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Slater and Gordon joins Australian Olympic Team

AOT: Leading Australian consumer law firm Slater and Gordon has been announced as the Official Law Firm of the Australian Olympic Team during an event in Sydney.

Pullin finishes third in Spain

Two-time World Champion Alex “Chumpy” Pullin finished third in the men’s final in Spain to finish the season ranked second overall.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 21: David Rudisha of Kenya leads Jeffrey Riseley of Australia in the Men's 800 Metre Run during the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge at Lakeside Stadium on March 21, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Commonwealth Games finalist Jeff Riseley headlined a contingent of eight Australians who qualified for Beijing 2015 at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.

Former Queensland Reds Elite Development flanker Brad Wilkin is set for his World Series debut after being named in Men's Sevens squad for the Hong Kong tournament.

Returning swimming champion Grant Hackett will stick to his plan of earning a spot in next year's Olympics through the 200m freestyle.

General view of Suncorp Stadium on July 8, 2011 in Brisbane, Australia.

Prime Minister Tony Abbott is open to the idea of Brisbane hosting the 2028 Olympic Games, the city's mayor says.

A doping test is undertaken in laboratory.

The IOC plans to retest hundreds of doping samples in a bid to catch any drug cheats.

An aerial shot of Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro

Organisers of next year's Rio Olympics have unveiled the full program of test events in the lead-up to the first ever Games in South America.

Scott Brennan (front) and David Crawshay react after taking gold in the men's double sculls final at the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park on Day 8 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 16, 2008.

ROWING: Triple Olympian and Beijing 2008 gold medallist Scott Brennan has formally announced his retirement from rowing.

Eddie Ockenden of Australia lifts up the trophy as Australia (Jacob Whetton bottom right), celebrates their win against The Netherlands in the final of the 2012 Champions Trophy on December 9, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.

HOCKEY: Debutants and veteran members of the Australian Men’s Hockey team, the Kookaburras, have their eyes firmly set on gold at the end of their Road to Rio.