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Judo wrap: Judo team targets Tokyo success 24 August 2016 (AEDT)

Seven young Australian judokas headed to Rio daring to dream of a deep run in their debut Olympic competitions.

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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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Katz keen on Tokyo success 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

Athletes train their whole lives to make the Olympic Games. And for some, their campaign can be over in a matter of seconds.

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Day 6 review 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia continues to sit in fourth on the medal tally after finishing with two silver and one bronze on Day 6.

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Judo campaign ends with Giambelli loss 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

JUDO: Australia’s final judoka at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Miranda Giambelli, has bowed out in the opening round of competition at Carioca 1.

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Haecker bows out to world class Tashiro 9 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia’s Katharina Haecker has progressed to the round of 16 in the women’s -63kg judo.

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Day 3 Review - historic gold & third on medal tally 9 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia has continued its strong performance at the Olympics with more gold on Day 3, as they hold down third on the medal tally with four gold and three bronze.

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Judo Jake leaves everything on the mat 9 August 2016 (AEDT)

Jake Bensted has won Australia’s first judoka bout of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after winning his first round -73kg clash with Andrew Mlugu of Tanzania

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We have prepared a list of handy Portuguese phrases you may hear either in the stands, on the television or see on social media!

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Katz falls in tight clash 8 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australian judoka Nathan Katz has gone down in the closest of encounters in the opening round of the -66kg division.

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Three medals highlight day 1 in Rio 7 August 2016 (AEDT)

Two gold medals, one bronze medal, a world record, two Olympic records, and four personal best times round out Day 1 of Rio 2016.

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Rio experience set to help young Aussie judokas 7 August 2016 (AEDT)

Our young Aussie judokas put on a brave fight during the first round of the judo competition.

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Rayner bows out as judo competition gets underway 6 August 2016 (AEDT)

Chloe Rayner has been knocked out of her debut Olympic campaign in the first round.

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Day 1 Preview: Let the Games begin 6 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australians will be in action in 16 sports on the first full day of competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Judokas ready to fight big guns 6 August 2016 (AEDT)

The 2016 Olympic judo draw is out and the prognosis is mixed for the Australian team, but a handful of winnable matches are motivating the seven-strong squad.

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Rio is ready 5 August 2016 (AEDT)

Barra is buzzing

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Australian Judokas jostle with the locals 31 July 2016 (AEDT)

The Australian judo team hit the mat at Estacio University in Rio on Saturday morning, training alongside fellow Rio Olympians and local judokas.

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Final touches for Rio venues 31 July 2016 (AEDT)

The Olympic rings and flags hang high in Olympic Park; as high as the hopes of the 11,000 athletes from around the world competing.

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Katz brothers ready to shake up judo competition 29 July 2016 (AEDT)

Josh and Nathan Katz will become the first brothers to represent Australia in judo at an Olympic Games in Rio but if you think the dynamic duo are happy with that slice of history then you’d be mistaken.

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Flagbearer Meares and more Aussies arrive in Rio 28 July 2016 (AEDT)

It’s been another busy day of arrivals in Rio as more and more Aussie athletes touch down in the Olympic city.

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Where are your Aussie athletes as final preparations continue 27 July 2016 (AEDT)

With less than 10 days until the Opening Ceremony in Rio the Australian athletes have started arriving from all around the world. Some are competing, at training camps or just touching down.

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