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Germany takes bobsleigh gold

26 February 2006

Andre Lange of Germany has joined a select group, becoming just the fifth bobsleigh pilot to win both the two-man and four-man gold medals at the same Olympics.

The Czech Republic has secured the bronze medal in men’s hockey after blanking Russia 3-0 in the third place play-off.

AOC President John Coates

In a major boost for short track speed skating and figure skating, they are to be showcased as part of the AOC's Olympic Youth Festival in Sydney in January 2007.

It’s an open race for gold in the gruelling men’s 50km freestyle mass start cross-country duel on Pragelato Plan on 26 February (Day 16).

The men’s short track relay team saved its best till last with a convincing victory over Germany in the 5000M ‘B’ Final at Palavela on 25 February (Day 15).

The Torino Olympic Games have been a great success for the Australian team. We came with the mission of remaining on the...

Giorgio di Centa of Italy has won gold in the men’s 50 km mass start cross country on the final day of the Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games...

Don’t write off Joanne Carter…despite finishing 25th at Palavela in the short program, she is not quitting and has set herself for Vancouver 2010.

Nicklas Lidstrom scored 10 seconds into the third period to snap a 2-2 tie and goalie Henrik Lundqvist made a clutch save with 20 seconds left in the game to propel Sweden to a 3-2 win over Finland in the ice hockey final.

Australia’s flag stood proudly among the nations of the world in the great Piazza of Stadio Olympico in Torino as the curtain...