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Speculation to become fact today

Speculation to become fact today

21 November 2006

Five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe will make an announcement on his swimming future at midday today in the Sydney CBD...

Beijing not enough to keep Thorpe swimming

Beijing not enough to keep Thorpe swimming

21 November 2006

Ian Thorpe, Australia’s most successful Olympian ever, retired today at a packed press conference in Sydney that was telecast live around Australia...

Matildas lose to Japan 1-0

Matildas lose to Japan 1-0

20 November 2006

The Australian women's soccer team suffered a 1-0 loss to Japan Sunday in what was their final international match for 2006...

Australia top nation at Sydney World Cup

Australia top nation at Sydney World Cup

19 November 2006

Four gold medals from Australia's women and consistent performances across the board has seen Australia top the nation...

Anne Meares breaks own World Record

Anne Meares breaks own World Record

18 November 2006

Olympic and Commonwealth Games Champion, Anna Meares, today broke her own World Record for the 500m time trial...

Australia goes down fighting against France

Australia goes down fighting against France

18 November 2006

France has scored a hard-fought win in four sets over Australia in the men's world volleyball championship...

Eve of 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Eve of 50th Anniversary Celebrations

15 November 2006

Some of the biggest names in Australian sport will return to the MCG on Sunday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1956...

Paul Crake to undergo surgery

Paul Crake to undergo surgery

14 November 2006

Australian cycling medallist and stairclimbing champion, Paul Crake, 29, will tomorrow undergo surgery...

Key Hockeyroos retire on a high

Key Hockeyroos retire on a high

10 November 2006

Karen Smith and Wendy Beattie have announced their retirement from international hockey, Smith after eleven...

Graham receives allegation letter from USADA

Graham receives allegation letter from USADA

9 November 2006

Track coach Trevor Graham received notice from the US Anti-Doping Agency that he is accused of violating doping rules, sources...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

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