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Seebohm and Larkin shine as Aussies secure seven medal haul

Seebohm and Larkin shine as Aussies secure seven medal haul

29 October 2015

The Australian swim team shined on the first night of finals at the Tokyo FINA World Cup, picking up seven medals.

Olympic gold not tarnished despite ban

Olympic gold not tarnished despite ban

28 October 2015

Australian Canoeing believes Tate Smith's two-year doping ban won't tarnish the K4 gold medal success from the 2012 Olympic Games.

Australian Canoeing's Tate Smith receives two year ban

Australian Canoeing's Tate Smith receives two year ban

28 October 2015

Australian Canoeing (AC) confirms that Canoe Kayak athlete Tate Smith has received a two-year ban from competition following a decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) relating to three anti-doping rule violations.

Rio looms, Tokyo on the horizon for Water polo girls

Rio looms, Tokyo on the horizon for Water polo girls

28 October 2015

Women's water polo Head coach Greg McFadden will select a 2020 Olympic development team for tour of Japan.

Olympic gold medallist Tate Smith receives two-year sports ban

Olympic gold medallist Tate Smith receives two-year sports ban

28 October 2015

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today welcomed the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to impose a two-year sporting ban on Olympic gold medallist, Tate Smith.

Olympian Natalie Cook appointed to World Olympians Association Board

Olympian Natalie Cook appointed to World Olympians Association Board

28 October 2015

Five-time Australian Olympian Natalie Cook has been appointed to the World Olympians Association Board as a representative of the Oceania Region.

Wu well equipped to deal with Gold Coast challenges

Wu well equipped to deal with Gold Coast challenges

28 October 2015

The wind is set to provide plenty of challenges for divers at this weekend’s FINA Grand Prix event on the Gold Coast

Pearson draws motivation at I Support Women In Sport awards

Pearson draws motivation at I Support Women In Sport awards

28 October 2015

Sally Pearson said she has drawn motivation from a host of other female sporting stars at the Australian Health I Support Women In Sports awards.

Aussies go down to England in tight encounter

Aussies go down to England in tight encounter

27 October 2015

Australia have gone down 1-0 to England in their final match of their short tour of China in a tightly fought match in Chonqqing.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).