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Parker aims for bronze medal

Parker aims for bronze medal

24 August 2014

BOXING: Caitlin Parker (blue) has gone down in the semi-final to E Wojcik (POL). She now turns her attention to winning a Youth Olympic Games bronze medal tomorrow.

Robinson sets sights on world juniors

Robinson sets sights on world juniors

24 August 2014

ATHLETICS: The fifth day of athletics at the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, China, saw high jumper Nicole Robinson the soul competitor in the morning session at the Olympic Sports Centre.

Aussie Archer aims on new target

Aussie Archer aims on new target

24 August 2014

ARCHERY: Australia’s run in the archery competition at the Youth Olympic Games has come to an end after Jessica Sutton was eliminated from the mixed teams event on Sunday.

Sailors have the last laugh

Sailors have the last laugh

24 August 2014

SAILING: The Nanjing 2014 sailing competition has finished on a high, with tight racing deciding the medals on a gusty final day.

Beach girls bow out

Beach girls bow out

24 August 2014

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Phoebe Bell and Brittany Kendall have wrapped their Youth Olympic Games Beach Volleyball campaign with a tough loss to Austria.

Thornton wins gold, Geddes, Williams and James get bronze

Thornton wins gold, Geddes, Williams and James get bronze

23 August 2014

ATHLETICS: The Aussie have won four medal from four attempts on the first night of athletics finals at the Youth Olympics Games. Jess Thornton (gold-400m), Sam Geddes (bronze-100m), Trae Williams (bronze-100m) and Shemaiah James (bronze-high jump) all leave the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre with a medal around their necks.

Carrier says ‘the only way is up’

Carrier says ‘the only way is up’

23 August 2014

MODERN PENTATHLON: Aussie athlete Marina Carrier has pushed through a physically enduring afternoon/evening to finish 23rd in the women’s individual modern pentathlon at the second summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Light wind and a freak storm at YOG Sailing

Light wind and a freak storm at YOG Sailing

23 August 2014

SAILING: Sunday 24 August will be used for the final races of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Sailing Competition after light wind, a freak storm and further light breeze forced a third day of postponements.

Hockey5s control their way to semi-finals

Hockey5s control their way to semi-finals

23 August 2014

HOCKEY: The boys have dominated Mexico to move through to the semi-finals winning 8-1 including a hat-rick from Alec Rasmussen.

Parker through to semi-finals, Tevi-Fuimaono goes down

Parker through to semi-finals, Tevi-Fuimaono goes down

23 August 2014

BOXING: Caitlin Parker is on to the semi-finals after beating M Fabela (USA) in the preliminary bout while Satali Tevi-Fuimaono lost to R Gadzhyiev (UKR).

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Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.