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Marks target strong finish in Slovenia

Marks target strong finish in Slovenia

30 June 2011

Husband and wife shooting duo Russell and Lauryn Mark will aim for strong finishes in their respective events as they contest the Fiocchi Grand Prix in Maribor, Slovenia this weekend.

Matildas lose Cup opener to Brazil

Matildas lose Cup opener to Brazil

30 June 2011

A momentary defensive lapse proved costly for Australia as the Matildas lost 1-0 to Brazil in their opening group match in the women's World Cup in Moenchengladbach, Germany.

Relay berth eludes Trickett

Relay berth eludes Trickett

30 June 2011

Triple Olympic gold medallist Libby Trickett's comeback swim has failed to win her a spot on Australia's world championship team.

Australia ready to row at Henley

Australia ready to row at Henley

29 June 2011

Australia is using the Henley-on-Thames regatta as a warm up event ahead of World Cup 3 at Lucerne, Switzerland (July 8-10) and will look for some much needed race practice at the historic British event

Hockeyroos hit back against Germany

Hockeyroos hit back against Germany

29 June 2011

The Hockeyroos have made a statement after their disappointing loss to New Zealand at the Champions Trophy, producing a great 1-0 win over world number 3 team Germany in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Trickett 'thrilled' to be back racing

Trickett 'thrilled' to be back racing

29 June 2011

Triple Olympic gold medallist Libby Trickett feels old and uncertain on the eve of her return to elite swimming.

Family grants pave the way for rowing glory

Family grants pave the way for rowing glory

28 June 2011

In a move to further assist its athletes win Olympic and world championship medals, Rowing Australia has announced a number of Family Support initiatives.

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.

Mountain bike duo building for Rio

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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).