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Australia misses automatic qualification

Australia misses automatic qualification

12 September 2011

Australia’s Eventing Team has missed automatic qualification for next year’s Games after they failed to finish ahead of Japan at this weekend’s regional qualifier at the Blenheim International Horse Trial.

Aussie girls strike gold in Slovakia

Aussie girls strike gold in Slovakia

12 September 2011

Australia's Jessica Fox, Ros Lawrence and Leanne Guinea won gold on the final day of the Canoe and Kayak Slalom World Championships, taking the C1 teams title at Bratislava in Slovakia.

Opals' bigs make right impression

Opals' bigs make right impression

12 September 2011

For the Opals, it was another win built on living large. Australia's size advantage proved the key in securing their Olympic Games women's basketball qualification and the Oceania series clean sweep sealed against New Zealand in Sydney on Sunday.

Stosur creates history with US Open win

Stosur creates history with US Open win

12 September 2011

Samantha Stosur is Australia’s first female grand slam singles champion in 31 years after pulling off a stunning upset over a ranting Serena Williams in the US Open final.

Jackson 4th in World Triathlon Series

Jackson 4th in World Triathlon Series

12 September 2011

Rising star Emma Jackson will pursue her Olympic dream with renewed vigour after finishing fourth in the overall pointscore for the Triathlon World Championship Series.

Matildas come from behind, finish third

Matildas come from behind, finish third

12 September 2011

Two second-half goals sealed the match for the Matildas after they went a goal down to Korea Republic early in the first half.

Boomers grab clean sweep in style

Boomers grab clean sweep in style

11 September 2011

The Boomers may have the Oceania Championship and a spot in London wrapped up after defeating New Zealand in the first two matches of the series, but they came out to play in today's final match in Sydney - and they did not disappoint, hammering their New Zealand rivals 92-68.

Stosur storms into US Open semis

Stosur storms into US Open semis

9 September 2011

Samantha Stosur is the first Australian woman in a generation to reach the US Open semifinals after crushing world No.2 Vera Zvonareva 6-3 6-3.

Skinner soars to fifth

Skinner soars to fifth

9 September 2011

Catherine Skinner has finished fifth in the women’s trap at the 2011 ISSF World Shotgun Championships in Belgrade, Serbia.

Matildas defeat hosts 1-0

Matildas defeat hosts 1-0

9 September 2011

The Matildas defeated host team China 1-0 today in the fourth of fives matches of the 2012 London Olympics qualification tournament in Jinan, China.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.

Did you know?

Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.