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Meyers and Afonczenko learn from the best at Ashgabat 2017

Meyers and Afonczenko learn from the best at Ashgabat 2017

20 September 2017

Day two of the fifth Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) saw two fighting Aussies face Asia’s best in Taekwondo.

Aussie women equal record longest winning streak

Aussie women equal record longest winning streak

20 September 2017

Seventeen years to the day since Brazil beat Australia 2-1 at the Sydney 2000 Olympics, the Matildas have returned the favour in Newcastle with a 3-2 win.

Australian duo in the hunt at Laser World Champs

Australian duo in the hunt at Laser World Champs

19 September 2017

The competitive camaraderie between two of Australia’s finest sailors will reach another peak tonight when Rio Olympic Gold medalist Tom Burton and recent World No.1 Matthew Wearn battle out the final stages of the 2017 Laser World Championship at Split in Croatia.

Deanna goes down fighting as Aussie Ashgabat campaign gets underway

Deanna goes down fighting as Aussie Ashgabat campaign gets underway

19 September 2017

It was a classic case of ‘the luck of the draw’ for Australia’s first taekwondo competitor at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) on Monday.

Aussie women look to continue unbeaten run

Aussie women look to continue unbeaten run

18 September 2017

Emily Van Egmond says the Matildas are relishing the opportunity to showcase their ‘exciting’ brand of football in front of some bumper crowds on home soil.

Leishman triumphs in Chicago

Leishman triumphs in Chicago

18 September 2017

Rio 2016 Olympian Marc Leishman has survived and triumphed on his greatest day in tournament golf, winning the BMW Championship in Chicago to confirm his status among the world’s elite.

Aussies fall to Belgium in Davis Cup semi

Aussies fall to Belgium in Davis Cup semi

18 September 2017

Steve Darcis has proved to be Australia’s Davis Cup nemesis yet again as Belgium sealed a place in November’s final against France with a 3-2 win in Brussels.

Kyriazopoulous named Ashgabat Australian Flagbearer

Kyriazopoulous named Ashgabat Australian Flagbearer

17 September 2017

Taekwondo athlete Deanna Kyriazopoulos has been named Australian Flagbearer for the Opening Ceremony of the Ashgabat 2017 Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG).

Gentle’s silver surge after coach Turner’s words of wisdom

Gentle’s silver surge after coach Turner’s words of wisdom

17 September 2017

With the words of her coach ringing in her ears triathlete Ashleigh Gentle reached deep down in Rotterdam today to reap the rewards of a move she knew she had to make after last year’s Rio Olympics.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

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 has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.