The words ‘youth and experience’ have never been better used than to describe the men’s water polo team today selected by the Australian Olympic Committee.
Australia's men are perfectly placed to end a 12-year drought in the 4x100m freestyle relay in London after America's top sprinters failed to make any great inroads at their Olympic swimming trials.
The Aussie Sharks, Australia’s men’s water polo team, have finished fifth at the Cosenza Trophy in Italy after carving out a gritty 7-5 win over Canada.
In a race that lasts for three weeks and covers 3946.9km, 10 seconds on day one wouldn't seem to count for much. But it was enough to spark lively debate about whether the challenger had delivered a meaningful blow to the champion
He looks and sounds relaxed and he says he's as ready as he has ever been. So Cadel Evans' defence of his Tour de France title is starting on a confident note,
The Olympic rings were nowhere in sight as one of Australia's most impressive sports teams gathered in an atmosphere of high anticipation yesterday - but that doesn't mean to say they were out of mind.
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Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.
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