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Dandenong wins WNBL crown

Dandenong wins WNBL crown

12 March 2012

The Dandenong Rangers have been crowned 2011/12 WNBL Champions after a storming win over the Bulleen Boomers at the Cage on Sunday afternoon, sealing the victory and the title 94-70.

Hockeyroos gain momentum with series win

Hockeyroos gain momentum with series win

12 March 2012

The Hockeyroos finished their 4 Match Series against Korea in style with a 3-1 victory at Perth Hockey Stadium. The Koreans began the game with a strong purpose after being beaten 5-0 in their previous two affairs.

Boyd 9th, Mottram 11th in Istanbul

Boyd 9th, Mottram 11th in Istanbul

12 March 2012

Alana Boyd finished 9th in the pole vault and Craig Mottram came 11th in the 3000m final on the final day of competition at the IAAF world indoor championships in Istanbul.

NSW soar to fifth straight King’s Cup

NSW soar to fifth straight King’s Cup

11 March 2012

New South Wales has equaled its longest ever winning streak in the King’s Cup with a one length victory at Champion Lakes Regatta Centre in Perth.

Gold and silver for Pearson and Frayne

Gold and silver for Pearson and Frayne

11 March 2012

It was gold and silver, two Oceania records, and third on the medal table for Australia on day two of the IAAF World Indoor Championships when Sally Pearson (Qld) claimed the 60mH title and Henry Frayne (Qld) took silver in the long jump.

Ginn racks up fifth national pair title

Ginn racks up fifth national pair title

10 March 2012

Triple Olympic gold medalist Drew Ginn continued his excellent build up to the 2012 London Olympic Games by winning his fifth men’s pair national title at the 2012 Australian Rowing Championships.

Pearson chases next leg of grand slam

Pearson chases next leg of grand slam

9 March 2012

At the absolute height of his powers a couple of years ago, Steve Hooker became the first athlete in history to hold the big five major track and field titles at the same time.

Cuthbert inaugural Member of Athletics Hall of Fame

Cuthbert inaugural Member of Athletics Hall of Fame

9 March 2012

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Betty Cuthbert (NSW) has been announced as an inaugural Member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Hall of Fame.

Atkinson racing to London via Devonport

Atkinson racing to London via Devonport

8 March 2012

One of Australia’s most celebrated male triathletes of the last 15 years, Courtney Atkinson, is the first to admit that he’s a little rusty when it comes to racing. But he is determined to turn his training form into winning race form when he lines up in the OUT Oceania Championships in Devonport, Tasmania on Saturday.

Coutts aiming for five Olympic events

Coutts aiming for five Olympic events

7 March 2012

Alicia Coutts is chasing as many as five medals at the London Olympics, confident that a helpful program gives her a huge leg-up in her pet butterfly and medley events.

Queensland Pierre de Coubertin Awards

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.