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Sharks lying in wait for London attack

Sharks lying in wait for London attack

2 July 2012

The words ‘youth and experience’ have never been better used than to describe the men’s water polo team today selected by the Australian Olympic Committee.

US sprinters well off Magnussen, Roberts

US sprinters well off Magnussen, Roberts

2 July 2012

Australia's men are perfectly placed to end a 12-year drought in the 4x100m freestyle relay in London after America's top sprinters failed to make any great inroads at their Olympic swimming trials.

London bound Aussies 5th in Italian tournament

London bound Aussies 5th in Italian tournament

2 July 2012

The Aussie Sharks, Australia’s men’s water polo team, have finished fifth at the Cosenza Trophy in Italy after carving out a gritty 7-5 win over Canada.

Rest will be key for road cyclists

Rest will be key for road cyclists

2 July 2012

The moment the Tour de France ends on July 22, the Australian men's Olympic road cycling team switch to a new challenge.

Weightman clocks PB, Bolt beaten in Jamaica

Weightman clocks PB, Bolt beaten in Jamaica

2 July 2012

Olympian Lisa Weightman has smashed the 14-year-old record at the 10km race as part of this weekend's Gold Coast marathon festival.

Wiggins gets early jump on Evans, Lancaster stars in Greenedge debut

Wiggins gets early jump on Evans, Lancaster stars in Greenedge debut

1 July 2012

In a race that lasts for three weeks and covers 3946.9km, 10 seconds on day one wouldn't seem to count for much. But it was enough to spark lively debate about whether the challenger had delivered a meaningful blow to the champion

Confident Cadel ready for Tour and Olympics

Confident Cadel ready for Tour and Olympics

30 June 2012

He looks and sounds relaxed and he says he's as ready as he has ever been. So Cadel Evans' defence of his Tour de France title is starting on a confident note,

The impossible Green dream

The impossible Green dream

29 June 2012

The Olympic rings were nowhere in sight as one of Australia's most impressive sports teams gathered in an atmosphere of high anticipation yesterday - but that doesn't mean to say they were out of mind.

Foursome off to London sandpit

Foursome off to London sandpit

29 June 2012

Horse Guards Parade is bracing for a colourful display like it’s never seen before when the Aussie beach volleyball teams come marching in this July.

Jackson feels Opals are adding steel

Jackson feels Opals are adding steel

29 June 2012

Lauren Jackson says the Opals are toughening up daily, and vows there won't be a hint of softness in the team at the London Olympics.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic 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?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).