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2017 Calendar of Events
- 7-10 - Sail Melbourne
- 8-10 - 2017 Australian Open Short Track Speed Skating Championships, O’Brien Group Arena
- 8-12 - AFF (Fencing) Open National Champs, Canberra
- 12 - 13 - Olympic Nomination Speed Skating Trials, O’Brien Group Arena
- 25 - Christmas Day
- 26 - Boxing Day
Channel Seven will show live the Dolphins Swim Team, including Cate Campbell and Christian Sprenger, at the 2015 FINA World Championships starting Sunday.
The Australian women's basketball team have beaten Japan 86-65 in the first of three warm-up games ahead of next month's qualifying series for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Australia has won two bronze medals in the diving at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan, and have also qualified their women’s 3-metre synchro team for the Rio Olympics.
Olympic open water swimming nominations will be on the line this week when the next generation of Australian 10km swimmers contest the 2015 World Championships.
RIO 2016: The busiest pre-Olympic competition period in the Olympiad will commence Friday night in Russia and Belgium, where Australian divers and BMX riders will take on the world’s best, with the Rio Olympic Games on everyone’s mind.
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