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Jana pregnant with Beijing in mind

Jana pregnant with Beijing in mind

15 June 2006

Dual Olympic 400m hurdler Jana Rawlinson -- formerly Pittman -- is pregnant with her first child...

McGee's Tour hopes hanging by a thread

McGee's Tour hopes hanging by a thread

15 June 2006

Australian Bradley McGee could miss next month's Tour de France after suffering an inflammation of a sciatic nerve problem during this week's Tour of Switzerland...

Jackson selected to WNBA All-Decade team

Jackson selected to WNBA All-Decade team

14 June 2006

Australian basketball superstar Lauren Jackson was the only non-American selected for the WNBA's All-Decade team...

Stevens finds top form in France

Stevens finds top form in France

8 June 2006

Craig Stevens has continued his international swimming renaissance in the second leg of the Mare Nostrum Series...

1936 Olympic stadium rebuilt for Cup

1936 Olympic stadium rebuilt for Cup

8 June 2006

The Berlin Olympic Stadium is the most famous of the 12 stadiums which will be used at the football World Cup...

Gatlin, Powell finally set meeting

Gatlin, Powell finally set meeting

7 June 2006

The world's fastest men will finally face each other on the track...

Mottram, Thompson named Aussie athletes of the year

Mottram, Thompson named Aussie athletes of the year

6 June 2006

Distance runner Craig Mottram and long jumper Bronwyn Thompson have been acclaimed as Australia's track and field athletes of the year...

Aussie duo's silver lining and words of wisdom from a legend

Aussie duo's silver lining and words of wisdom from a legend

5 June 2006

Australia’s latest diving duo Melissa Wu and Alex Croak have added a further silver lining to their FINA Grand Prix results in Rome...

FIFA adopts two-year doping sanctions, but allows reduction

FIFA adopts two-year doping sanctions, but allows reduction

5 June 2006

Bowing to pressure to enact stricter doping penalties, FIFA will adopt minimum two-year suspensions yet still allow national...

Melissa Wu stuns Chinese divers and wins Italian fans

Melissa Wu stuns Chinese divers and wins Italian fans

4 June 2006

Diving sensation Melissa Wu captured the hearts of all Australians during the Commonwealth Games and now she has taken a stunning leap to stardom...

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.

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Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.