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Bike crash derails Aussie rowing crew

Bike crash derails Aussie rowing crew

29 July 2015

Australia's men's coxless four's preparations for the rowing world championships have taken a big hit with Alex Lloyd suffering a broken collarbone in a cycling crash.

Almaty the unknown contender in Winter Olympic contest

Almaty the unknown contender in Winter Olympic contest

29 July 2015

2022 Bid: The contest to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games is only a two-horse race but IOC members face a difficult decision when they vote on Friday

Stingers return to basics to roll past South Africa

Stingers return to basics to roll past South Africa

29 July 2015

The Australian women’s water polo team has thumped South Africa 19-1 in their second group stage game at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Chelsea Gubecka so close yet so far in Olympic qualifier

Chelsea Gubecka so close yet so far in Olympic qualifier

29 July 2015

Australians Chelsea Gubecka and Kareena Lee took on the world's best in the open water swimming 10km event at the World Championships.

Aussie archers book tickets to Rio

Aussie archers book tickets to Rio

28 July 2015

The Australian men's archery team has qualified for next year's Rio Olympics, beating Brazil at the world championships in Denmark.

LA in the running to replace Boston for 2024

LA in the running to replace Boston for 2024

28 July 2015

With Boston out of the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games speculation is mounting that the USOC will choose Los Angeles as its candidate.

Female athlete with high testosterone scores big win at CAS

Female athlete with high testosterone scores big win at CAS

28 July 2015

CAS: Hyper Androgenic athletes have scored a significant win in the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after a case involving Indian athlete Dutee Chand.

McEvoy aims for world titles double

McEvoy aims for world titles double

28 July 2015

Self-confessed science geek Cameron McEvoy has swimming's coveted sprint double in his sights at the world championships in Russia.

No cause for concern as top wrestlers beaten ahead of Worlds

No cause for concern as top wrestlers beaten ahead of Worlds

28 July 2015

Wrestling Australia is confident of a bold showing at September’s World Championships, despite two of the three athletes chosen to compete at the event losing at the Australia Cup in Canberra on the weekend.

Big Dan fires up for Rio

Big Dan fires up for Rio

28 July 2015

Three-time Olympian Daniel Repacholi will be firing up his preparations for Rio selection, as he travels to compete in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, next month.

Off the water with Aussie rowers

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.