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Aspandiyarova scores quota

Aspandiyarova scores quota

12 April 2011

Dina Aspandiyarova has survived a tense final of the women’s 10m air pistol to win a quota place for Australia for the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Slingsby wins silver

Slingsby wins silver

12 April 2011

Australian sailor Tom Slingsby has won a Silver medal in the Laser class on the final day of the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Spain.

Cambage No. 2 in WNBA draft

Cambage No. 2 in WNBA draft

12 April 2011

Australian Basketball rising star and Australian Opal Elizabeth Cambage has been selected at number two overall in America’s Women’s National Basketball Association draft in Bristol Connecticut this morning.

Athletes receive pre-London funding boost

Athletes receive pre-London funding boost

12 April 2011

Australia's top athletes have received a boost ahead of next year's London Olympics with the Federal Goverment increasing funding for elite sport by almost $3 million.

Athletes receive pre-London funding boost

Athletes receive pre-London funding boost

12 April 2011

Australia's top athletes have received a boost ahead of next year's London Olympics with the Federal Goverment increasing funding for elite sport by almost $3 million.

Sexton shining light in tough day for locals

Sexton shining light in tough day for locals

10 April 2011

If anyone needed any proof that triathlete Brendan Sexton had “arrived”, he certainly silenced the doubters with a gutsy fourth placing

Nugent names 52 swimmers for Shanghai

Nugent names 52 swimmers for Shanghai

9 April 2011

Australia will take a larger-than-expected team to July's world titles in Shanghai after head coach Leigh Nugent relaxed his tough qualifying standards

Hockeyroos down Argentina 1-0

Hockeyroos down Argentina 1-0

9 April 2011

Australia pulled off a satisfying win over Argentina last night in the third of a four-match friendly hockey series. The Hockeyroos played a strong defensive game ensuring that Argentina was not able to get a point on the board, defeating the world number one team 1-0.

Hocking sets record, Skippy slow win

Hocking sets record, Skippy slow win

8 April 2011

Dual Commonwealth Games gold medallist Geoff Huegill flew to his 16th national title, while Belinda Hocking continued her backstroke dominance with a new Australian record over 200m.

Australian sailors in World Cup mix

Australian sailors in World Cup mix

7 April 2011

The ISAF Sailing World Cup competition is heating up as finals begin tomorrow in Spain with a number of Australian Sailing Team crews in the mix.

Aussies steal the show at Opening Ceremony