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Mottram sets new world road best for 3000m

Mottram sets new world road best for 3000m

2 October 2006

Craig Mottram’s year has ended with a flourish, setting a new world road best for 3000m at the Great North Run in Newcastle...

Hockeyroos one step closer

Hockeyroos one step closer

1 October 2006

The Hockeyroos are one step closer to a semi-final berth at the Samsung Hockey World Cup in Madrid with a stirring 4-3...

Hockeyroos beat US to top Pool B

Hockeyroos beat US to top Pool B

29 September 2006

Australia moved top of Pool B with a 3-1 defeat of the United States in the women's Hockey World Cup in madrid overnight...

Hockeyroos scrape through against South Africa

Hockeyroos scrape through against South Africa

28 September 2006

A nervous Australia sneaked past South Africa 1-0 in its opening match of the women's hockey World Cup in Madrid overnight...

Prize Money confirmed for Melbourne 2007

Prize Money confirmed for Melbourne 2007

26 September 2006

In a world first, athletes will be competing for cash at the 12th FINA World Championships in Melbourne next March...

Aussie's robbed of gold in final sprint

Aussie's robbed of gold in final sprint

25 September 2006

Robbie McEwen and Stuart O'Grady came agonisingly close to putting two Australians on the podium in the road race...

Russia stuns US on way to final against Opals

Russia stuns US on way to final against Opals

22 September 2006

Russia stunned the two-time defending champion United States 75-68 in the semifinals of the women's world basketball...

Opals into semis at Worlds

Opals into semis at Worlds

21 September 2006

The Australian women's basketball team, the Opals, have advanced to the semi finals of the 2006 FIBA world basketball...

Gold and silver for Australia at Laser Worlds

Gold and silver for Australia at Laser Worlds

21 September 2006

Michael Blackburn and Tom Slingsby have finished one-two at the Laser World Championships in Jeju, Korea...

Italian police search cyclists' houses in anti-doping raids

Italian police search cyclists' houses in anti-doping raids

21 September 2006

Italian police carried out searches of houses and gymnasiums across Italy yesterday as part of a investigation into...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

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.

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.