hall of Fame

Canoeing greats recognised in inaugural Hall of Fame

6 November 2017

Australian Sporting greats Phil Coles and Helen Brownlee, as well as five time Olympian and Olympic Champion Clint Robinson, are amongst the inaugural inductees, who were inducted into the Paddle Australia Hall of Fame over the wee

Kookaburras defeat NZ In festival opener

Kookaburras defeat NZ In festival opener

6 November 2017

The Kookaburras have continued their recent strong form against New Zealand with a 4-0 win over the Kiwis in the opening game of the International Festival of Hockey in Bendigo on Sunday.

Fox, McGrath win top gongs at Australian Canoeing awards

Fox, McGrath win top gongs at Australian Canoeing awards

5 November 2017

Olympic medallist and 2017 Canoe Slalom World Champion in the women’s K1 Jessica Fox (NSW) took home the Canoeist of the Year Award, while Paralympic champion and 2017 dual World Champion Curtis McGrath was awarded the Paracanoeist of the Year Award at the Australian Canoeing 2017 Annual Awards held on the Gold Coast on Saturday (4 November 2017).

Awards show Australian Sailing's diverse strengths

Awards show Australian Sailing's diverse strengths

4 November 2017

America’s Cup-winning skipper Glenn Ashby and rising stars Natasha Bryant and Annie Wilmot were named the nation’s top sailors for 2017 at the Australian Sailing Awards in Sydney on Friday night.

Barty relishing role as Aussie no. 1

Barty relishing role as Aussie no. 1

3 November 2017

The newest member of the world’s top 20, Ash Barty is now Australia’s highest-ranked player across both the ATP and WTA tours.

Vale Tony Madigan

Vale Tony Madigan

30 October 2017

The Olympic movement and Boxing community is mourning the loss of three-time Olympian and Australian amateur boxer, Tony Madigan who passed away today, aged 87.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Olympic Day 2018

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

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.