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Top-shelf line-up confirmed for Gold Coast World League finals

Top-shelf line-up confirmed for Gold Coast World League finals

20 June 2017

The final four to contest this weekend’s FIVB World League Group Two finals on the Gold Coast have been announced, with the current Asian Champions, European silver medallists and a former Olympic gold medallist taking on the Volleyroos.

Men’s World League Semi-Final team announced

Men’s World League Semi-Final team announced

19 June 2017

The national men’s hockey team that will travel to Johannesburg, South Africa to take part in the World League Semi-Final has been announced.

Tallent heads to London as Griffith impresses

Tallent heads to London as Griffith impresses

19 June 2017

Rachel Tallent has been added to Team Australia for the IAAF World Championships, as Georgia Griffith continued her rapid rise in the women’s 1500m on a big weekend of athletics.

Men's volleyball head to Gold Coast finals with confidence

Men's volleyball head to Gold Coast finals with confidence

19 June 2017

The Australian men’s volleyball team will head into next weekend’s FIVB World League Group Two finals on the Gold Coast full of confidence after finishing their preliminary campaign with a 3-1 win over Turkey in China on Sunday.

Troubled waters for Aussies at Prague World Cup

Troubled waters for Aussies at Prague World Cup

19 June 2017

Jessica Fox has described her feelings of anger and frustration as her chances of a medal at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup slipped away for a second day in Prague overnight.

Women’s and Men’s Fours take gold at World Rowing Cup

Women’s and Men’s Fours take gold at World Rowing Cup

19 June 2017

Australia finished its first World Rowing Cup event of 2017 with a total of five medals including two golds from the Women’s and Men’s Fours.

Aussie volleyballers continue strong form against Japan

Aussie volleyballers continue strong form against Japan

17 June 2017

The Australian men’s volleyball team has scrapped their way to a fourth consecutive FIVB World League win, beating Asian rivals Japan 3-2 in Kunshing, China.

Pierre de Coubertin award turns 25!

Pierre de Coubertin award turns 25!

16 June 2017

For 25 years, the Australian Olympic Committee has awarded outstanding secondary students with the Pierre de Coubertin award, an accolade that acknowledges displays of the Olympic ideals - fair play and sportsmanship.

Aussie 7s looking to finish World Series on a winning note

Aussie 7s looking to finish World Series on a winning note

16 June 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens squad for the last leg of the HSBC Women’s Sevens World Series in Clermont Ferrand, France has been named with Head Coach Tim Walsh announcing a full-strength side for the tournament.

Shkara shifts down and shapes up

Shkara shifts down and shapes up

16 June 2017

With the experience of the Rio 2016 Games under his belt and a drop in weight divisions Hayder Shkara looks set for his best World Championships to date.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.