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Andrewartha looking for Rio redemption

Andrewartha looking for Rio redemption

18 July 2015

Four years on and judoka Jake Andrewartha still can't bring himself to watch the fight that forever made him an Olympian.

Australia wraps up first Pacific Games

Australia wraps up first Pacific Games

17 July 2015

Australia has capped of its first Pacific Games competition with 47 medals in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Australia adds six taekwondo medals to Pacific tally

Australia adds six taekwondo medals to Pacific tally

17 July 2015

London 2012 Olympian Safwan Khalil has lead Australia’s male taekwondo Team to six medals on the final day of competition for the 2015 Australian Pacific Games Team.

Melissa Wu to captain diving team for worlds

Melissa Wu to captain diving team for worlds

17 July 2015

DIVING: Two-time Olympian Melissa Wu has been named captain of the Australian Diving Team for the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

VALE - Phillip A Cayzer OAM, 1922-2015

VALE - Phillip A Cayzer OAM, 1922-2015

17 July 2015

The Olympic family was saddened to learn of the passing of Phillip Cayzer. Especially at the time when Phillip's teammates from the 1952 Olympics gather annually at his rowing club in Sydney, to enjoy each other’s company and reminisce at the Kapyla Club function.

Experienced Sharks set to tackle World Championships

Experienced Sharks set to tackle World Championships

17 July 2015

Head coach of the Australian men’s water polo team Elvis Fatovic has named an experienced squad to tackle the 16th FINA World Championships beginning in Kazan, Russia next week.

Aussies make good start at World Fencing Championships

Aussies make good start at World Fencing Championships

17 July 2015

Australia have made a good start to the World Fencing Championships in Moscow with Melbourne's Lucas Webber blitzing his opposition to move into the qualifying rounds of the men's foil.

Hackett confirms Rio Olympic swim tilt

Hackett confirms Rio Olympic swim tilt

17 July 2015

It's official - comeback king Grant Hackett has committed to a Rio Olympic tilt.

Russia withdraws walkers over doping

Russia withdraws walkers over doping

17 July 2015

Russia has withdrawn its world-beating team of race-walkers from all international competitions to avoid "disgrace" in the wake of a series of doping allegations.

Martons lead taekwondo team to seven medals

Martons lead taekwondo team to seven medals

16 July 2015

Australia has come away with four gold and three silver in the women’s taekwondo at the 2015 Pacific Games.

Emma Moffatt's Road to Rio

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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.