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Rio hopefuls can learn from Kapyla Club

Rio hopefuls can learn from Kapyla Club

4 August 2015

One year out from the Rio Olympic Games is a good time to reflect and recall the journey of Australia’s Olympians.

Men's Water polo team believe they can make semis

Men's Water polo team believe they can make semis

4 August 2015

The Australian men’s water polo team take on Greece tonight in a quarterfinal at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia, aiming to qualify for their first semi final at this level in 17 years.

Aussies downed by Slovenia as Rio qualifiers approach

Aussies downed by Slovenia as Rio qualifiers approach

4 August 2015

The Australian men's basketball team have suffered a third straight loss on their European tour after going down 79-70 to 13th ranked Slovenia.

Larkin on course to emulate hero Welsh in 100M backstroke

Larkin on course to emulate hero Welsh in 100M backstroke

4 August 2015

Australia may soon have a new men's backstroke legend with Mitch Larkin looking to emulate the achievements of his childhood idol Matt Welsh.

Aussie secure semi spot after close win over China

Aussie secure semi spot after close win over China

4 August 2015

The Australian women's water polo team have snagged a spot in the final four of the world championships in Russia after a nail-biting 12-10 penalty shootout win over China.

Records continue to tumble as Dolphins make splash in Kazan

Records continue to tumble as Dolphins make splash in Kazan

3 August 2015

London Olympians Mitch Larkin and Jessica Ashwood have continued Australia’s record-breaking start to the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan.

Dunkley-Smith switches to men's coxless four boat

Dunkley-Smith switches to men's coxless four boat

3 August 2015

Olympic silver medallist Joshua Dunkley-Smith has been switched into the Australian men's coxless four for this month's world rowing championships to replace injured Alexander Lloyd.

Bach says wait for WADA investigation into athletics

Bach says wait for WADA investigation into athletics

3 August 2015

IOC President Thomas Bach says he has full confidence in the WADA investigation into widespread doping in track and field.

Weekend wrap - Monday 3 August

Weekend wrap - Monday 3 August

3 August 2015

As the countdown to Rio 2016 closes in on one year to go, Australians have been chasing Olympic qualification around the globe.

Sepp Blatter stands down from IOC

Sepp Blatter stands down from IOC

3 August 2015

The FIFA President, Sepp Blatter, is standing down from the International Olympic Committee.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

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Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.