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NBA stars to lead Boomers at Olympic qualifiers

NBA stars to lead Boomers at Olympic qualifiers

14 July 2015

Basketball Australia today announced the Boomers’ squad for the upcoming European tour and 2015 FIBA Oceania Championships.

How the 15 Aussies got to St Andrews

How the 15 Aussies got to St Andrews

14 July 2015

GOLF: The third men's golf major for 2015 will commence at St Andrews in Scotland on Thursday. Fifteen Australians are in the field to tackle the famous Old Course.

Weekend wrap - Monday 13 July

Weekend wrap - Monday 13 July

13 July 2015

Plenty of Aussies have been in fine form around the globe in what was a busy, yet successful weekend of sport!

Double gold for Aussies in Lucerne

Double gold for Aussies in Lucerne

13 July 2015

The Australian Rowing Team secured a total of five medals, including two golds, at World Rowing Cup III in Lucerne, Switzerland yesterday (Sunday).

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).

IGNITE | First step to Rio

Rio Olympic Village

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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.