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Lingard falls just short of Olympic berth

Lingard falls just short of Olympic berth

1 August 2015

ARCHERY: Semra Lingard’s bid for Olympic qualification came unstuck by a single arrow at the Archery World Championships in Denmark.

China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics

China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics

31 July 2015

Beijing will be the only city to host the summer and winter Olympic Games after being awarded the 2022 Winter Games by the IOC.

Lausanne to host 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

Lausanne to host 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

31 July 2015

The 2020 Youth Olympic Games will be conducted at the home of the Olympic Movement, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Asian Championships set new challenges for Australia

Asian Championships set new challenges for Australia

31 July 2015

The Australian men’s volleyball team begins its Asian Championships campaign determined to confirm their status as one of the powerhouse teams of the region.

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

31 July 2015

Young gun Emily Esposito her sights are set on qualifying for next year's Rio Olympics.

Seven to show swimming world championships live

Seven to show swimming world championships live

31 July 2015

Channel Seven will show live the Dolphins Swim Team, including Cate Campbell and Christian Sprenger, at the 2015 FINA World Championships starting Sunday.

Knox records 300th game and Australia beat Netherlands 8-6

Knox records 300th game and Australia beat Netherlands 8-6

31 July 2015

The Australian women’s water polo team has thumped South Africa 19-1 in their second group stage game at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Olympic agenda 2020 - already cutting costs

Olympic agenda 2020 - already cutting costs

31 July 2015

President Thomas Bach has heaped praise on bid cities for reducing their costs and embracing the new Olympic Agenda 2020.

Wu claims top five diving finish

Wu claims top five diving finish

31 July 2015

Australian diving team captain Melissa Wu has claimed a top five finish in the 10m platform final at the world titles in Russia.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.