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Cambage follows Jackon's London lead

Cambage follows Jackon's London lead

28 June 2011

Cambage will also miss the early WNBA games for her US club Tulsa Shock next year to prepare with the Australian Opals for the London Olympics in July.

Matildas can trouble Brazil, says Sermanni

Matildas can trouble Brazil, says Sermanni

28 June 2011

Matildas' coach Tom Sermanni says his team have the weapons to trouble Brazil and can't be intimidated in their opening women's World Cup match in Germany.

Sharks suffer another heart breaking loss

Sharks suffer another heart breaking loss

27 June 2011

The Australian Sharks men’s water polo team have suffered another heart wrenching loss at the FINA World League finals in Florence, going down to Montenegro 8-7 in the playoff for fifth place.

Hockeyroos suffer devastating loss to New Zealand

Hockeyroos suffer devastating loss to New Zealand

27 June 2011

Inaccuracy and a lapse in concentration by the Hockeyroos defence has seen New Zealand inflict a devastating 3-2 defeat to Australia at the 2011 Champions Trophy in Amsterdam the Netherlands overnight.

Tight battles with China

Tight battles with China

26 June 2011

Australia opened its two-match international men's basketball series with a thrilling 67-65 overtime win over China in Perth on Friday night.

Hockeyroos lose Champions Trophy opener

Hockeyroos lose Champions Trophy opener

26 June 2011

The Hockeyroos have had a mixed beginning to their 2011 Champions Trophy campaign, going down 3-0 to the Netherlands but showing some glimpses of talent

Australia go down in heartbreaking penalty shootout

Australia go down in heartbreaking penalty shootout

24 June 2011

The Australian Sharks men’s water polo team have gone down to Montenegro 8-5 in a nail biting extra-time penalty shootout in their final round robin stage game at the FINA World League finals in Florence.

Yauhleuskaya claims bronze in Munich World Cup

Yauhleuskaya claims bronze in Munich World Cup

24 June 2011

Lalita Yauhleuskaya has won a bronze medal overnight in the women’s 10m air pistol at the 2011 ISSF World Cup leg in Munich, Germany.

Aussie sailors prevail in Germany

Aussie sailors prevail in Germany

24 June 2011

World champion 470 crew Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page capped off a successful Australian campaign in the ISAF World Cup series that augurs well for Australia's 2012 Olympic prospects.

Aussie sailors prevail in Germany

Aussie sailors prevail in Germany

24 June 2011

World champion 470 crew Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page capped off a successful Australian campaign in the ISAF World Cup series that augurs well for Australia's 2012 Olympic prospects.

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American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).