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Hockeyroos finish 2017 with clean sweep over Japan

Hockeyroos finish 2017 with clean sweep over Japan

20 November 2017

The Hockeyroos have emphatically defeated Japan 8-1 to seal a clean sweep of their Test series in front of a healthy Adelaide crowd on Saturday afternoon.

Vale Gillian Rolton

Vale Gillian Rolton

18 November 2017

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Gillian Rolton OAM has passed away aged 61 after a two-year battle with endometrial cancer.

Hockeyroos hang on to clinch test series win

Hockeyroos hang on to clinch test series win

17 November 2017

The Hockeyroos have hung on to claim an unassailable lead in their three-match Test series with a 2-1 victory over Japan at Adelaide’s State Hockey Centre on Thursday night.

Youthful Hockeyroos Bounce Back Against Japan

Youthful Hockeyroos Bounce Back Against Japan

16 November 2017

The Hockeyroos have exacted some revenge for Saturday’s loss to Japan with a 5-1 win in the opening game of their Test series at Adelaide’s State Hockey Centre on Wednesday night.

Aussie Men clinch Trampoline World Championships bronze

Aussie Men clinch Trampoline World Championships bronze

13 November 2017

Australia's Trampoline team has wrapped up a successful campaign at the 32nd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria overnight, topped off by the Men's Double Mini Trampoline (DMT) team taking home the Bronze Medal.

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.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).