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Swimming Australia statement regarding Kylie Palmer

Swimming Australia statement regarding Kylie Palmer

18 June 2015

Swimming Australia confirms that it has received notification from FINA regarding an alleged anti-doping rule violation by Australian swimmer Kylie Palmer.

Australia through to World Cup Round of 16

Australia through to World Cup Round of 16

17 June 2015

The Australian Women's Football Team have progressed through to the knockout round from their "Group of Death" after a hard-earned 1-1 draw with Sweden in their final World Cup group match.

Preparations heat up as the swim team descend on Townsville

Preparations heat up as the swim team descend on Townsville

17 June 2015

The Australian swimming team is set to descend on North Queensland this weekend for the second Grand Prix competition in Townsville.

Lawrence heading in the right direction ahead of World Cup

Lawrence heading in the right direction ahead of World Cup

17 June 2015

Rosalyn Lawrence is hoping a switch to the right will produce the goods at the first ICF slalom World Cup in Prague, starting Friday.

Vale Ron Clarke

Vale Ron Clarke

17 June 2015

One of Australia’s greatest distance runners, Ron Clarke, has died aged 78.

Sukochev to lead Australia against Serbia

Sukochev to lead Australia against Serbia

17 June 2015

Greg Sukochev has been named as stand-in Australian volleyball captain for their two World League matches against Serbia.

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

17 June 2015

IOC has announced its latest Ambassadors to support the Lillehammer Youth Olympics: Snowboarder Silje Norendal and ice hockey player Mats Zuccarello.

Aussies set to take on powerhouse Sweden

Aussies set to take on powerhouse Sweden

16 June 2015

The Matildas face a make-or-break FIFA Women's World Cup clash against powerhouse Sweden.

Kitty Chiller joins Athletics Australia management team

Kitty Chiller joins Athletics Australia management team

16 June 2015

Australian Olympic Team Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller and Tracey Gaudry have taken on two newly created General Manager positions at Athletics Australia.

26 sports apply to be part of Tokyo Games

26 sports apply to be part of Tokyo Games

16 June 2015

Tokyo Olympic organisers have released a list of 26 sports that have applied for inclusion in the 2020 Games.

Gold medallist Ropati-Frost returns to Pac Games Village

2015 Pacific Games

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.