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Tallent chases gold and ends with superb silver

Tallent chases gold and ends with superb silver

20 August 2016

Jared Tallent has delivered an exceptional performance in the 50km walk at the Rio Olympic Games to win silver in the dramatic and grueling race.

Day 14 Preview

Day 14 Preview

19 August 2016

As we near the end of the Games Australia is looking strong for a couple of medals on Day 14 with prospects in athletics, BMX at least. We also have a thrilling men’s basketball game to thrill us.

Getting to know our track and field team

Getting to know our track and field team

7 August 2016

With the track and field competition starting on August 12, here’s a look at the green and gold contingent set to shine in the Olympic Stadium.

Tallent withdraws from 20km walk

Tallent withdraws from 20km walk

6 August 2016

Olympic champion Jared Tallent has pulled out of the 20km walk at the Rio Games due to a sore hamstring.

Tallent's chances rise as Schwazer appeal declined

Tallent's chances rise as Schwazer appeal declined

21 July 2016

Jared Tallent's chances of winning historic back-to-back Olympic gold medals have risen after Italian rival Alex Schwazer failed to have a provisional doping ban lifted.

Five in contention for Rio 2016 flagbearer

Five in contention for Rio 2016 flagbearer

2 July 2016

Australia’s Opening Ceremony flagbearer will be announced on Wednesday in Melbourne with a host of athletes in contention to lead the Australian Olympic Team into Rio’s Maracanã Stadium on August 5.

Seven sets of siblings Rio bound

Seven sets of siblings Rio bound

24 June 2016

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

Tallent could get back another robbed gold

Tallent could get back another robbed gold

23 June 2016

Newly-crowned Olympic race walking champion Jared Tallent could receive a second robbed gold medal, after news Italian rival Alex Schwazer has returned a positive drug test.

Golden smile as Tallent finally receives Olympic gold

Golden smile as Tallent finally receives Olympic gold

17 June 2016

Australian race walking champion Jared Tallent has been presented with the gold medal for the 50km walk at the 2012 London Olympic Games, at an official ceremony in Melbourne today.

Golden smile as Tallent finally receives Olympic gold

Golden smile as Tallent finally receives Olympic gold

17 June 2016

Australian race walking champion Jared Tallent has been presented with the gold medal for the 50km walk at London 2012 at an official ceremony in Melbourne.