News

Chinese withdrawal won't hurt Australian Open on Gold Coast

Chinese withdrawal won't hurt Australian Open on Gold Coast

30 June 2017

Many of the world’s top table tennis players will be arriving on the Gold Coast on Friday ahead of next week’s $500,000 Australian Open, the most lucrative event on the ITTF World Tour this year.

China defeat Hockeyroos in quarter final at World League Semi-Finals

China defeat Hockeyroos in quarter final at World League Semi-Finals

30 June 2017

China have qualified for the 2018 World Cup after defeating the Hockeyroos 2 – nil in the quarter finals of the World League Semi-Finals held in Brussels, Belgium today.

Six Australians celebrate Oceania Boxing titles

Six Australians celebrate Oceania Boxing titles

29 June 2017

Six Australians have won Oceania Boxing titles on the final day of Championship competition at Paradise Point on the Gold Coast, including Commonwealth Games silver medallist Joseph Goodall and former junior World Champion, Clay Waterman.

Kyrgios and Gavrilova 20th seeds at Wimbledon

Kyrgios and Gavrilova 20th seeds at Wimbledon

29 June 2017

Nick Kyrgios will have to do it the hard way if he’s to progress to the second week of Wimbledon after missing an all-important top 16 seeding for the grasscourt Grand Slam starting on Monday.

Volleyroos aim to make their mark at World Grand Prix

Volleyroos aim to make their mark at World Grand Prix

29 June 2017

The Australian women’s volleyball team depart for Mexico on Friday confident they can have their most successful World Grand Prix campaign since joining the prestigious competition in 201

Eighteen athletes selected for Ashgabat 2017

Eighteen athletes selected for Ashgabat 2017

29 June 2017

A team of eighteen athletes have been selected to become Australia’s first ever competitors at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) in Ashgabat this coming September.

Parks' unpredictable path to PyeongChang

Parks' unpredictable path to PyeongChang

29 June 2017

Imagine securing a personal best performance on the mountain you made your World Cup debut on seven years earlier, only to think your career might be over.

Nine Aussies to tackle 2017 Tour de France

Nine Aussies to tackle 2017 Tour de France

28 June 2017

Nine Australian riders will tackle the 2017 edition of the Tour de France, starting July 1 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

World's best confirmed for Australian Table Tennis Open

World's best confirmed for Australian Table Tennis Open

28 June 2017

Six of the world’s top ten male players and seven of the best female players in the world have been confirmed for next week’s Seamaster Australian Open Table Tennis tournament on the Gold Coast, the most lucrative event on the ITTF World Tour this year.

AOC applauds Camplin-Warner ASC appointment

AOC applauds Camplin-Warner ASC appointment

28 June 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) congratulates dual Olympic medallist, Alisa Camplin-Warner on her appointment as the Deputy Chair of the Australian Sports Commission.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.