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Diamonds and youth to shine for Vixens in 2017 hero image

Diamonds and youth to shine for Vixens in 2017

September 23, 2016

The Melbourne Vixens are excited to announce a bevy of Australian Diamonds, an international star and the best up-and-coming talent as the 2017 Melbourne Vixens who will challenge in the National Netball League.

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Steelers go back-to-back

September 19, 2016

The Australian Steelers wheelchair rugby team claimed back-to-back Paralympic gold medals with a double overtime 59-58 victory over the United States on Monday.

Golden double for Cooke hero image

Golden double for Cooke

September 17, 2016

Carol Cooke is the toast of the Australian Paralympics team after becoming the first Aussie athlete to win two individual gold medals in Rio.

Steelers secure top spot hero image

Steelers secure top spot

September 17, 2016

The Australian Steelers are one victory away from the Rio 2016 gold medal matc

Reynolds paddles to Rio silver hero image

Reynolds paddles to Rio silver

September 16, 2016

Amanda Reynolds took silver in the women's para-canoe KL3 final, beaten by 0.03 of a second by British gold medallist Anne Dickins.

Emotional Murphy secures silver hero image

Emotional Murphy secures silver

September 16, 2016

VIS athlete Ashleigh McConnell won gold in the women’s W4x100m freestyle 34 point relay.

Alcott creates history hero image

Alcott creates history

September 15, 2016

Dylan Alcott has added a second Paralympic title to his Rio resume after winning gold in the quad singles.

Holt wins silver in Rio hero image

Holt wins silver in Rio

September 15, 2016

Teenage sprint sensation Isis Holt won the silver medal in the T35 100m for athletes with cerebral palsy.

Medals galore for VIS cyclists hero image

Medals galore for VIS cyclists

September 15, 2016

Day seven was the first day of competition in road cycling, and Australia had a successful day, winning a total of six medals in the time trial events.

Alcott overcomes odds to win gold hero image

Alcott overcomes odds to win gold

September 14, 2016

Australian duo Dylan Alcott and Heath Davidson have come from behind to win the tennis quad doubles gold medal at the Rio Paralympics.

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