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  1. Serena Williams wins controversial opening match

    Serena Williams won her first match of the season over Australian Samantha Stosur on Sunday at the Sydney International.

    Story | Conversation | January 10, 2009
  2. Hewitt to return from hip surgery in Sydney tourney

    Lleyton Hewitt will return to competitive tennis at the Sydney event before the Australian Open.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2008
  3. That was fast: Bernard's 50M record lasts less than a week

    Australian Eamon Sullivan set the 50-meter freestyle world record again, lowering the mark to 21.41 seconds on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2008
  4. Lenton swims 200m free short-course record

    Australian Libby Lenton broke the world short-course 200-meter freestyle record Saturday at a World Cup swim meet at the Sydney International Aquatic Centre.

    Story | Conversation | November 19, 2005
  5. IOC vice president backtracks on criticism of Rio 2016 preparatio...

    A day after describing preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympics as "the worst I have experienced," International Olympic Committee vice president John Coates says he's confident local organizers and "the people of Brazil can indeed deliver excellent games."

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2014
  6. IOC receives Lance Armstrong's Olympic medal

    Lance Armstrong's Olympic medal is back with the IOC.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2013
  7. Lance Armstrong returns bronze medal from 2000 Summer Olympics

    Lance Armstrong says he has returned the bronze medal he won in the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2013
  8. ANOC chief supports wrestling inclusion in 2020

    The head of the Association of National Olympic Committees says wrestling has the unanimous support of his executive council.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2013
  9. IOC strips Lance Armstrong of Olympic medal

    Thirteen years after he stood on the podium in Sydney, Lance Armstrong was stripped of his Olympic bronze medal because of doping.

    Story | Conversation | January 17, 2013
  10. Investec Loyal wins Sydney-Hobart despite spying protest

    Supermaxi Investec Loyal is the official line honors winner of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race after an international jury threw out a protest that the supermaxi had used outside assistance to beat defending champion Wild Oats XI by three minutes in the e

    Story | Conversation | December 28, 2011
  11. Swimmers Ian Thorpe, Libby Trickett set for competition

    Ian Thorpe and Libby Trickett, two of Australia's top swimmers of the past decade, will return to international competition at three World Cup meets in Asia in November to prepare for next year's London Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2011
  12. Wild Oats confirmed as Sydney-Hobart winner

    Wild Oats XI has been confirmed as line honors winner of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race after an international jury dismissed a protest that threatened its fifth win in six years.

    Story | Conversation | December 28, 2010
  13. Chinese Gymnastics Association 'pained,' but respects IOC's decis...

    The Chinese Gymnastics Association said Thursday it is "pained" by the ruling to strip its women's team of a bronze medal from the 2000 Sydney Olympics for using an underage athlete but respects the decision.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2010
  14. Underaged gymnast results in China stripped of 2000 Sydney Olympi...

    The International Olympic Committee has stripped China of its bronze medal from the women's team competition at the 2000 Sydney Games for using an underage gymnast.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2010
  15. Princess Haya of Jordan to run for second term as International E...

    Princess Haya of Jordan has said she will stand for a second and final four-year term as president of the International Equestrian Federation.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2010
  16. Greek sprinter Katerina Thanou contests gold-medal decision to IO...

    The lawyers of Greek sprinter Katerina Thanou have sent a letter to the IOC contesting the decision to deny her Marion Jones' 100-meter gold medal from the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2009