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No time for reflection as Bawden and Clancy take on world's best 14 September 2016 (AEDT)

Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy will compete at the season-ending World Tour final.

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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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Beach Volleyball Wrap: the indelible impression 22 August 2016 (AEDT)

For anyone who tuned into the scintillating action at Copacabana Stadium, the indelible impression left was the arrival of some super young talent not seen in the green and gold since the likes of Kerri Ann Pottharst and Nat Cook.

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Beach volleyballers go down to USA in Copacabana spectacle 15 August 2016 (AEDT)

Beach volleyballers Taliqua Clancy and Louise Bawden’s maiden Olympic campaign together came to end last night with a 14-21, 16-21 quarter final loss to the USA at Copacabana Stadium.

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Aussies through to blockbuster beach quarter-final 14 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia’s beach volleyballers Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy booked themselves a blockbuster quarter finals berth against the USA following a gutsy 3-set win over Poland last night.

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Day 8 preview – Super Saturday 13 August 2016 (AEDT)

On Super Saturday Australia has medal hopes on the water, in the velodrome, in the pool and on the track.

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From bush to beach 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

A shy Indigenous girl who grew up 200km from the nearest beach could be our next gold medallist on the beach volleyball court.

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Day 7 preview - Meares, athletics and plenty more 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

Athletics kicks off its competition program with three sessions on Day 1. Flagbearer Anna Meares starts her program and popular boxer Shelley Watts has her first bout.

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Portuguese phrases

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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Bilingual Mariafe wins world hearts 11 August 2016 (AEDT)

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Her first Olympic campaign may have ended today but her remarkable journey into international popularity may have just begun for Mariafe del Solar.

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Aussies lose to China in beach volleyball 11 August 2016 (AEDT)

Tough conditions at Copacabana Stadium saw Mariafe del Solar and Nicole Laird go down to China.

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Three from three for Bawden and Clancy 11 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia’s in-form beach volleyball pair Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy won through to the Round of 16 today with an emphatic 27-25, 18-21, 16-14 victory over the Netherlands.

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Day 5 preview - Aussies aim for more gold 10 August 2016 (AEDT)

Another exciting day of competition beckons with a number of medal prospects in competition. Our team sports have important matches and a highlight will be Australia vs USA in the men’s basketball.

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Two from two for beach volleyballers 9 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australian beach volleyballers Taliqua Clancy and Louise Bawden made it two from two with a resounding 21-9, 21-14 win over Venezuela in their Pool E match tonight.

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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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USA too strong for Aussie beach volleyball debutantes. 7 August 2016 (AEDT)

A clinical performance from a star-studded USA team has seen Australia’s Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Nikki Laird suffer a 21-14, 20-12 Pool C defeat to open their maiden Olympic campaign.

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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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Aussies serve up a winner 7 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia’s top-ranked beach volleyball pairing of Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy have started their Olympic campaign in style.

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Path to the podium: Beach Volleyball 6 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia has two female teams who will don the green and gold on the white sands of Copacabana Beach at the Rio beach volleyball competition.

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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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Cook hits a winner for Aus Olympic Team 6 August 2016 (AEDT)

Olympian Natalie Cook is the athlete’s athlete.

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