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Nick D'Arcy fulfilled selection criteria: AOC

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Even if Swimming Australia had struck a deal with Nick D'Arcy, it would not have guaranteed him a place at the London Games, the Australian Olympic Committee says.


Australian Olympic Committee gives Nick D'Arcy green light for London

2012 NSW State Open Swimming Championships Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic centre Homebush.  Mens 200m Butterfly heat 6/6 Lane 4 Nick D'arcy. Friday February 10th 2012Pictures Steve Christo

The Australian Olympic Committee has accepted a recommendation by Swimming Australia that controversial swimmer Nick D'Arcy should remain on the shadow team for the London Olympics this year.

Nick D'Arcy hearing gets underway

A polite but poker-faced Nick D'Arcy negotiated a media gauntlet on his way into his Court of Arbitration for Sport hearing in Sydney.

Nick D'Arcy thrown off Olympic team

Darren Walton Nick D'Arcy is set to walk away from swimming and return to university if his expected appeal against expulsion from the Olympic team is unsuccessful.

Nick D'Arcy no show at Queensland titles

Laine Clark Barely 24 hours after glamour girl Stephanie Rice pulled the plug on her Queensland titles campaign, Nick D'Arcy was also conspicuous by his absence.

Nick D'Arcy to learn of Beijing fate

Swimmer Nick D'Arcy will learn today whether he will be allowed back onto the Australian Olympic team after he was axed following a nightclub fight.


Irvine finds that success is the best painkiller

Punching: Grant Irvine celebrates his 200-metre butterfly final win.

Stathi Paxinos Grant Irvine has never forgotten the pain of missing Olympic selection last year.


Time running out for Rice

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Michael Cowley Stephanie Rice's coach admitted yesterday he remains unsure whether she will retire.

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Team culture needs overhaul: reports

James Magnussen: No more special treatment.

Stathi Paxinos Focus in future to be on the team, not any individual, coach Leigh Nugent says.

Monk reinforces 'toxic' claims


Phil Lutton OLYMPIAN Kenrick Monk says he's not surprised the team atmosphere at the London Games was labelled ''toxic'' and has lifted the lid on a litany of blunders leading into Australia's worst effort in...


Archive proves D'Arcy deal was real - Cowley

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Jane Cadzow EVIDENCE of a deal between Swimming Australia and disgraced butterfly star Nick D'Arcy can be found on the organisation's own website, retired swimming champion Simon Cowley said yesterday.


D'Arcy woes deepen as Phelps shapes up

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Michael Cowley, Sydney To compound Nick D'Arcy's recent strife, Olympic rival Michael Phelps says he's back in form.


D'Arcy trounced in pre-Olympic challenge

Takeshi Matsuda blitzes the Australian in the 200-metre butterfly final at the Santa Clara Grand Prix swim.

'Dumb and dumber' to be sent home early from London


Dominic Bossi Nick D'Arcy and Kenrick Monk will be sent home from the London Olympics immediately after the final day of the swimming events as punishment for posting inappropriate images on social network sites...


Red faces for swim officials as new gun pictures emerge

Taking aim: Libby Trickett fires a pistol on a swimming camp in 2007.

Samantha Lane Embarrassing double standard exposed as Swimming Australia - now facing pressure from dissenting London-bound athletes - is today set to sanction Nick D'Arcy and Kenrick Monk over the weapon photo...


AOC should abolish punishment for Monk, D'Arcy: Lawrence

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David Polkinghorne The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) should reverse its punishment of controversial swimmers Kenrick Monk and Nick D'Arcy despite the pair being a couple of ''dickheads'', swimming icon Laurie...


D'Arcy, Monk ready to aim up in Canberra

Australian swimmer Nick D'Arcy and teammate Kenrick Monk posing with guns in a picture on D'Arcy's Facebook page.


Lee Gaskin Nick D'Arcy and Kenrick Monk will return to the pool for the first time since their gun photo controversy when the entire Australian Olympic Games swimming squad converges on Canberra this week.

D'Arcy and Monk: Australia's Dumb and Dumber


Peter FitzSimons Let's cut to the chase of the photos posted on Facebook by two Olympic swim team members- Nick D'Arcy and Kenrick Monk - posing in a California gun shop with heavy weight pistols and shotguns.

Katter comes out blazing for 'sporting heroes' D'Arcy and Monk


Bob Katter says Australia's "thought police have gone too far" in pillorying our Olympic swimmers for being pictured with legal firearms.

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D'Arcy and Monk to be sent home immediately after Games competition

NICK D'ARCY and Kenrick Monk will be sent home from the London Games by the Australian Olympic Committee as soon as their swimming events conclude as punishment for their firearm photo controversy.