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Aussies primed for start of World Cup season

Aussies primed for start of World Cup season

2 May 2014

CANOE/KAYAK - SPRINT: The ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup series will commence on Friday in Milan, Italy.

Golden Olympic horse Kibah Tic Toc dies

Golden Olympic horse Kibah Tic Toc dies

2 May 2014

EQUESTRIAN: Kibah Tic Toc, the Australian horse involved in a famous Olympic triumph, has died within months of the death of his breeder.

Australian rowing foursome dismantled

Australian rowing foursome dismantled

1 May 2014

ROWING: Australia's flagship boat - the new-model Oarsome Foursome - has continued to be dismantled two years after their Olympic silver medal.

Aussies post 'best shooting team ever'

Aussies post 'best shooting team ever'

1 May 2014

SHOOTING: Two school students will make their debuts in what is being heralded as Australia's strongest ever shooting team to compete at a Commonwealth Games.

History awaits Madonna

History awaits Madonna

1 May 2014

HOCKEY: Madonna Blyth is poised to become the second-most capped player in Hockeyroos' history heading into next month's women's hockey World Cup.

Coates Statement on Rio preparations

Coates Statement on Rio preparations

30 April 2014

IOC Vice-President John Coates underlines his belief that the Rio Organising Committee and the people of Brazil can indeed deliver excellent Games in 2016.

Team Leaders introduced for Rio 2016

Team Leaders introduced for Rio 2016

30 April 2014

AOC: In a new move, Team Leaders have been appointed to the Australian Olympic Team for the 2016 Rio Games to boost performance and enforce the culture and values of the Olympic Movement.

Olympics will be ready: Rio organisers

Olympics will be ready: Rio organisers

30 April 2014

GAMES: Rio Olympics organisers have countered scathing criticism from Australia's IOC vice-president John Coates with an assurance they'll deliver an excellent 2016 Games on time.

Opals name squad for tour of US

Opals name squad for tour of US

30 April 2014

BASKETBALL: Australia coach Brendan Joyce has named a 12-player squad minus his WNBA stars for a pre-World Championship tour of the United States.

Thorpe to 'leave hospital within days'

Thorpe to 'leave hospital within days'

30 April 2014

SWIMMING: Olympic great Ian Thorpe should leave hospital within days after successfully fighting a number of serious infections.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.