NSWIS News

Mitcham withdraws from world championships

Posted on December 20, 2011 by

NSW Institute of Sport diver Matthew Mitcham has been forced to withdraw from competition at the 2011 FINA Aquatic World Championships in Shanghai due to an abdominal injury.

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Diamonds cruise past Samoa

Posted on December 20, 2011 by

The Australian women’s netball team, the Diamonds, have come out of the blocks firing at the 2011 Netball World Championships in Singapore with a 81-23 rout of Samoa.

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Aussies roll Russia

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

The Australian men’s under-19 basketball team has continued to impress at the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championships in Latvia with a stirring 85-78 victory over Russia.

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Hockeyroos finish sixth

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

The Australian Hockeyroos, featuring nine NSWIS athletes, have finished in sixth place at the 2011 Champions Trophy in the Netherlands.

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Fox fires in France

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

NSWIS paddlers Jessica Fox and Rosalyn Lawrence have highlighted the L’Argentiere leg of the 2011 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup.

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Matildas move toward second stage

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

The Australian women’s soccer team, the Matildas, have resurrected their 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign after a 3-2 victory over little known Equatorial Guinea.

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To, Magnussen lead world championship charge

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

After a successful start on Thursday with two gold and two silver medals, NSWIS swimmers continued to impress at the 2011 Australian Short Course Championships in Adelaide, the final hit out before the Shanghai world championships.

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Aussies looking good in Latvia

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

The Australian men’s under-19 basketball team, the Emus, have progressed to the second round of the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championships in Latvia over the weekend after demolishing Chinese Tapei in their third group match.

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Hockeyroos draw with China

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

The Australian Hockeyroos, featuring seven NSWIS athletes, have drawn 2-2 with China and now face a nervous to see whether they will compete for fifth and sixth, or seventh and eighth, spot at the 2011 Champions Trophy.

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Off the blocks in Adelaide

Posted on December 16, 2011 by

NSWIS swimmers have made a strong start to the 2011 Australian Short Course Championships in Adelaide, with four medals being won on night one of competition.

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