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Jones commits to London but her mum not welcome in Delhi

Jones commits to London but her mum not welcome in Delhi

4 March 2010

Triple Olympic gold medallist Leisel Jones has ordered her mum Rosemary to stay away from this year's Delhi Commonwealth Games because of security concerns, and

London record calling for Jones

London record calling for Jones

25 November 2009

Leisel Jones has provided her strongest indication she is ready to carry on and become the first Australian swimmer to compete at four Olympic Games.Clearly encouraged after breaking two world shortcourse records this month in Berlin, triple Olympic gold medallist Jones is talking about the 2012 London Games with fresh enthusiasm.

London record calling for Jones

London record calling for Jones

25 November 2009

Leisel Jones has provided her strongest indication she is ready to carry on and become the first Australian swimmer to compete at four Olympic Games.Clearly encouraged after breaking two world shortcourse records this month in Berlin, triple Olympic gold medallist Jones is talking about the 2012 London Games with fresh enthusiasm.

Jones breaks second world record

Jones breaks second world record

16 November 2009

Australia's Leisel Jones finished the weekend with two new world records after adding 200-metre breaststroke success to her 100-metre triumph at the shortcourse World Cup meet in Berlin.

Trickett agonising over future as Jones dives in

Trickett agonising over future as Jones dives in

6 November 2009

Libby Trickett is still agonising over her future in the pool as fellow golden girl Leisel Jones dips back into international competition for the first time in 15 months today.

Trickett, Jones claim hat-tricks, Targett pushes Phelps

Trickett, Jones claim hat-tricks, Targett pushes Phelps

22 June 2009

Libby Trickett and Leisel Jones have completed gold medal hat-tricks at the Paris Open swim meet, Trickett adding the 100m butterfly

Jones still winning, Rice lagging after altitude training

Jones still winning, Rice lagging after altitude training

15 June 2009

Leisel Jones has ruled out swimming for Australia at this year's world championships but she is still winning races

Jones takes grounded approach

Jones takes grounded approach

5 March 2009

Leisel Jones would spend more time in the shower than a pool nowadays but the Olympic breaststroke champion doesn't consider herself a "part-time" swimmer. The Beijing 100m gold medallist on Wednesday revealed the extent of her radical training regime that has taken preparing for the 'frog stroke' to a totally new amphibious level.

Jones set for Brisbane return

Jones set for Brisbane return

16 May 2007

Dual world record holder Leisel Jones will return to her former hometown of Brisbane this weekend to begin her campaign for gold at next year’s Beijing Olympic Games.

Leisel Jones moves to Melbourne

Leisel Jones moves to Melbourne

24 April 2007

Triple World Championship gold medallist Leisel Jones will begin her 2008 Olympic campaign in Melbourne under the tutelage of new coach Rohan Taylor.The 21-year-old has had an exceptional last 18 months that has seen her break seven world records and emerge