Victorian Institute of Sport


Sunday, 21 August 2016

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Densham 12th in Olympic swansong

London 2012 Olympic bronze medallist, did Australia proud finishing 12th in her Olympic swansong.

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Gregson 9th in Olympic final

Ryan Gregson has achieved a top-10 finish in the men’s 1500m final in Rio.

Saturday, 20 August 2016

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Erickson & Lamble walk into Top-10

Chris Erickson and Regan Lamble have both achieved top-10 finishes in the men’s and women’s 20km walk in Rio.

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Marton falls to Tatur

For the second straight Olympics, Marton fell to Turkish fighter Nur Tatur in the women's 67kg class.

Friday, 19 August 2016

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Gregson ends 40 year wait

Ryan Gregson has become the first Australian in 40 years to reach the men’s 1500m Olympic final.

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Marton loses tight contest

Olympic debutant Caroline Marton has gone down in a tight encounter to Swedish fighter Nikita Glasnovic

Thursday, 18 August 2016

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Turner makes solid start

The BMX competition got underway in sizzling conditions on Wednesday with the time trial seeding runs

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Super Stratton

Young-gun Brooke Stratton, the first Australian woman to make an Olympic long jump final in 12 years, has finished 7th overall in Rio.

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Stingers still hurting

The Australian women’s water polo team are still hurting but were able to inflict some pain of their own, thrashing hosts Brazil 11-4 in their classification clash.

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

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Nel narrowly misses final

Grant Nel has finished 15th in the men’s 3m springboard in Rio.

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