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Australia win bronze and officially book Rio berth

Australia win bronze and officially book Rio berth

5 July 2015

HOCKEY: The Australian women’s hockey team have officially booked their place at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by winning bronze at the Hockey World League in Antwerp.

Volleyroos go down to Serbia

Volleyroos go down to Serbia

5 July 2015

Australian volleyball captain Tom Edgar called for his team to be more critical of its performances after it lost 3-1 to Serbia in their World League match in Melbourne.

Aussies exit at Wimbledon

Aussies exit at Wimbledon

5 July 2015

Nick Krygios kept his Wimbledon dream alive with a four set victory over Canadian seventh seed Milos Raonic as Bernard Tomic and Sam Stosur both suffered third round defeats.

Pacific Games weightlifting venue given thumbs up

Pacific Games weightlifting venue given thumbs up

4 July 2015

Australia’s Pacific Games weightlifting Team have given a thumbs up to the Port Moresby training and competition facilities.

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Australia win bronze and officially book Rio berth

Australia win bronze and officially book Rio berth

5 July 2015

HOCKEY: The Australian women’s hockey team have officially booked their place at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by winning bronze at the Hockey World League in Antwerp.

Volleyroos go down to Serbia

Volleyroos go down to Serbia

5 July 2015

Australian volleyball captain Tom Edgar called for his team to be more critical of its performances after it lost 3-1 to Serbia in their World League match in Melbourne.

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Morris eyes more Games glory

Morris eyes more Games glory

18 June 2015

Sochi Winter Olympics silver medallist David Morris has revealed he's eyeing more Games glory in 2018 after pulling the pin on retirement.

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

17 June 2015

IOC has announced its latest Ambassadors to support the Lillehammer Youth Olympics: Snowboarder Silje Norendal and ice hockey player Mats Zuccarello.

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Olympic Day social wrap

Olympic Day social wrap

23 June 2015

June 23 is celebrated around the world as the birth of the modern Olympic Games. For this year's Olympic Day Australian athletes visited schools, got active and took to social media to celebrate the Olympics.

Vale Ron Clarke

Vale Ron Clarke

17 June 2015

One of Australia’s greatest distance runners, Ron Clarke, has died aged 78.

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Skills starts skating towards international success

Skills starts skating towards international success

18 June 2015

Two of Australia’s brightest young ice hockey prospects will put their skills to the test in Finland from 5-10 July, as they look to book their tickets to the 2016 Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

17 June 2015

IOC has announced its latest Ambassadors to support the Lillehammer Youth Olympics: Snowboarder Silje Norendal and ice hockey player Mats Zuccarello.

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More possible bids for 2024 Olympics

More possible bids for 2024 Olympics

23 June 2015

Paris and Budapest are set to enter the race for the 2024 Olympics.

Tokyo 2020 shortlists additional sports

Tokyo 2020 shortlists additional sports

22 June 2015

The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has shortlisted eight International Federations proposing events to be considered for inclusion at the Games.

Aussies march into Port Moresby

2015 Pacific Games

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).