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iol.co.za
Campbell wants Rio gold, not recordsclub of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, inc
Campbell wants Rio gold, not records
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
club of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, including four-times Olympic champion Dawn Fraser and Jodie Henry, who won gold in Athens in 2004. Queenslander Libby Trickett, another four-times Olympic... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
When Olympic dreams become nightmaresmuch more. In terms a single controversial moment that created a running headl
When Olympic dreams become nightmares
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
much more. In terms a single controversial moment that created a running headline for years the top seed is swim champion Dawn Fraser conspiring to swipe an Olympic flag from Japan’s Imperial Palace during the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Fraser claimed... Read more
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Herald Sun
When Olympic dreams become nightmaresmuch more. In terms a single controversial moment that created a running headl
When Olympic dreams become nightmares
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
much more. In terms a single controversial moment that created a running headline for years the top seed is swim champion Dawn Fraser conspiring to swipe an Olympic flag from Japan’s Imperial Palace during the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Fraser claimed... Read more
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News.com.au
What’s a better name than Ferry McFerryface?First class fleet: Supply,Sirius, Alexander,Borrowdale, Charlotte, Fishburn, Fr
What’s a better name than Ferry McFerryface?
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
First class fleet: Supply,Sirius, Alexander,Borrowdale, Charlotte, Fishburn, Friendship, Golden Grove, Scarborough ● Rivercat class: Betty Cuthbert, Dawn Fraser, Shane Gould, Marlene Matthews, Marjorie Jackson, Evonne Goolagong, Nicole Livin... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What’s a better name than Ferry McFerryface?Alexander,Borrowdale, Charlotte, Fishburn, Friendship, Golden Grove, Scarboroug
What’s a better name than Ferry McFerryface?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Alexander,Borrowdale, Charlotte, Fishburn, Friendship, Golden Grove, Scarborough ● Rivercat class: Betty Cuthbert, Dawn Fraser, Shane Gould, Marlene Matthews, Marjorie Jackson, Evonne Goolagong, Nicole Livingstone ● SuperCat class: Saint... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Cricket on guard after golf leaves gaping hole in Rioformer world No 1, Adam Scott, among the first to withdraw, was heavily critici
Cricket on guard after golf leaves gaping hole in Rio
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
former world No 1, Adam Scott, among the first to withdraw, was heavily criticised, among others by swimming legend Dawn Fraser. The world’s top four players, led by Aussie Jason Day won’t go. The IOC president, Thomas Bach, has said... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Wimbledon 2016 best storylines: Adam Peacock’s Wimbledon wrapslam tournament confirmation all the hard work is actually worth it. They are
Wimbledon 2016 best storylines: Adam Peacock’s Wimbledon wrap
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
slam tournament confirmation all the hard work is actually worth it. They are not the types who will illicit comment from Dawn Fraser, but they will knuckle down works has hard as possible to squeeze every drop of talent they possess. And one day,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgioscommentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon to
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgios
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
commentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon tournament, four-time Olympic gold medallist Dawn Fraser was also involved in a social media stoush over her allegedly racist remarks about Kyrgios. She told Kyrgios –... Read more
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International Business Times
Wimbledon commentator John Inverdale accused of 'casual racism' for Jungle Book remarks about Nick Kyrgios were also calls for the BBC to censure him. "Casual racism there – BBC, sort it
Wimbledon commentator John Inverdale accused of 'casual racism' for Jungle Book remarks about Nick Kyrgios
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
were also calls for the BBC to censure him. "Casual racism there – BBC, sort it out." Last year, Australian commentator Dawn Fraser apologised for saying Kyrgios should "go back to where their parents came from", after she attacked his attitude... Read more
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WA Today
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgioscommentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon to
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgios
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
commentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon tournament, four-time Olympic gold medallist Dawn Fraser was also involved in a social media stoush over her allegedly racist remarks about Kyrgios. She told Kyrgios –... Read more
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Canberra Times
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgioscommentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon to
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgios
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
commentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon tournament, four-time Olympic gold medallist Dawn Fraser was also involved in a social media stoush over her allegedly racist remarks about Kyrgios. She told Kyrgios –... Read more
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The Age
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgioscommentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon to
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgios
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
commentator John Inverdale. Photo: David Rogers After last year's Wimbledon tournament, four-time Olympic gold medallist Dawn Fraser was also involved in a social media stoush over her allegedly racist remarks about Kyrgios. She told Kyrgios –... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgiosracism has been directed at the tennis star. After last year's Wimbledon tourn
BBC commentator John Inverdale in trouble over Jungle Book gibe at Nick Kyrgios
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
racism has been directed at the tennis star. After last year's Wimbledon tournament, four-time Olympic gold medallist Dawn Fraser was also involved in a social media stoush over her allegedly racist remarks about Kyrgios. She told Kyrgios –... Read more
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The North West Star
Tim Lane: Look to the player not the blemishestimes past, various celebrated Australian sports people tangled with officialdo
Tim Lane: Look to the player not the blemishes
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
times past, various celebrated Australian sports people tangled with officialdom and paid for their sins. Olympian Dawn Fraser and cricket star Keith Miller are a couple of notable examples. As long as the stars performed well, though, the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tim Lane: Look to the player not the blemishesTidy In times past, various celebrated Australian sports people tangled with o
Tim Lane: Look to the player not the blemishes
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Tidy In times past, various celebrated Australian sports people tangled with officialdom and paid for their sins. Olympian Dawn Fraser and cricket star Keith Miller are a couple of notable examples. As long as the stars performed well, though, the... Read more
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Reuters
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records: coachclub of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, inc
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records: coach
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
club of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, including four-times Olympic champion Dawn Fraser and Jodie Henry, who won gold in Athens in 2004. Queenslander Libby Trickett, another four-times Olympic... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records - coachclub of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, inc
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records - coach
Reuters Sports News / Posted 19 days ago
club of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, including four-times Olympic champion Dawn Fraser and Jodie Henry, who won gold in Athens in 2004. Queenslander Libby Trickett, another four-times Olympic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records - coachclub of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, inc
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records - coach
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
club of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, including four-times Olympic champion Dawn Fraser and Jodie Henry, who won gold in Athens in 2004. Queenslander Libby Trickett, another four-times Olympic... Read more
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The Star
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records - coachclub of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, inc
Campbell wants gold at Rio, not records - coach
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
club of Australians to have held the world record in the blue riband event, including four-times Olympic champion Dawn Fraser and Jodie Henry, who won gold in Athens in 2004. Queenslander Libby Trickett, another four-times Olympic... Read more
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The Age
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell's world record a timely tonic for Australia's causebeen captured only in images, words and a few insta-videos. The only person th
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell's world record a timely tonic for Australia's cause
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
been captured only in images, words and a few insta-videos. The only person that seemed to think something was cooking was Dawn Fraser, who had watched Campbell effortlessly cruise through the heats in a sub-53 second swim. In the cab back to her... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell's world record a timely tonic for Australia's causebeen captured only in images, words and a few insta-videos. The only person th
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell's world record a timely tonic for Australia's cause
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 days ago
been captured only in images, words and a few insta-videos. The only person that seemed to think something was cooking was Dawn Fraser, who had watched Campbell effortlessly cruise through the heats in a sub-53 second swim. In the cab back to her... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell's world record a timely tonic for Australia's causebeen captured only in images, words and a few insta-videos. The only person th
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell's world record a timely tonic for Australia's cause
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
been captured only in images, words and a few insta-videos. The only person that seemed to think something was cooking was Dawn Fraser, who had watched Campbell effortlessly cruise through the heats in a sub-53 second swim. In the cab back to her... Read more
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Herald Sun
Cate enjoys breakfast of championswill pick a song in the heats of the 100m freestyle and keep that song going ri
Cate enjoys breakfast of champions
Herald Sun / Posted 20 days ago
will pick a song in the heats of the 100m freestyle and keep that song going right through the Games.’’ Her swim left Dawn Fraser awe-struck and she joked she feared the Aussie icon would re-injure her recently reconstructed shoulder with her... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cate enjoys breakfast of championswill pick a song in the heats of the 100m freestyle and keep that song going ri
Cate enjoys breakfast of champions
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
will pick a song in the heats of the 100m freestyle and keep that song going right through the Games.’’ Her swim left Dawn Fraser awe-struck and she joked she feared the Aussie icon would re-injure her recently reconstructed shoulder with her... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cate enjoys breakfast of championswill pick a song in the heats of the 100m freestyle and keep that song going ri
Cate enjoys breakfast of champions
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
will pick a song in the heats of the 100m freestyle and keep that song going right through the Games.’’ Her swim left Dawn Fraser awe-struck and she joked she feared the Aussie icon would re-injure her recently reconstructed shoulder with her... Read more
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SportsFan
World record where it belongs: CampbellAustralian woman to enter the 100m world record club, joining the likes of Fann
World record where it belongs: Campbell
SportsFan / Posted 21 days ago
Australian woman to enter the 100m world record club, joining the likes of Fanny Durack (1915), Lorraine Crapp (1956), Dawn Fraser (1964), Shane Gould (1972), Jodie Henry (2004) and Libby Trickett (2006). "It is great to see the world record... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cate Campbell wary of backlash from sister BronteCate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning wo
Cate Campbell wary of backlash from sister Bronte
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Cate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning world record that left swimming great Dawn Fraser in awe pool-side. She says the 100m freestyle world record is back where it belongs after becoming the seventh... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cate Campbell wary of backlash from sister BronteCate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning wo
Cate Campbell wary of backlash from sister Bronte
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
Cate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning world record that left swimming great Dawn Fraser in awe pool-side. But she says she won't be taking Rio Olympic gold for granted despite the record. "If someone... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cate Campbell prepared for the best and worst at Rio Olympicsturn too far for any further support after her world record effort, with Austra
Cate Campbell prepared for the best and worst at Rio Olympics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
turn too far for any further support after her world record effort, with Australian Olympic 100m freestyle gold medallists Dawn Fraser and Jodie Henry - both former world record holders - on hand to congratulate her when she emerged from the pool... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
World record holder wary of sister backlashCate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning wo
World record holder wary of sister backlash
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Cate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning world record that left swimming great Dawn Fraser in awe poolside. Guys my big sister just broke a world record! We're very excited!... Read more
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Adelaide Now
World record holder wary of sister backlashCate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning wo
World record holder wary of sister backlash
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
Cate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning world record that left swimming great Dawn Fraser in awe poolside. Guys my big sister just broke a world record! We're very excited!... Read more
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The Courier Mail
World record holder wary of sister backlashCate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning wo
World record holder wary of sister backlash
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Cate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning world record that left swimming great Dawn Fraser in awe poolside. Guys my big sister just broke a world record! We're very excited!... Read more
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SportsFan
Campbell wary of sister backlashCate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning wo
Campbell wary of sister backlash
SportsFan / Posted 21 days ago
Cate Campbell has well and truly thrown down the gauntlet after her stunning world record that left swimming great Dawn Fraser in awe pool-side. Cate Campbell is now the seventh Australian woman to have broken the 100m world record. The... Read more
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Herald Sun
Campbell breaks historic world recordjust with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where
Campbell breaks historic world record
Herald Sun / Posted 21 days ago
just with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where she can join the likes of Jodie Henry and Dawn Fraser as Olympic 100m freestyle champion. Henry and Fraser were among the fans to mob Campbell after her swim, the... Read more
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Perth Now
Campbell breaks historic world recordjust with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where
Campbell breaks historic world record
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
just with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where she can join the likes of Jodie Henry and Dawn Fraser as Olympic 100m freestyle champion. Henry and Fraser were among the fans to mob Campbell after her swim, the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Campbell breaks historic world recordjust with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where
Campbell breaks historic world record
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
just with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where she can join the likes of Jodie Henry and Dawn Fraser as Olympic 100m freestyle champion. Henry and Fraser were among the fans to mob Campbell after her swim, the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Campbell breaks historic world recordjust with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where
Campbell breaks historic world record
Adelaide Now / Posted 22 days ago
just with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where she can join the likes of Jodie Henry and Dawn Fraser as Olympic 100m freestyle champion. Henry and Fraser were among the fans to mob Campbell after her swim, the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Campbell breaks historic world recordjust with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where
Campbell breaks historic world record
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
just with a world record. She wants the golden slice of history in Brazil where she can join the likes of Jodie Henry and Dawn Fraser as Olympic 100m freestyle champion. Henry and Fraser were among the fans to mob Campbell after her swim, the... Read more
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SportsFan
The Nick and Bernie show rolls onseventh Olympic Games and possibly win another gold medal, and I have the capab
The Nick and Bernie show rolls on
SportsFan / Posted 22 days ago
seventh Olympic Games and possibly win another gold medal, and I have the capabilities of doing that, well that puts me in Dawn Fraser status."Six-time Olympian Michael Diamond hours before he was banned by Shooting Australia and the AOC from... Read more
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SportsFan
McEvoy takes Rio swimming top billingfinal. The Dolphins' team assembled in Brisbane on Thursday night, receiving t
McEvoy takes Rio swimming top billing
SportsFan / Posted 23 days ago
final. The Dolphins' team assembled in Brisbane on Thursday night, receiving their team blazers from Olympic great Dawn Fraser in a special ceremony. It was a rare chance for the team to don their blazers. In a first, Australian head... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Olympics: Michael Diamond ruled ineligible for Gamesa third gold medal was his "life". "It's everything for me," he said. "If I c
Rio Olympics: Michael Diamond ruled ineligible for Games
Brisbane Times / Posted 24 days ago
a third gold medal was his "life". "It's everything for me," he said. "If I can compete at my seventh Olympics Games and possibly win another Olympic gold medal - and I have the capabilities of doing that - that puts me in the Dawn Fraser sta... Read more
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Weekly Times
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics an
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’
Weekly Times / Posted 24 days ago
MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics and entering “Dawn Fraser status” as a triple gold medallist after pleading his case to the AOC executive board this morning. Two-time gold medal winner Diamond fronted the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics an
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics and entering “Dawn Fraser status” as a triple gold medallist after pleading his case to the AOC executive board this morning. Two-time gold medal winner Diamond fronted the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics an
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’
Adelaide Now / Posted 24 days ago
MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics and entering “Dawn Fraser status” as a triple gold medallist after pleading his case to the AOC executive board this morning. Two-time gold medal winner Diamond fronted the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics an
Diamond’s vow: ‘I am not backing down’
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
MICHAEL Diamond believes he is a 50-50 chance of making his seventh Olympics and entering “Dawn Fraser status” as a triple gold medallist after pleading his case to the AOC executive board this morning. Two-time gold medal winner Diamond fronted the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Raw' Diamond to make last-ditch bid for Rio shooting spotis expected soon. Diamond had put up his hand to be flagbearer at the Rio Game
'Raw' Diamond to make last-ditch bid for Rio shooting spot
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
is expected soon. Diamond had put up his hand to be flagbearer at the Rio Games, where he was aiming to join swimming great Dawn Fraser as the only Australians to win three Olympic gold medals in the same event. More stories from New South... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie swimmers braced for US reality checkwhere new head coach Jacco Verhaeren will conduct a blazer presentation ceremon
Aussie swimmers braced for US reality check
The Courier Mail / Posted 27 days ago
where new head coach Jacco Verhaeren will conduct a blazer presentation ceremony in a private function with Olympic great Dawn Fraser on Thursday night. Verhaeren said it would be a good opportunity for the swim team to wear the official Olympic... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie swimmers braced for US reality checkwhere new head coach Jacco Verhaeren will conduct a blazer presentation ceremon
Aussie swimmers braced for US reality check
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
where new head coach Jacco Verhaeren will conduct a blazer presentation ceremony in a private function with Olympic great Dawn Fraser on Thursday night. Verhaeren said it would be a good opportunity for the swim team to wear the official Olympic... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Aussie swimmers braced for US reality checkwhere new head coach Jacco Verhaeren will conduct a blazer presentation ceremon
Aussie swimmers braced for US reality check
Adelaide Now / Posted 27 days ago
where new head coach Jacco Verhaeren will conduct a blazer presentation ceremony in a private function with Olympic great Dawn Fraser on Thursday night. Verhaeren said it would be a good opportunity for the swim team to wear the official Olympic... Read more
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