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Opals European Tour squad announced

Opals European Tour squad announced

6 May 2015

A strong 12-woman squad has been selected for the Australian Opals upcoming European Tour.

Pearson one of eight set to continue huge week of athletics in Kawasaki

Pearson one of eight set to continue huge week of athletics in Kawasaki

6 May 2015

A huge week of Australian athletics is set to get even bigger, with Olympic champion Sally Pearson one of eight athletes taking to the field of play at the Golden Grand Prix in Japan.

Kyrgios looks to topple Federer

Kyrgios looks to topple Federer

6 May 2015

Rising Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios will get a crack at world No.2 Roger Federer after breezing into the second round of the Mutua Madrid Open.

Kookaburras defeat Black Sticks in International Challenge

Kookaburras defeat Black Sticks in International Challenge

6 May 2015

The Trans-Tasman clash at the men’s Hobart International Challenge had the Kookaburras finish atop of the New Zealand Black Sticks 3-0 in their third test match of the challenge.

Huitenga and Gubecka seal World Championship selection

Huitenga and Gubecka seal World Championship selection

6 May 2015

Simon Huitenga and Chelsea Gubecka have secured a spot on the 2015 FINA World Championship team following the10km open water world cup.

Record at Ropati-Frost's fingertips

Record at Ropati-Frost's fingertips

4 May 2015

Australian weightlifter Erika Ropati-Frost is on a mission to lift double her body weight.

Weekend wrap - 4 May 2015

Weekend wrap - 4 May 2015

4 May 2015

With 459 days to go until the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, it was another huge weekend on the road to Rio, including athletics and water polo athletes in action.

Athletics World Relays wrap

Athletics World Relays wrap

4 May 2015

The Australian men’s 4x800m relay team claimed bronze and the women’s 4x400m squad all but ensured automatic qualification to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the IAAF World Relays.

Teenagers dominate diving titles

Teenagers dominate diving titles

4 May 2015

Teenagers Maddison Keeney and James Connor underlined their quality when they added further Australian titles to their names at the National Diving Championships.

Basketball oceania qualifier venue confirmed

Basketball oceania qualifier venue confirmed

4 May 2015

Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena has been confirmed as the venue for Australia's home Oceania basketball championships match against New Zealand.

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Indigenous Recognition at AOC 2015 AGM

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.