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Bedggood wins Grand Prix silver

Bedggood wins Grand Prix silver

13 November 2017

Domonic Bedggood showed his Commonwealth Games gold medal credentials as some other leading Australian hopes faltered on the final day of the FINA Diving Grand Prix on the Gold Coast.

Logan Martin crowned inaugural BMX Freestyle World Champion

Logan Martin crowned inaugural BMX Freestyle World Champion

13 November 2017

Australia is celebrating its newest world champion with Brisbane's Logan Martin crowned the inaugural BMX Freestyle world champion at the 2017 UCI Urban World Championships on Sunday.

Kookaburras Claim International Festival Of Hockey Crown

Kookaburras Claim International Festival Of Hockey Crown

13 November 2017

The Kookaburras have backed up last month’s Oceania Cup triumph by defeating New Zealand 2-1 to claim the International Festival of Hockey title at Melbourne’s State Netball and Hockey Centre on Sunday night.

Australia takes second and third at Oceania Rugby Sevens Championship

Australia takes second and third at Oceania Rugby Sevens Championship

12 November 2017

The Qantas Australian Women’s team has finished second at the Oceania Rugby Sevens Championship after falling to New Zealand 5-12 in the Championship Final, with the Aussie Men’s team taking third place in a torrential and stormy Fiji today.

Dual Olympian James Chapman announces retirement

Dual Olympian James Chapman announces retirement

10 November 2017

Olympic rower James Chapman has today formally announced his retirement from rowing. Chapman represented Australia at the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympic Games, as well as at multiple World Rowing Championships and World Rowing Cups.

Australians make good start at Gold Coast Diving Grand Prix

Australians make good start at Gold Coast Diving Grand Prix

10 November 2017

Australia’s AnnaRose Keating and Brittany O’Brien have both topped their semi-finals in the women’s platform event at the Gold Coast Diving Grand Prix to put them in good positions for medals this weekend.

Australia to blood young players at Oceania Sevens

Australia to blood young players at Oceania Sevens

8 November 2017

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens squad for the Oceania Sevens Championship has been named with eight uncapped players to get their first capped opportunity for Australia when the tournament kicks off on Friday 10 November.

Women’s U23 Epee Team win bronze at Asian Champs

Women’s U23 Epee Team win bronze at Asian Champs

7 November 2017

Australia's U23 Women’s Epee Team fought its way to a bronze medal at the Asian U23 Fencing Championships in Hanoi, Vietnam last week, upsetting the higher ranked Japanese team 45-37.

Aussies to blood uni duo at Oceania Sevens

Aussies to blood uni duo at Oceania Sevens

7 November 2017

Teenager Page McGregor has been handed her Aussie Sevens debut, named for next weekend's Oceania Sevens.

Aussie Sevens claim third straight title

Aussie Sevens claim third straight title

7 November 2017

The Australian Men's Sevens have claimed their third straight preseason title, coming from behind to beat USA 15-12 in the final of the Silicon Valley Sevens.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

2017/18 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).