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Murray finishes highest in Montpellier

Murray finishes highest in Montpellier

26 September 2011

After four days of thrilling competition and sell-out crowds, the Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships have wrapped up in Montpellier, France.

Australian volleyballers ready for China

Australian volleyballers ready for China

26 September 2011

Volleyball Team Australia will meet top seeds China in its second round two match of the 16th Asian Volleyball Championships in Tehran, Iran today.

Yauhleuskaya wins bronze after stunning final

Yauhleuskaya wins bronze after stunning final

26 September 2011

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.

Goss pipped for gold at world titles

Goss pipped for gold at world titles

26 September 2011

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.

Aussies maintain unbeaten run

Aussies maintain unbeaten run

25 September 2011

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.

Australia too good for Qatar

Australia too good for Qatar

23 September 2011

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.

New base for Aussie Olympic sailors

New base for Aussie Olympic sailors

23 September 2011

The Australian sailing team's Olympic preparations have been boosted, with the opening of a new national training centre in Sydney.

Return of Thorpe and Trickett set

Return of Thorpe and Trickett set

23 September 2011

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.

Stingers announce 2012 senior squad

Stingers announce 2012 senior squad

22 September 2011

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.

Australia upsets Korea in volleyball

Australia upsets Korea in volleyball

22 September 2011

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.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

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Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.