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Reuters Sports News
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bidPeter SYDNEY A potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics from Brisbane gained fu
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bid
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
Peter SYDNEY A potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics from Brisbane gained further traction on Friday with the Australian Olympic Committee backing the decision to fund a further feasibility study. Local media reported on Friday that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bidSYDNEY: A potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics from Brisbane gained further
Brisbane gets backing to continue 2028 bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SYDNEY: A potential bid to host the 2028 Olympics from Brisbane gained further traction on Friday with the Australian Olympic Committee backing the decision to fund a further feasibility study. Local media reported on Friday that mayors from... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Australian Olympic Commitee supports study of 2028 games bidBRISBANE, Australia (AP) The Australian Olympic Committee says it supports a de
Australian Olympic Commitee supports study of 2028 games bid
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) The Australian Olympic Committee says it supports a decision by mayors in south-east Queensland state to fund a feasibility study into bidding for the 2028 Olympic Games. AOC president John Coates said Friday his... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brisbane Olympics feasibility study gets nod from mayorsgo," he said. "But I think you'll find there will be strong support to assist
Brisbane Olympics feasibility study gets nod from mayors
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
go," he said. "But I think you'll find there will be strong support to assist the Council of Mayors with this next step." Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates said the AOC welcomed the mayors' decision. "The Australian Olympic... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld mayors pledge 2028 Olympic bid fundsLogan City Councils had pulled out of funding the study, leading to speculation
Qld mayors pledge 2028 Olympic bid funds
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
Logan City Councils had pulled out of funding the study, leading to speculation the bid would struggle to proceed. However Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates has welcomed the decision to fund the study by the southeast Queensland... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ABC broadcasting legend Norman May remembered at SCGto our community". "He had a wonderful memory … I will never have a friend lik
ABC broadcasting legend Norman May remembered at SCG
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
to our community". "He had a wonderful memory … I will never have a friend like him. So rest in peace mate," she said. Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) president John Coates said May "did so much to promote the Olympic Games, [so] it is only... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for showof meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for show
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
of meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack that ignited a bitter feud between the Australian Olympic Committee and Tennis Australia over Kyrgios' place in the national team for Rio. Ahead of Friday's Davis... Read more
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WA Today
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for showof meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for show
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
of meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack that ignited a bitter feud between the Australian Olympic Committee and Tennis Australia over Kyrgios' place in the national team for Rio. Ahead of Friday's Davis... Read more
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The Age
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for showof meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for show
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
of meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack that ignited a bitter feud between the Australian Olympic Committee and Tennis Australia over Kyrgios' place in the national team for Rio. Ahead of Friday's Davis... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for showof meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for show
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
of meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack that ignited a bitter feud between the Australian Olympic Committee and Tennis Australia over Kyrgios' place in the national team for Rio. Ahead of Friday's Davis... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for showof meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack
Nobody knows the real me: Nick Kyrgios embraces bad boy act but says it's all for show
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
of meNick Kyrgios It's that image which prompted Kitty Chiller's public attack that ignited a bitter feud between the Australian Olympic Committee and Tennis Australia over Kyrgios' place in the national team for Rio. Ahead of Friday's Davis... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Psychologists concerned about 'pressure' on Olympic athletesbegin, Dr Peterson said it was tough to sum up why a number of different sports
Psychologists concerned about 'pressure' on Olympic athletes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
begin, Dr Peterson said it was tough to sum up why a number of different sports fell short of the marker set by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC). "Every athlete we expect to get it right on the day and it's a tough thing to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
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
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days 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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Toowoomba Chronicle
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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News Mail
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
News Mail / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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Northern Star
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
Northern Star / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
The Daily Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
Daily Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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Queensland Times
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning nextsaid having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even
What Ipswich's Olympic silver medallist is planning next
Queensland Times / Posted 19 days ago
said having her 21st birthday at an Olympic Games was "pretty cool''. She even received a pair of Rio 2016 thongs from the Australian Olympic Committee. Having her family in Rio enhanced the occasion with Leah's parents Ian and Karen and siblings... Read more
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Northern Star
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
Northern Star / Posted 22 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
The Daily Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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Queensland Times
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
Queensland Times / Posted 23 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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News Mail
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
News Mail / Posted 23 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Swim team ready to make a splash in Riothe Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team
Swim team ready to make a splash in Rio
Daily Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
the Olympic Games, which finished last month, Lomas was leader of the swim team and managed the team on behalf of the Australian Olympic Committee. However, at the Paralympics he will be more of an observer, an excited and well informed one... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia eyes British-style lottery after Rio Olympicsand governance in sports organisations." The reform plan is being pursued amid
Australia eyes British-style lottery after Rio Olympics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
and governance in sports organisations." The reform plan is being pursued amidst a bitter feud between Wylie and Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates and an austere economic environment. Coates has withdrawn the AOC from an... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentialsThey placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the ga
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentials
Brandon Sun / Posted 25 days ago
They placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the game, an investigation commissioned by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) found. In a statement Thursday, the AOC said Milne also gave non-scanned tickets to... Read more
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The Age
'Britain is better': lottery system proposed for Australian sportHollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edg
'Britain is better': lottery system proposed for Australian sport
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
Hollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edge' model that has a most ardent critic in Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates. Before competition in Rio even finished, Coates, who had already made it... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
IOC sanctions two Beijing Olympians including Cuba silver medalistAustralia seeks to have detained athletes' records cleared MELBOURNE The Austr
IOC sanctions two Beijing Olympians including Cuba silver medalist
Reuters Sports News / Posted 26 days ago
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records cleared MELBOURNE The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) will ask Brazilian authorities to expunge records of criminal proceedings against nine athletes who were detained at the Rio Olympics after... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Britain is better': lottery system proposed for Australian sportHollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edg
'Britain is better': lottery system proposed for Australian sport
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Hollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edge' model that has a most ardent critic in Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates. Before competition in Rio even finished, Coates, who had already made it... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentialsThey placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the ga
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentials
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 26 days ago
They placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the game, an investigation commissioned by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) found. In a statement Thursday, the AOC said Milne also gave non-scanned tickets to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records clearedRio 2016: The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) will ask Brazilian authoriti
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records cleared
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 26 days ago
Rio 2016: The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) will ask Brazilian authorities to expunge records of criminal proceedings against nine athletes who were detained at the Rio Olympics after... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentialsThey placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the ga
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentials
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
They placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the game, an investigation commissioned by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) found. In a statement Thursday, the AOC said Milne also gave non-scanned tickets to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentialsThey placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the ga
Australians won't be punished for altering Rio credentials
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
They placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the game, an investigation commissioned by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) found. In a statement Thursday, the AOC said Milne also gave non-scanned tickets to... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records clearedKitty Chiller (L), Chef de Mission for Australia at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games,
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records cleared
Reuters Sports News / Posted 26 days ago
Kitty Chiller (L), Chef de Mission for Australia at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, and Fiona de Jong, chief executive of the Australian Olympic Committee, take their seats at a press conference in which they spoke about the fines levied against a group... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records clearedMELBOURNE: The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) will ask Brazilian authoritie
Australia seeks to have detained athletes' records cleared
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
MELBOURNE: The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) will ask Brazilian authorities to expunge records of criminal proceedings against nine athletes who were detained at the Rio Olympics after their accreditation passes were tampered with after an... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Britain is better': lottery system proposed for Australian sportHollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edg
'Britain is better': lottery system proposed for Australian sport
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
Hollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edge' model that has a most ardent critic in Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates. Before competition in Rio even finished, Coates, who had already made it... Read more
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SportsFan
No AOC sanctions for ticket tamperersplaced stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the stadium
No AOC sanctions for ticket tamperers
SportsFan / Posted 26 days ago
placed stickers on athletes' accreditations to allow them access to the stadium, an investigation commissioned by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) found. Milne also ferried non-scanned tickets back to athletes outside the stadium to let... Read more
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The North West Star
UK-style lottery funding system proposed after Rio OlympicsHollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edg
UK-style lottery funding system proposed after Rio Olympics
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
Hollingsworth and AIS director Matt Favier are the trio behind the 'Winning Edge' model that has a most ardent critic in Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates. Before competition in Rio even finished, Coates, who had already made it... Read more
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The Age
Culprits named in Rio accreditation fiascoAustralian Olympic Committee staff members flouted instructions from chef de mi
Culprits named in Rio accreditation fiasco
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
Australian Olympic Committee staff members flouted instructions from chef de mission Kitty Chiller not to tamper with athlete accreditations, a report into an incident at the Rio Games has found. But the report said that Lachlan Milne and Natalie... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Australia wants more Olympic money after Rio flopin Rio, where Australia's traditionally strong swimming, cycling and rowing tea
Australia wants more Olympic money after Rio flop
Reuters Sports News / Posted 26 days ago
in Rio, where Australia's traditionally strong swimming, cycling and rowing teams managed only four titles between them. Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates publicly questioned 'Winning Edge' two days before the closing ceremony... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia wants more Olympic money after Rio flopin Rio, where Australia's traditionally strong swimming, cycling and rowing tea
Australia wants more Olympic money after Rio flop
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
in Rio, where Australia's traditionally strong swimming, cycling and rowing teams managed only four titles between them. Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates publicly questioned 'Winning Edge' two days before the closing ceremony... Read more
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SportsFan
ASC boss backs Winning Edge programbelow expectations at last month's Rio Games, ending up in 10th spot on the tab
ASC boss backs Winning Edge program
SportsFan / Posted 26 days ago
below expectations at last month's Rio Games, ending up in 10th spot on the table with eight golds and 29 overall medals. Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) president John Coates did not even wait until the closing ceremony before savaging the ASC... Read more
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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 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days 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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