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Mat Belcher and Will Ryan aiming for hat trick at 2015 470 World Championships

Mat Belcher and Will Ryan aiming for hat trick at 2015 470 World Championships

9 October 2015

World Champions Mat Belcher and Will Ryan aiming to defend their title for the third time in a row at 470 World Champs

Scanlan's stellar year readies her for Rio success

Scanlan's stellar year readies her for Rio success

9 October 2015

With a cool and calm persona 25-year-old Laetisha Scanlan soaks up all the pressure and wears down her opponents as if she has been competing for decades.

Australian trio have colours lowered in Doha

Australian trio have colours lowered in Doha

9 October 2015

There was no joy for Australia on the third night of the men’s World Boxing Championships in Doha, with all three boxers losing hard-fought contests.

Women's team sprint claim Oceania gold

Women's team sprint claim Oceania gold

9 October 2015

Australia claimed four gold from a 16-medal haul on the opening day of competition at the 2016 Oceania Track Championships in Invercargill, New Zealand.

Weekend Watch | 9 October

Weekend Watch | 9 October

8 October 2015

Alguns dos melhores da Austrália estão em ação ao redor do mundo (Some of Australia's finest are in action around the world)!

Meares and Perkins ready for Oceania Championships

Meares and Perkins ready for Oceania Championships

8 October 2015

The Road to Rio for Australia's track cyclists continues this week through Invercargill, New Zealand, for the 2016 Oceania Track Championships.

Spagnolo shines on a tough day for Australia

Spagnolo shines on a tough day for Australia

8 October 2015

Aaron Spagnolo has salvaged some pride on a tough day for Australia at the World Amateur Boxing Championships in Qatar.

Change to Men's hockey squad while Fiji women withdraw

Change to Men's hockey squad while Fiji women withdraw

7 October 2015

The Kookaburras have been forced to make a change to the squad announced for the forthcoming Oceania Cup in New Zealand.

Biddle progresses at Boxing World Championships

Biddle progresses at Boxing World Championships

7 October 2015

Australia have endured a mixed opening day at the World Amateur Boxing Championships in Qatar with two of three fighters eliminated in the opening round.

Women’s Artistic Gymnastics World Championship team selected

Women’s Artistic Gymnastics World Championship team selected

6 October 2015

Seven gymnasts have been selected to represent Australia at the 2015 women's artistic World Championships.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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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.