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Webb 14th as Chun wins US Open

Webb 14th as Chun wins US Open

13 July 2015

GOLF: Karrie Webb recorded another top-15 finish as young South Korean In Gee Chung won her first-ever major championship at the United States Women's Open.

Ten crews reach A Finals in Lucerne

Ten crews reach A Finals in Lucerne

12 July 2015

ROWING: Ten Australian crews will compete in A-Finals on Sunday 12 July at World Rowing Cup III in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Sailors score four Pacific Games medals

Sailors score four Pacific Games medals

11 July 2015

Australia has come away with four medals after a magnificent week of sailing at Pacific Games in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Silver sailors on track for Rio

Silver sailors on track for Rio

11 July 2015

Jason Waterhouse (NSW) and Lisa Darmanin (NSW) have won the Silver Medal at the 2015 Nacra17 World Championship in Aarhus, Denmark overnight (Friday, 10 July).

Rugby sevens claim Pacific Games silver

Rugby sevens claim Pacific Games silver

10 July 2015

On a wet and windy night in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, the Australian rugby sevens women's Team has claimed a silver medal at the Pacific Games.

Aussie crews ready for World Rowing Cup 3

Aussie crews ready for World Rowing Cup 3

10 July 2015

The Australian Rowing Team will be represented in 13 boat classes at this weekend’s World Rowing Cup III in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Pollution won't sink sailing: Rio 2016

Pollution won't sink sailing: Rio 2016

10 July 2015

RIO 2016: Sailors at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will be protected by a fleet of special trash collecting boats, organisers said on Thursday, admitting there is no time to resolve a serious pollution problem.

Bird-Smith wins World Uni Games and Wells bronze in Lausanne

Bird-Smith wins World Uni Games and Wells bronze in Lausanne

10 July 2015

ATHLETICS: Rio hopeful Dane Bird-Smith has won gold in the men’s 20km walk at the World Uni Games, Naa Anang won long jump bronze and at the IAAF Diamond League in Lausanne London Olympian Lauren Wells won bronze.

Hungary too good for Aussie Sharks

Hungary too good for Aussie Sharks

10 July 2015

The Australian men’s water polo team, the Aussie Sharks, have gone down to current world champions Hungary 10-8 in Budapest at a lead-up tournament to the World Championships.

AOC participates in IMF Uluru Anniversary Relay

2015 Pacific Games

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