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Horrie powers straight into final

Horrie powers straight into final

Triple reigning World Champion Erik Horrie produced a flawless first hit out at Lagoa Stadium to progress straight to the A-Final, on day one of the rowing regatta. The 36-year-old
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Athletics - Day 1

Athletics - Day 1

Consistency was the buzz word for the Australian athletics team on the opening night of the Rio track and field program with two athletes finishing on the podium for a second Games
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Australian Rollers vs The Netherlands - Day 1

Australian Rollers vs The Netherlands - Day 1

The Australian men’s wheelchair basketball team has recorded a 70-50 win over the Netherlands in its first match at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Tristan Knowles led the way for
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Powell wins Australia's first medal

Powell wins Australia's first medal

Canberra cyclist Sue Powell opened the Australia’s 2016 Paralympic Games medal tally when she claimed silver in the C4 3000m individual pursuit on the Rio Velodrome. The 49 year
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Archery - Preview

Archery - Preview

Jonathon Milne is feeling under no particular stress that he’s the first Australian to qualify in archery at a Paralympic Games since Athens 12 years ago. He is also not feeling
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No luck needed for Patterson’s first gold and world record

No luck needed for Patterson’s first gold and wo...

It takes a lot more than luck to win a Paralympic gold medal, and for Lakeisha Patterson, nicknamed ‘Lucky’, all the hard work in preparing for Rio 2016 paid off in world recor
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