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Millman set for Davis Cup debut

Millman set for Davis Cup debut

15 September 2017

Australian captain Lleyton Hewitt says that John Millman’s late call-up to debut in the Australian Davis Cup team for the semifinal against Belgium is a reward for his strong form over recent weeks.

A surreal experience for Australia's first athletes at Ashgabat

A surreal experience for Australia's first athletes at Ashgabat

15 September 2017

The excitement of the local media could not be contained when the Australian taekwondo athletes touched down at Ashgabat International Airport on Tuesday night.

Australia’s finest triathletes hit the roads in Rotterdam

Australia’s finest triathletes hit the roads in Rotterdam

14 September 2017

More than 270 Australian triathletes have converged on Rotterdam this week for the ITU World Triathlon Championship Grand Final.

IOC officially announces 2024 and 2028 Games hosts

IOC officially announces 2024 and 2028 Games hosts

14 September 2017

The session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) meeting in Lima, Peru, today elected paris as host city of the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad 2024 and Los Angeles as the host city of the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad 2028.

AOC Organisational Restructure and Mr Mike Tancred

AOC Organisational Restructure and Mr Mike Tancred

14 September 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) announced today the first stage of an organisational restructure.

Youth Olympic Games set for exciting future

Youth Olympic Games set for exciting future

14 September 2017

Positioned as a global event for the world’s best young elite athletes, the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) are a core element in the development of future generations of top-level athletes.

Uni competition helping strengthen Sevens ranks

Uni competition helping strengthen Sevens ranks

13 September 2017

Australian rugby sevens star Emilee Cherry has given a ringing endorsement for the new university-based women's competition, saying it will help the country remain an Olympic force.

Future looks bright for Aussie baseballers

Future looks bright for Aussie baseballers

13 September 2017

Despite a disappointing final day loss to the USA, the Australian U18 World Cup team matched it with #1 ranked teams, claimed historic victories and made themselves, their coaching staff and their country proud.

Aussie women ready to put on a show for home fans

Aussie women ready to put on a show for home fans

13 September 2017

The Matildas are feeling the love from the Australian sporting public, and want to pay it back with strong showings against Brazil.

National record in Nelson's sights

National record in Nelson's sights

12 September 2017

Australian sprinter Ella Nelson says she has moved past the health concerns that plagued her 2017 campaign.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.