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Shkara goes down in golden score 20 August 2016 (AEDT)

Hayder Shkara got his second bite at the cherry but just couldn’t quite get the job in an agonising golden score loss to Stephen Lopez of the USA.

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Shkara downed on Olympic debut 19 August 2016 (AEDT)

Hayder Shkara has gone down to Great British fighter Lutalo Mohammed in his first round fight of the -80kg division.

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Marton falls to London challenger Tatur 19 August 2016 (AEDT)

Carmen Marton has gone down to Turkish fighter Nur Tatur for the second straight Olympic Games.

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Day 13 Review 19 August 2016 (AEDT)

Sailors Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen and Mathew Belcher and Will Ryan claimed silver, while Lachlan Tame and Ken Wallace took home bronze in the K2 1000m.

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Caroline Marton goes down in tight contest 18 August 2016 (AEDT)

Olympic debutant Caroline Marton has gone down in an extremely tight encounter to Swedish fighter Nikita Glasnovic.

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Day 12 Review 18 August 2016 (AEDT)

A big win in the basketball quarter-finals and Ken Wallace and Lachlan Tame booked their place in tomorrow’s K2 1000m final.

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Khalil closes taekwondo chapter 18 August 2016 (AEDT)

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Khalil's bronze hopes remain alive 18 August 2016 (AEDT)

Safwan Khalil's dream of an Olympic medal remains alive after Thailand's Tawin Hanprab won through to the final.

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Khalil kick-starts Rio campaign with victory 18 August 2016 (AEDT)

Taekwondo dual Olympian through to the quarter-finals

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Taekwondo family in the groove for Rio competition 17 August 2016 (AEDT)

With nine sets of siblings the Australian Olympic Team has quite a family feel to it but no section reflects that more than our Taekwondo athletes.

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No rest as taekwondo stars hit the Rio mat 5 August 2016 (AEDT)

There are no days off when you're preparing for the biggest event of your life.

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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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More women than men in historic summer Olympic Team 27 July 2016 (AEDT)

For the first time at a Summer Olympic Games Australia will be represented by more women than men.

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Family fuels Marton sisters' drive to Rio 26 July 2016 (AEDT)

Dual Olympian Carmen Marton and her Olympic debutant sister Caroline embody the five tenets of taekwondo.

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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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Seven sets of siblings Rio bound 24 June 2016 (AEDT)

If heading to the Olympics wasn’t exciting enough, 14 Australian athletes they will be able to share that excitement with a sibling.

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Olympians prepare to celebrate Olympic Day 23 June 2016 (AEDT)

Olympians around the country are preparing to visit primary and secondary schools on Thursday 23 June as part of International Olympic Day.

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Aussie Team celebrates 50 days to go milestone 16 June 2016 (AEDT)

Aussie athletes around the world are celebrating 50 days until the Rio Olympics. The countdown is on!

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