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Reuters Sports News
Head of Australian sports funding body steps downto make this announcement to avoid any distraction." The 'Winning Edge' strate
Head of Australian sports funding body steps down
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 hours ago
to make this announcement to avoid any distraction." The 'Winning Edge' strategy, which has attracted heavy criticism from Australian Olympic Committee head John Coates, was launched after the 2012 London Games where the country finished eighth... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Head of Australian sports funding body steps downto make this announcement to avoid any distraction." The 'Winning Edge' strate
Head of Australian sports funding body steps down
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
to make this announcement to avoid any distraction." The 'Winning Edge' strategy, which has attracted heavy criticism from Australian Olympic Committee head John Coates, was launched after the 2012 London Games where the country finished eighth... Read more
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SportsFan
AOC finds ticket recycling rifewho gained illegal entry into the semi-final Olympic basketball clash featuring
AOC finds ticket recycling rife
SportsFan / Posted 6 hours ago
who gained illegal entry into the semi-final Olympic basketball clash featuring the Boomers could be more more than the Australian Olympic Committee has revealed. While nine Australians were detained overnight for illegally tampering... Read more
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The Age
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-finalteam's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week afte
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-final
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
team's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week after the closing ceremony in Brazil, the Australian Olympic Committee is continuing an internal inquiry into how athletes came to be supplied with stickers to place... Read more
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SportsFan
AOC investigation reveals ticket recyclingwho gained illegal entry into the semi-final Olympic basketball clash featuring
AOC investigation reveals ticket recycling
SportsFan / Posted 8 hours ago
who gained illegal entry into the semi-final Olympic basketball clash featuring the Boomers could be more more than the Australian Olympic Committee has revealed. While nine Australians were detained overnight for illegally tampering... Read more
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Brisbane Times
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-finalteam's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week afte
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-final
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 hours ago
team's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week after the closing ceremony in Brazil, the Australian Olympic Committee is continuing an internal inquiry into how athletes came to be supplied with stickers to place... Read more
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Canberra Times
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-finalteam's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week afte
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-final
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
team's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week after the closing ceremony in Brazil, the Australian Olympic Committee is continuing an internal inquiry into how athletes came to be supplied with stickers to place... Read more
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Canberra Times
One team at the Olympics? It's a good hashtag at leastdid take on a life beyond a two-word descriptor designed as a galvanising catch
One team at the Olympics? It's a good hashtag at least
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
did take on a life beyond a two-word descriptor designed as a galvanising catch-all for Australia's touring party. Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates has described the Rio Games as 'difficult'. Photo: Brendan... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-finalteam's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week afte
80 Australian athletes in Rio 'recycled' tickets to gain entry to Boomers semi-final
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
team's semi-final against Serbia by "recycling" tickets. More than a week after the closing ceremony in Brazil, the Australian Olympic Committee is continuing an internal inquiry into how athletes came to be supplied with stickers to place... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australians cast off Olympic woes with national lap of honourMike Baird and Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore in helping celebrate the athletes
Australians cast off Olympic woes with national lap of honour
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Mike Baird and Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore in helping celebrate the athletes' efforts at Rio. At the end of the Games, Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates criticised the policy of picking businessmen to head Olympic sports, and... Read more
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The Age
One team at the Olympics? It's a good hashtag at leastdid take on a life beyond a two-word descriptor designed as a galvanising catch
One team at the Olympics? It's a good hashtag at least
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
did take on a life beyond a two-word descriptor designed as a galvanising catch-all for Australia's touring party. Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates has described the Rio Games as 'difficult'. Photo: Brendan... Read more
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WA Today
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coupWhen John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coup
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
When John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a savage attack blaming a disappointing medal haul on the nation's sports administrators even before the Rio Games had ended, most outside observers were stunned. But... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coupWhen John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coup
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
When John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a savage attack blaming a disappointing medal haul on the nation's sports administrators even before the Rio Games had ended, most outside observers were stunned. But... Read more
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Canberra Times
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coupWhen John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coup
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
When John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a savage attack blaming a disappointing medal haul on the nation's sports administrators even before the Rio Games had ended, most outside observers were stunned. But... Read more
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The Age
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coupWhen John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coup
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
When John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a savage attack blaming a disappointing medal haul on the nation's sports administrators even before the Rio Games had ended, most outside observers were stunned. But... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coupWhen John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a
Battle lines drawn: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates heads off post Rio Olympics coup
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
When John Coates, the president of the Australian Olympic Committee, launched a savage attack blaming a disappointing medal haul on the nation's sports administrators even before the Rio Games had ended, most outside observers were stunned. But... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Would a British-style lottery system fix Australia's Olympic woes?a lottery system to fund the Olympic team in the same way Great Britain does.
Would a British-style lottery system fix Australia's Olympic woes?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
a lottery system to fund the Olympic team in the same way Great Britain does. His comments came as the ASC argues with the Australian Olympic Committee over Australia's performance in Rio and "Winning Edge" strategy — which targets sports... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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The Young Witness
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Western Advocate
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Western Advocate
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Manning River Times
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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The North West Star
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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The Border Mail
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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The Courier
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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The Young Witness
Upside down Rio Olympicshome this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let
Upside down Rio Olympics
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
home this week. “We honestly thought they would pull the stickers off and let us go, or call in someone from the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] to slap us on wrist and say don’t do it again. “No way we thought we’d end up in a police... Read more
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SportsFan
Campbell still cut on Rio returncollected at the world championships last year, prompting some media outlets to
Campbell still cut on Rio return
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
collected at the world championships last year, prompting some media outlets to question the team's attitude. Meanwhile Australian Olympic Committee benchmarking in December last year, which highlighted the Dolphins strong form, is also said to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kyle Chalmers races home to Adelaide before Rio celebrations, breakhad silver medallists and bronze medallists sitting in economy so that people i
Kyle Chalmers races home to Adelaide before Rio celebrations, break
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
had silver medallists and bronze medallists sitting in economy so that people in the media, and people in the AOC [Australian Olympic Committee] and the basketball team were able to sit up front in business," he said. "It didn't make a lot... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Aussie media react to Olympic homecoming: Where the bloody hell are ya medals?been raised about Australia's controversial 'Winning Edge' funding model. The
Aussie media react to Olympic homecoming: Where the bloody hell are ya medals?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
been raised about Australia's controversial 'Winning Edge' funding model. The Sydney Morning Herald reported that the Australian Olympic Committee has effectively divorced itself from the Australian Sports Commission following the nation's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tears flow as Olympic champion Kim Brennan returns to CanberraWells and Brendon Reading as their families and friends gathered to greet them.
Tears flow as Olympic champion Kim Brennan returns to Canberra
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Wells and Brendon Reading as their families and friends gathered to greet them. The ACT government is working with the Australian Olympic Committee on details of a reception for Canberra's athletes, likely to be on September 5. The emotion... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Medal talk adds pressure says Rio gold medallist Kyle ChalmersTeenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has suggested the Australian Olympic Com
Medal talk adds pressure says Rio gold medallist Kyle Chalmers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Teenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has suggested the Australian Olympic Committee steers clear of medal talk ahead of future Games. The 100 metres freestyle gold medallist is concerned the AOC's proud release of its annual benchmark study... Read more
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The Age
Medal talk adds pressure says Rio gold medallist Kyle ChalmersTeenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has suggested the Australian Olympic Com
Medal talk adds pressure says Rio gold medallist Kyle Chalmers
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Teenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has suggested the Australian Olympic Committee steers clear of medal talk ahead of future Games. The 100 metres freestyle gold medallist is concerned the AOC's proud release of its annual benchmark study... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Kitty Chiller wants to stay on as Olympic team boss for Tokyo 2020stance at the Games. Photo galleryWelcome Home Ceremony for the 2016 Australia
Kitty Chiller wants to stay on as Olympic team boss for Tokyo 2020
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
stance at the Games. Photo galleryWelcome Home Ceremony for the 2016 Australian Olympic Team The biggest issue came when Australian Olympic Committee CEO Fiona de Jong had to negotiate the release of nine Australian athletes from a Rio police... Read more
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SportsFan
SA responds to swim team criticismMore Rio de Janeiro 2016 News Swimming Australia says it's waiting for a respo
SA responds to swim team criticism
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
More Rio de Janeiro 2016 News Swimming Australia says it's waiting for a response from the Australian Olympic Committee over reported criticism of the swim team at the Rio Games. SA CEO Mark Anderson says he expects to meet AOC officials during the... Read more
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SportsFan
Medal talk adds pressure: ChalmersMore Rio de Janeiro 2016 News Teenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has sugge
Medal talk adds pressure: Chalmers
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
More Rio de Janeiro 2016 News Teenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has suggested the Australian Olympic Committee steer clear of medal talk ahead of future Games. The 100m freestyle gold medallist is concerned the AOC's proud release of its... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tears flow as Olympic champion Kim Brennan returns to Canberrais not just about winning medals. A storm is brewing between officials at the
Tears flow as Olympic champion Kim Brennan returns to Canberra
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
is not just about winning medals. A storm is brewing between officials at the Australian Sports Commission and the Australian Olympic Committee as they brace for the fall out of Australia's worst medal tally since the Barcelona Games in... Read more
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Sky News Australia
AOC to look into accreditation bungleThe Australian Olympic Committee will immediately open an investigation into th
AOC to look into accreditation bungle
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
The Australian Olympic Committee will immediately open an investigation into the accreditation tampering scandal which had nine athletes detained in Rio. The probe will examine what role others played in the athletes' attempted entry to the men's... Read more
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The Age
Kitty Chiller wants to stay on as Olympic team boss for Tokyo 2020stance at the Games. Photo galleryWelcome Home Ceremony for the 2016 Australia
Kitty Chiller wants to stay on as Olympic team boss for Tokyo 2020
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
stance at the Games. Photo galleryWelcome Home Ceremony for the 2016 Australian Olympic Team The biggest issue came when Australian Olympic Committee CEO Fiona de Jong had to negotiate the release of nine Australian athletes from a Rio police... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia sets aside woes for Rio 'champions' welcomebut added: "The village was the best ever, eventually." The end of the games s
Australia sets aside woes for Rio 'champions' welcome
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
but added: "The village was the best ever, eventually." The end of the games saw relations fracture between the Australian Olympic Committee and the government-funded Australian Sports Commission (ASC) in a stormy debate over the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kitty Chiller says she wants to stay as Olympic team chiefteam rules, although Chiller later relented on McKeon and let her go to the clo
Kitty Chiller says she wants to stay as Olympic team chief
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
team rules, although Chiller later relented on McKeon and let her go to the closing ceremony. The biggest issue came when Australian Olympic Committee chief executive Fiona de Jong had to negotiate the release of nine Australian athletes from a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Kitty Chiller wants to stay on as Olympic team boss for Tokyo 2020stance at the Games. Photo galleryWelcome Home Ceremony for the 2016 Australia
Kitty Chiller wants to stay on as Olympic team boss for Tokyo 2020
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
stance at the Games. Photo galleryWelcome Home Ceremony for the 2016 Australian Olympic Team The biggest issue came when Australian Olympic Committee CEO Fiona de Jong had to negotiate the release of nine Australian athletes from a Rio police... Read more
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SportsFan
AOC to begin accreditation investigationMore Rio de Janeiro 2016 News The Australian Olympic Committee will immediatel
AOC to begin accreditation investigation
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
More Rio de Janeiro 2016 News The Australian Olympic Committee will immediately open an investigation into the accreditation tampering scandal which saw nine athletes detained in Rio. The probe will also look into what role others played in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rio Olympic Games: Canberra women Kim Brennan and Sharnie Williams' sevens team the "superstars": ACT AOC presidentACT's Australian Olympic Committee president Robin Poke said dominant Canberra-
Rio Olympic Games: Canberra women Kim Brennan and Sharnie Williams' sevens team the "superstars": ACT AOC president
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
ACT's Australian Olympic Committee president Robin Poke said dominant Canberra-based gold medal winners Kim Brennan and sevens captain Sharni Williams were the highlight of the Olympic Games. Much of the post-Games debate will focus around the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Display doesn't add upAustralia's chef de mission Kitty Chiller told reporters. Chiller set a goal o
Display doesn't add up
Queensland Times / Posted 8 days ago
Australia's chef de mission Kitty Chiller told reporters. Chiller set a goal of a top-five seat on the medal table. Australian Olympic Committee benchmarking forecast about 13 gold medals. Global sports data company Gracenote predicted 18... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Display doesn't add upAustralia's chef de mission Kitty Chiller told reporters. Chiller set a goal o
Display doesn't add up
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Australia's chef de mission Kitty Chiller told reporters. Chiller set a goal of a top-five seat on the medal table. Australian Olympic Committee benchmarking forecast about 13 gold medals. Global sports data company Gracenote predicted 18... Read more
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