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Aussies crush Olympic champions to lift third World Cup

Aussies crush Olympic champions to lift third World Cup

13 August 2006

Australia spurned Olympic champion Italy’s challenge 10-7 to win the Women’s Water Polo World Cup in Tianjin, China...

Kookaburras defeat Korea in tight contest

Kookaburras defeat Korea in tight contest

13 August 2006

The Kookaburras won game two of their four-match series against Korea in Canberra on Sunday, 2-1 in a tough battle...

Water Polo Girls Hungary in China

Water Polo Girls Hungary in China

11 August 2006

Australia crushed reigning champion Hungary 9-6 overnight to cruise into Saturday’s semifinals of the Women’s...

IAAF investigating Gatlin's coach on doping charges

IAAF investigating Gatlin's coach on doping charges

11 August 2006

Track and field's world governing body is investigating Justin Gatlin's coach for alleged doping violations...

Australia defeat Olympic champions

Australia defeat Olympic champions

10 August 2006

Australian goalkeeper Alicia McCormack helped shut down Olympic champion Italy on the second night of the Women’s Water...

Aussies start World Cup with strong win

Aussies start World Cup with strong win

9 August 2006

Australia reaffirmed its Commonwealth champion status with a stirring 12-8 victory over Canada on the opening night...

Chinese officials full of confidence two years from Games

Chinese officials full of confidence two years from Games

8 August 2006

China's preparations for the 2008 Olympics are on schedule and going smoothly, Games officials said today as the clock...

Golden girl Manaudou signs off with two more records

Golden girl Manaudou signs off with two more records

7 August 2006

French teenage sensation Laure Manaudou ended a stunning European Championships with a world record and a record-equalling...

Aussie Sharks burst into bronze-medal play-off

Aussie Sharks burst into bronze-medal play-off

6 August 2006

The Aussie Sharks burst through for a gripping penalty-shootout victory over the United States of America to set up...

Two years out, China on track for great 2008 Olympics

Two years out, China on track for great 2008 Olympics

6 August 2006

Two years before the opening of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, preparations remain well on track with pollution and traffic problems...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.