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Mitchell takes fame in her stride

Mitchell takes fame in her stride

28 October 2010

Australia's newest golden girl Lauren Mitchell doesn't quite understand what all the fuss is about.But after claiming Australia's first women's gymnastics title with gold in the floor routine at the recent World Championships in Rotterdam, the time for flying under the radar is over.

Mitchell takes fame in her stride

Mitchell takes fame in her stride

28 October 2010

Australia's newest golden girl Lauren Mitchell doesn't quite understand what all the fuss is about.But after claiming Australia's first women's gymnastics title with gold in the floor routine at the recent World Championships in Rotterdam, the time for flying under the radar is over.

Bogut ready to recapture All-Star form

Bogut ready to recapture All-Star form

28 October 2010

Andrew Bogut is confident he has recovered sufficiently from his horrific arm injury to re-start his push to become Australia's first NBA All-Star.Bogut's Milwaukee Bucks open their new NBA season on the road against New Orleans on Thursday,

No final decision on women's ski jump

No final decision on women's ski jump

26 October 2010

Olympic officials say they need more time to review women's ski jumping and other events before deciding whether to include them in the 2014 Winter Games

Australian rowers cross Tasman

Australian rowers cross Tasman

26 October 2010

The Australian Rowing Team has departed Sydney this morning to compete at the 2010 World Rowing Championships at Lake Karapiro, New Zealand.

Ban fireworks from Olympics – It’s no joke

Ban fireworks from Olympics – It’s no joke

25 October 2010

Banning fireworks from the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Olympic Games is not a laughing matter- the International Olympic Committee will seriously consider the proposal.

Mitchell creates history

Mitchell creates history

25 October 2010

West Australian Lauren Mitchell has created history by becoming the first Australian female gymnast to win a world title, claiming gold on floor at the 2010 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands this morning. Mitchell, who won four gold medals at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi,

Illegal Betting, Rogge warns

Illegal Betting, Rogge warns "You won't get paid"

25 October 2010

People involved in illegal betting on sport won’t collect their winnings if the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has its way.The IOC has a strategic plan to “freeze the funds” of those involved in illegal betting. Under the plan they will monitor irregular money flow on events and matches and if a pattern shows up, the punters will not be paid.

Ban fireworks from Olympics – It’s no joke

Ban fireworks from Olympics – It’s no joke

25 October 2010

Banning fireworks from the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Olympic Games is not a laughing matter- the International Olympic Committee will seriously consider the proposal.

Women's ski jumping up for approval

Women's ski jumping up for approval

24 October 2010

Women's ski jumping and new events in snowboarding, Alpine skiing, figure skating, biathlon and luge are being considered for inclusion at the next Winter Olympics.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).