Australian pistol shooter Lalita Yauhleuskaya (VIC) has produced a sensational final to win the bronze medal in the women’s 10m air pistol at the World Cup Final in Poland overnight.
Tasmanian Matthew Goss was a mere three hundredths of a second off a gold medal at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Denmark today with Great Britain's Mark Cavendish (GBR) shading him on the line at the end of the 266km elite men's road race. Chloe Hosking was the highest placed Australian women finishing sixth.
Volleyball Team Australia has maintained its unbeaten record after the third round of the 16th Asian Men’s Championships with a one-sided, straight sets win over Turkmenistan in Tehran, Iran overnight.
Volleyball Team Australia has kept its unbeaten record in tact, recording its second preliminary round win overnight in the 16th Asian Men’s Volleyball Championships in Tehran, Iran.
Olympic gold medallists Libby Trickett and Ian Thorpe will both make their return to international swimming at the FINA/ARENA Swimming World Cup in Singapore in early November with Australia to send a 26-strong team to the two-day meet.
Aussie Stingers coach Greg McFadden has announced a 19-member national senior women’s squad to begin preparing for the 2012 international season that will culminate in the London Olympic Games.
Volleyball Team Australia will go into tonight’s second round match against Qatar brimming with confidence after an upset 3-2 victory over fourth seeds Korea in the 16th Asian Men’s Volleyball Championships in Tehran, Iran overnight.
Jack Bobridge and Richie Porte have secured a second starting place for Australia in the time trial at next year's Olympic Games after both finished in the top six at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Denmark.
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Did you know?
Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).
Did you know?
At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.