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10 sporting highlights of May

10 sporting highlights of May

31 May 2017

The month of May saw Aussies podium in canoe sprint, water polo, cycling and rugby sevens in Europe and America; while the Australian Diving and Gymnastics Championships ensured crowds were entertained closer to home.

Stosur and Kyrgios into round two of French Open

Stosur and Kyrgios into round two of French Open

31 May 2017

Sam Stosur and Nick Kyrgios will wave the Australian flag in round two of the 2017 French Open.

Lee celebrates birthday with runner-up finish

Lee celebrates birthday with runner-up finish

29 May 2017

Minjee Lee stormed into the top 10 in the Race to the CME Globe today with a hard-charging runner-up finish at the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship.

Tokyo training has Townsend tuned up for World Champs

Tokyo training has Townsend tuned up for World Champs

29 May 2017

A four month training stint at the home of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has Kane Townsend ready for action as the World Championships get underway today.

Pearson wins hurdles in Manchester

Pearson wins hurdles in Manchester

29 May 2017

Olympic and world champion Sally Pearson has won the 100m hurdles at the Great City Games in Manchester.

Henderson claims World Cup top five

Henderson claims World Cup top five

29 May 2017

Dual Olympian Rebecca Henderson has claimed her second best ever career World Cup result after crossing the line fifth at the Albstadt event in Germany overnight.

Aussies win bronze at Canada Sevens

Aussies win bronze at Canada Sevens

29 May 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens side has finished the Canada Sevens in third place with a strong 26-12 victory over France in the Third Place Play Off securing the Bronze Medal.

Bull and Burnett satisfied with first international of 2017

Bull and Burnett satisfied with first international of 2017

29 May 2017

Rio Olympians Alyce Burnett and Alyssa Bull have finished fifth in their opening K2 500 final of the European season, at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup 2 in Szeged, Hungary.

Golden final day for Brown at Australian Championships

Golden final day for Brown at Australian Championships

29 May 2017

It was an outstanding finish for both the men’s and women’s artistic gymnasts at the Australian Gymnastics Championships yesterday afternoon at Hisense Arena.

Olympians headline Australian BMX team for World champs

Olympians headline Australian BMX team for World champs

29 May 2017

Rio Olympic BMX finalist Anthony Dean and former world champion Caroline Buchanan headline the Australian team announced today for the UCI BMX World Championships to be held in Rock Hill, USA in July.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.