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Saturday, 13 August 2016

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Valiant Aussies downed by hosts

The Australian women's soccer team has lost its quarter-final to Brazil at the Rio Olympics after a tense penalty shoot-out.

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Duo downed by Taipei

Sawan Serasinghe and Matthew Chau have finished in fourth position in their group and will not progress to the quarter-finals of the Olympic tournament.

Friday, 12 August 2016

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Silver for quad sculls

Australia has won a silver medal in the men's quadruple sculls on day six of the Rio Games.

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Duo serve up resilient fight

Chau and Serasinghe put up a resilient fight but lost to the powerhouse pair from Korea.

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Aussies lose to physical Italian outfit

The Australian women's water polo team have gone down fighting against Italy, suffering a narrow loss 7-8.

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Roos defeat Argentina in a thriller

The Australian women’s hockey team have defeated world No.2 Argentina in a nail-biting match in Rio.

Thursday, 11 August 2016

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Australia thump India

The Australian women's team destroyed India 6-1 overnight in a brilliant team display.

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Sharks secure first win

The Australian men's water polo team have taken out their first win of the Rio Olympic Games

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Kookas breathe sigh of relief

Australia breathed a sigh of relief when a last-quarter surge secured a 2-1 win over Great Britain

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Beaver proud of gutsy debut

Josh Beaver has enjoyed a courageous maiden Olympic appearance, reaching two semi-finals in the men’s 100m and 200m backstroke.

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