<h5>Athletics Race Walk - Olympics: Day 7</h5>
<p>RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 12: Bronze medalist Dane Bird-Smith of Australia celebrates after the Men's 20km Race Walk on Day 7 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Pontal on August 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.</p>
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Road race gold to Wellings & Robinson in Adelaide 19 September 2016 (AEDT)

Eloise Wellings and Brett Robinson have capped off their 2016 season with victory at the Australian Road Running Championships

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Top 16 quotes from the Games 6 September 2016 (AEDT)

"It has really sunk in yet but it feels awesome and I can only imagine it will get better from here."

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Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra 5 September 2016 (AEDT)

The Australian Olympic Team’s national welcome home celebrations have wrapped up with an action packed tour of Canberra on Monday.

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Sporting capital puts on a show for Rio returnees 31 August 2016 (AEDT)

It claims to be the sporting capital of the world and Melbourne did their best at proving that point as locals turned out in force to welcome home the Australian Olympic Team.

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Athletics Wrap: Athletics team on the rise 26 August 2016 (AEDT)

It has been a successful campaign for Australia’s 60-strong athletics section at Rio 2016.

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Fan Messages capture Australia's pride 23 August 2016 (AEDT)

Throughout the lead up to, and during, the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, our Aussie athletes have been inundated with inspiring messages from audiences watching at home.

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Looking to Tokyo 22 August 2016 (AEDT)

Tokyo 2020 is looking very positive for Australia with a number of young debutantes showing what they're made of at Rio 2016.

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Top five target remains our future goal 22 August 2016 (AEDT)

A top five position on the Olympic medals table remains a realistic goal for Australia despite falling “well short” of ambitions in Rio, chef de mission Kitty Chiller has declared.

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Marathon men go the distance 22 August 2016 (AEDT)

The marathon is the most gruelling and demanding of Olympic events – and Scott Westcott was smiling every step of the 42.2km way.

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Day 16 Preview 21 August 2016 (AEDT)

On the final day of competition, Australia will shoot for an historic first ever basketball medal and has three runners in the men’s marathon.

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Aussies make most of finals feeling 21 August 2016 (AEDT)

Ryan Gregson has achieved a top-10 finish in the men’s 1500m final while Australia’s 4x400m women’s relay team finished eighth in the last night of competition at the Olympic Stadium.

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Turning point for Australian women’s athletics 21 August 2016 (AEDT)

The Rio Games may be a turning point for our women’s track and field team.

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Day 15 Preview 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

The last full day of action at the Olympics sees us involved in athletics, canoe sprint, golf, triathlon, diving and modern pentathlon. Medals are on the line across the sports.

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Day 14 Review 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

All the results from Day 14 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

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Boyd vaults into fourth place in final 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

Alana Boyd has finished fourth in a thrilling women’s pole vault final at Rio’s Olympic Stadium tonight.

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Tallent: you'll never walk alone 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

Aussie great stands tall with a record fourth Olympic medal

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Lamble walks her way into top 10 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

Regan Lamble has achieved a top-10 finish in the women’s 20km walk to record the third best performance by an Australian in the event’s history.

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Tallent chases gold and ends with superb silver 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

Jared Tallent has delivered an exceptional performance in the 50km walk at the Rio Olympic Games to win silver in the dramatic and grueling race.

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Day 14 Preview 19 August 2016 (AEDT)

As we near the end of the Games Australia is looking strong for a couple of medals on Day 14 with prospects in athletics, BMX at least. We also have a thrilling men’s basketball game to thrill us.

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Mitchell close to special Olympic memento 19 August 2016 (AEDT)

Kathryn Mitchell was just 44cm behind winning a bronze medal in the women’s javelin and a treasured memento from the same night Usain Bolt created history.

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