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Hewitt falls in epic French opener

Hewitt falls in epic French opener

29 May 2012

Try as he might, iron-willed Lleyton Hewitt was unable to drag his bionic big toe into the second round of the French Open on Monday.

Lalita continues strong shooting form

Lalita continues strong shooting form

29 May 2012

Australia’s leading pistol shooter Lalita Yauhleuskaya (Berwick, VIC) has continued her impressive international form in 2012 with another finals appearance at the ISSF World Cup in Munich, Germany.

Stingers set for early clash with Olympic foes

Stingers set for early clash with Olympic foes

28 May 2012

The Australian women’s water polo team will get a strong indication of where they stand in the lead up to the London Olympics when the FINA World League Super Finals kick off in Changshu, China Tuesday.

Consistent Esposito's Final comeback

Consistent Esposito's Final comeback

28 May 2012

In-form Australian modern pentathlete Chloe Esposito has put a disappointing fencing round behind her to fly up the rankings at the World Cup Final in Chengdu, China and finish eighth.

Sailing World Cup Gold and Silver

Sailing World Cup Gold and Silver

28 May 2012

Australian sailors have won two medals in Olympic classes on the final day of racing at round five of the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Medemblik, Holland.

Sexton's Olympic dream still alive

Sexton's Olympic dream still alive

28 May 2012

Melbourne’s Brendan Sexton remains hopeful his Olympic aspirations for London will come to fruition next weekend despite another disappointing performance at the ITU Triathlon World Series round in Madrid earlier today.

Silver linings at rowing World Cup

Silver linings at rowing World Cup

28 May 2012

The Australian Rowing Team has won three silver medals on an enthralling final day of racing at World Cup 2 in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Nicholls nabs Duisburg double

Nicholls nabs Duisburg double

28 May 2012

West Australian paddler Alana Nicholls has confirmed she'll be a legitimate contender in both her kayaking events at the London Olympics following two medals at this weekend's World Cup regatta in Germany.

Willoughby crowned World Champion

Willoughby crowned World Champion

28 May 2012

Before Sam Willoughby focuses on the London Olympics, he will savour his first senior BMX world title.

Rowers line up for medals in Lucerne

Rowers line up for medals in Lucerne

27 May 2012

The Australian Rowing Team has qualified for seven A Finals at World Cup 2 after another highly competitive day of racing on the Rotsee in Lucerne, Switzerland.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).