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McEvoy owns 100m freestyle national crown

McEvoy owns 100m freestyle national crown

13 April 2017

Dual Olympian Cameron McEvoy has taken just 47.91 seconds to signal his return to the top of the world rankings after winning his fourth straight 100m freestyle crown in front of a deafening crowd on the fourth night of the Hancock Prospecting Australian Championships.

Rio Olympians to headline Australian Universiade team

Rio Olympians to headline Australian Universiade team

12 April 2017

The rising stars of Australian athletics, including four debutants from last year’s Olympic Games, will compete at the 29th Summer Universiade this August, with Athletics Australia today confirming the track and field team bound for Taipei.

Three rainbows on offer on Day 1 in Hong Kong

Three rainbows on offer on Day 1 in Hong Kong

12 April 2017

Australia opens its 2017 Track Cylcing World Championships campaign with a rainbow jersey defense straight out of the gate in Wednesday afternoon's opening session in Hong Kong.

A history of Winter mascots - Part two

A history of Winter mascots - Part two

12 April 2017

While the athletes rightfully garner all the attention at an Olympic Games there is an elite group that goes about their business silently and without fuss. That group is mascots, and it is time they were given their due.

McKeon locks in six events for World Champs

McKeon locks in six events for World Champs

12 April 2017

Olympic bronze medallist Emma McKeon has produced the second fastest time in the world this year to win the 200m freestyle on night three of the Hancock Prospecting Australian Swimming Championships in Brisbane.

9 things you didn't know about Madii Himbury

9 things you didn't know about Madii Himbury

12 April 2017

There is no resting for the 23-year-old, who is working towards qualifying for her Olympic debut at PyeongChang 2018. Here are nine things you didn’t know about Madii Himbury.

Horton wins 200m battle of Olympic champions

Horton wins 200m battle of Olympic champions

11 April 2017

Olympic 400m champion Mack Horton surprised even himself when he stormed down the outside to win a thrilling 200m freestyle final on the second night of the Hancock Prospecting Australian Championships at the Brisbane Aquatic Centre tonight.

Aussie divers deliver medals in Canada

Aussie divers deliver medals in Canada

10 April 2017

Dual Olympian Anabelle Smith has won a silver medal in the women’s springboard diving final at a FINA Grand Prix event in Gatineau, Canada, on the weekend.

New disciplines proposed for Tokyo 2020

New disciplines proposed for Tokyo 2020

10 April 2017

A host of new events have been proposed by international federations to make their Olympic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Games.

Fitzgibbons surfs to victory at Margaret River Pro

Fitzgibbons surfs to victory at Margaret River Pro

10 April 2017

Sally Fitzgibbons has won the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro after taking down 2016 WSL Champion, and fellow Aussie,Tyler Wright in the final.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.

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.