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Sam slams into French Open semi finals

Sam slams into French Open semi finals

6 June 2012

Samantha Stosur has enhanced her reputation as the best front-runner in women's tennis with a commanding French Open quarter-final triumph over Dominika Cibulkova.

Australia roar back to down Iran

Australia roar back to down Iran

5 June 2012

Australia has caused a major upset of the FIVB World Olympic Qualification Tournament for Men’s Indoor Volleyball, beating reigning Asian champions Iran three sets to one in Tokyo

Freestylin' Farzad London-bound

Freestylin' Farzad London-bound

5 June 2012

Farzad Tarash will be flying the flag for Australia when he hits London’s ExCel Arena where he will compete in the U/66kg freestyle wrestling.

Olympic sailors start well at Weymouth

Olympic sailors start well at Weymouth

5 June 2012

Australian sailors have made a winning start to the Sail for Gold Regatta in Weymouth, England, as light conditions made for an exceptionally long day.

Surprised Cadel Evans wins Dauphine stage

Surprised Cadel Evans wins Dauphine stage

5 June 2012

Tour de France champion Cadel Evans won a sprint finish to claim the first stage of the Dauphine Libere race here on Monday, as Britain's Bradley Wiggins took the overall leader's jersey.

Oatley set for Olympic dressage debut

Oatley set for Olympic dressage debut

5 June 2012

Lyndal Oatley's dream of representing Australia at an Olympic Games has been a 12 year work in progress and after a succession of strong performances the 32-year-old Dressage rider is on the verge of realising her long held ambition.

Aussie men eye elusive Olympic medal

Aussie men eye elusive Olympic medal

4 June 2012

Australia boasts some of the world’s best triathletes but there is a gaping hole in the nation’s trophy cabinet where a men’s Olympic medal could sit.

Setting sail for historic Games

Setting sail for historic Games

4 June 2012

Australia will head out onto the seas of Weymouth with a star studded team determined to become Australia’s most successful sailing Olympians in history when competition kicks off at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Canoe team on medal haul in Moscow

Canoe team on medal haul in Moscow

4 June 2012

Australia’s canoe paddlers are showing strong signs leading into the Olympic Games after winning nine medals – five in Olympic events - on Saturday and Sunday at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup in Moscow, Russia.

Sailors prepare for final Weymouth test

Sailors prepare for final Weymouth test

4 June 2012

Australian sailors are preparing for a final hit out in Weymouth ahead of the London 2012 Olympics with the Sail for Gold Regatta, the penultimate round of the ISAF Sailing World Cup.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.