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Hooker wins with new PB at Berlin Golden League

Hooker wins with new PB at Berlin Golden League

4 September 2006

Commonwealth Games champion Steven Hooker has provided himself with the perfect lead in to this weekend's World...

Showjumper Alexander fourth at WEG

Showjumper Alexander fourth at WEG

4 September 2006

Edwina Alexander, the first Australian to make the individual final at a Showjumping world championship, had just a single rail...

Aussie softballers qualify for Beijing 2008

Aussie softballers qualify for Beijing 2008

4 September 2006

The Australian Open Women’s team, Aussie Spirit, have officially qualified for the 2008 Olympic Games after defeating...

Payday for Powell, Wariner and Richards

Payday for Powell, Wariner and Richards

4 September 2006

Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell and American 400m runners Jeremy Wariner and Sanya Richards blitzed their rivals...

Spain claims world basketball crown

Spain claims world basketball crown

3 September 2006

A Spanish team playing without injured scoring leader Pau Gasol overpowered Greece 70-47 Sunday in Saitama, Japan...

Hockeyroos World Cup team announced

Hockeyroos World Cup team announced

1 September 2006

National coach, Frank Murray, has opted for experience in the Hockeyroos World Cup side, with Rachel Imison and Sarah Taylor...

Aussies too good for Venezeula

Aussies too good for Venezeula

1 September 2006

The Australian Open Women's team, Aussie Spirit, have defeated Venezeula 9-0 on day five of the ISF Women's World...

Showjumpers qualify for Beijing

Showjumpers qualify for Beijing

31 August 2006

Australia has achieved its aim of qualifying a showjumping team for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing by topping its region...

Gold, two silver to Brauer in New Zealand

Gold, two silver to Brauer in New Zealand

30 August 2006

Jono Brauer has taken a victory and two silver medals away from the FIS ANZ Cup races in Coronet Peak, New Zealand.

Sim adds ANZ Cup to national titles

Sim adds ANZ Cup to national titles

30 August 2006

Australian skier Ben Sim and New Zealand's Samantha Bonderenko have claimed the trophies in the 2006 FIS Australia New Zealand Cup, the only southern hemisphere FIS Continental Cup series for cross country skiing.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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