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Barty and Dellacqua eyeing history in Paris

Barty and Dellacqua eyeing history in Paris

8 June 2017

Comeback queens Casey Dellacqua and Ashleigh Barty are on the verge of accomplishing one of the greatest feats in Australian tennis history after surging into the French Open doubles semifinals in Paris.

Willett ready to rise again

Willett ready to rise again

7 June 2017

James Willett’s ascension to the top of the world rankings was nothing short of astounding.

Luke Mathews runs London qualifier

Luke Mathews runs London qualifier

6 June 2017

With the pacing help of training partner and best mate Ryan Gregson (Vic), Luke Mathews (Vic) ran a world championships qualifier in the 1500m on the weekend.

Men's water polo European squad tour announced

Men's water polo European squad tour announced

5 June 2017

As the count down to the FINA World Championships heats up the Aussie Sharks are ready to embark on their European Tour in the build up to Budapest 2017.

Prince claims three National Rhythmic titles

Prince claims three National Rhythmic titles

5 June 2017

Danielle Prince continued the New South Wales domination of Rhythmic Gymnastics at this year’s Australia Gymnastics Championships, claiming three gold and one silver medal in Sunday's Senior International Apparatus Finals at Hisense Arena.

Olympians headline Commonwealth Games selection hopes in Hamburg

Olympians headline Commonwealth Games selection hopes in Hamburg

5 June 2017

Five Olympians, including London bronze medallist and triple Olympian Erin Densham and fellow Rio trio Aaron Royle, Ryan Bailie and Ashleigh Gentle have today been named in a 10-strong team for Triathlon Australia’s second 2018 Commonwealth Games selection race in Hamburg next month.

Water polo girls set sights on World League Finals

Water polo girls set sights on World League Finals

5 June 2017

While the Aussie Stingers didn’t get the start to their Asian Tour they’d hoped after the closed out the Kunshan Cup with a loss to Japan, the team are regrouping to set their sights firmly on the FINA World League Super Final which kicks off in Shanghai, China tomorrow.

Aussie Sevens young guns locked in for Tokyo tilt

Aussie Sevens young guns locked in for Tokyo tilt

5 June 2017

The Australian Men’s Sevens team have secured the signatures of five future stars with Lachlan Anderson, Charlie Taylor, Boyd Killingworth, Dylan Pietsch and Tim Anstee all inking new deals today.

Olympians Acason and Kelly lift to national titles

Olympians Acason and Kelly lift to national titles

5 June 2017

Two-time Olympian Deborah Acason has made a strong return to the sport of weightlifting, winning the women’s 90kg National title in Hobart on Sunday.

Injury ends Stosur's French Open run

Injury ends Stosur's French Open run

5 June 2017

A hand injury has cruelled Sam Stosur’s French Open hopes and ended the veteran’s record 452-week reign as Australia’s queen of the court.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

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