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Day 10 Review 16 August 2016 (AEDT)

Day 10 saw a number of great individual performances for our Aussie athletes with personal best times on the athletics track and a fantastic 15th place finish in the women's 10km water swim for 17-year-old Olympic debutant Chelsea Lea Gubecka.

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Popov goes down in opening round 16 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia's Ivan Popov has gone down in the opening round of the men's 130kg Greco-Roman wrestling event.

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Watch out for our wrestlers - they're ready 15 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia's Greco-Roman heavyweight Ivan Popov and freestyle athletes Sahit Prizreni and Talgat Ilyasov will compete across the next few days as the wrestling competition kicks off at Carioca Arena 2.

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Aussie giant lights up the gym 14 August 2016 (AEDT)

Wrestler Ivan Popov has a handy man in his corner - his father Vladimir, himself an Olympic medallist.

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Rio is ready 5 August 2016 (AEDT)

Barra is buzzing

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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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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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Facts and Figures on 2016 Australian Olympic Team 24 July 2016 (AEDT)

Check out all the facts and figures of the Australian Olympic Team for Rio 2016.

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AOC asks for withdrawal of Vinod Kumar 15 July 2016 (AEDT)

The Australian Olympic Committee has asked Wrestling Australia to withdraw the nomination of athlete Vinod Kumar for Rio 2016.

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Boxers & wrestlers selected onto 2016 Team 12 April 2016

Three boxers and four wrestlers were selected onto the 2016 Australian Olympic Team today in an exciting combat sport announcement.

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Four wrestlers ready to impress in Rio 12 April 2016 (AEDT)

The 2016 Australian Olympic Team will feature a strong contingent of both Freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers after four athletes were selected to the Team.

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hello, I hope that you have great luck in wrestling and that you enjoy yourself.

- Kirralee, WA
last year

good luck mate I hope you win and crush every one else do good by the way I'm only eleven and I way almost 60

- Thomas, WA
last year

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Keep doing what your doing, I hope you get a medal but if not good try!

- Joel, WA
last year

I hope you win Ivan! Good luck and keep on trying! Never give up...

- Molly, WA
last year

You did Australia proud.You did great. You're incredible. Good Luck for future matches

- Emma, WA
last year

Games Overview

Check all all there is to know in this Rio 2016 snapshot

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Hello Ivan I just want to say to never give up and keep trying. Its your destiny to compete and only you can win your medal. 😛👍🏿

- Bryn , WA
last year

Hi I am 57 years old and hope you win

- Ivan Popov , Overseas Fan
last year

Hi there I really hope you win I am routing for you to win

- Steve, NSW
last year

Hi there you are my hero I hope you win

- Jeff, WA
last year