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Australia defeat Pakistan in Darwin

Australia defeat Pakistan in Darwin

30 March 2017

There was some spectacular hockey on display last night at the Darwin International Hockey Open, with the fast-paced game giving both sides ample opportunity to score; however, it was Australia who came away with their second win of the series defeating Pakistan 3 – 0.

Australia breaks new ground in Baseball world rankings

Australia breaks new ground in Baseball world rankings

29 March 2017

Following Australia's efforts at the 2017 World Baseball Classic, Australia has risen to #8 in the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) World Rankings, the highest Australia has ever been, surpassing their previous high of #9, which was reached in 2010

Edmunds and Aldersey impress at Sydney Regatta

Edmunds and Aldersey impress at Sydney Regatta

28 March 2017

Following a day of glorious sunshine, the second day of the 2017 Sydney International Rowing Regatta presented itself with milder conditions, overcast skies and still waters.

10 sporting highlights of March 2017

10 sporting highlights of March 2017

28 March 2017

March was the month of Aussie movers and shakers. Surfing legends returned, young figure skaters prevailed and medal hiatus’s fell.

Aussie gymnasts claim three medals in Doha

Aussie gymnasts claim three medals in Doha

27 March 2017

The Australian’s men’s and women’s Artistic Gymnastics team have won three medals on the final leg of the inaugural 2016-17 circuit of the International Gymnastics Federation’s (FIG) Individual Apparatus World Cup, ending the series on a high in Doha, Qatar.

Silver and bronze for Aussie shooters in Mexico

Silver and bronze for Aussie shooters in Mexico

27 March 2017

Rio 2016 Olympian James Willett has taken silver in the men’s Double Trap at the ISSF World Cup in Acapulco, separated from winner Ankur Mittal (India) by only 2 points in a close final.

Australian top seeds snare beach tour titles

Australian top seeds snare beach tour titles

27 March 2017

Top seeds Chris McHugh and Damien Schumann have staged an epic comeback to beat Americans David McKienzie and Ian Satterfield in the final of the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour Finals at Sydney’s Manly Beach.

Aussies back amongst baseball's elite

Aussies back amongst baseball's elite

24 March 2017

It may not have followed a fairy tale script, but the Australian men’s baseball team announced themselves as a force to be reckoned with at the World Baseball Classic earlier this month.

Skaters ready to roll at Buenos Aires 2018

Skaters ready to roll at Buenos Aires 2018

24 March 2017

Roller sports will see 12 male and 12 female athletes race around a patinodrome in Argentina’s capital city in October next year.

AOC provides funding for fencing's rising stars

AOC provides funding for fencing's rising stars

24 March 2017

The Australian Fencing Federation has described funding from the Australian Olympic Committee as “a real positive” which bolsters the team’s pursuit of a place at the Tokyo 2020 Games.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.

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Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.