The Australian Stingers women's water polo team have suffered a setback in their chase for the gold medal at the FINA World League finals in Tianjin, China, going down 9-12 to Russia in their final game of the round robin stage.
The Australian Stingers women's water polo team have crushed Spain 14-6 in their opening round robin game of the FINA World League finals in Tianjin, China.
Australian sailors have won two Gold medals and a Silver medal on an exciting final day of racing at the sixth round of the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Weymouth, England.
IOC officials left Rio de Janeiro impressed by preparations for the 2016 Olympics, saying the city had made great strides on infrastructure projects for the games and beyond.
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Did you know?
Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.