A devastating spell that featured six goals in 17 minutes saw the Kookaburras hit the ground running in their quest for Olympic qualification at the Hockey World League in Antwerp on Sunday.
Not content with knocking heavyweights Brazil out of the Women's World Cup, the Matildas are eyeing a place in the last four after their historic triumph in Canada.
The women’s water polo competition at the 2015 FINA World Championships have been declared an open race by Australian coach Greg McFadden.
On a day of spectacular shotmaking and a couple of horrendous blowouts, the top six slots on the US Open leaderboard are held by non-major winners.
Nine Australians will feature among a world class field, when competition gets underway for the first ICF slalom World Cup of the season in Prague.