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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...

Major coach coup for Diving Australia

Major coach coup for Diving Australia

9 November 2006

Diving Australia has begun planning for the 2012 Olympics by recruiting former US national coach Kongsheng Li...

Meares in best shape since Athens

Meares in best shape since Athens

8 November 2006

Olympic and Commonwealth Games Champion, Anna Meares, says she is in the best form since the 2004 Athens Olympic...

Basketball Australia to review High Performance Program

Basketball Australia to review High Performance Program

2 November 2006

Despite two commonwealth gold medals and one world championship gold medal in 2006, Basketball Australia is not resting on...

Matildas lose to USA

Matildas lose to USA

1 November 2006

The Matildas have been defeated 2-0 by the USA in their second Group B Peace Cup match in Cheonan, South Korea...

Goorjian reappointed Boomers Coach

Goorjian reappointed Boomers Coach

1 November 2006

Brian Goorjian has been re-appointed Head Coach of the Australian men’s basketball team through to the 2008 Beijing Olympics...

Hackett eyeing long-standing world mark

Hackett eyeing long-standing world mark

17 October 2006

Swimming superstar Grant Hackett signalled today that breaking his 1,500m world record would be a priority at the upcoming world championships in Melbourne.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.

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.