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Elmslie's break through golden performance

Elmslie's break through golden performance

10 December 2016

Brisbane’s two-time Olympic relay gold medallist Brittany Elmslie led a breakthrough day for the Australian Dolphins at the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships (25m) in a snow-blown Windsor, Canada yesterday.

Greig's return to top form

Greig's return to top form

10 December 2016

Having made it into A Division off the back of a silver medal in Kazakhstan last weekend, Long Track speed skater Daniel Greig took advantage of his position in the fourth World Cup in The Netherlands early this morning.

Vale Brian Corrigan

Vale Brian Corrigan

9 December 2016

Leading Australian sports doctor Brian Corrigan has passed away aged 87.

Mortons make Australian biathlon history

Mortons make Australian biathlon history

9 December 2016

Brother and sister duo Darcie and Damon Morton have made history overnight becoming the first Australian pair to compete in the single mixed relay at an IBU Cup event.

Size and strength added to Mens Sevens in Cape Town

Size and strength added to Mens Sevens in Cape Town

9 December 2016

Four of the five debutants Australia took into the opening round of the World Rugby Sevens Series last week have retained their places in the squad for round two.

Tiernan caps off stunning 2016 with Australian 10,000m win

Tiernan caps off stunning 2016 with Australian 10,000m win

9 December 2016

Patrick Tiernan has claimed the Australian 10,000m Championship in Melbourne, while Bridey Delaney was the top Aussie finisher in the women's race.

Two Rio 2016 athletes to lose medals for doping

Two Rio 2016 athletes to lose medals for doping

9 December 2016

The Court of Arbitration for Sport says a Russian boxer and Romanian weightlifter will lose medals from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after failing doping tests at the games.

Bach wants life bans for proven cheats

Bach wants life bans for proven cheats

9 December 2016

Russian athletes and officials who are proven to have been part of a doping "manipulation system" should be banned for life from the Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach said Thursday.

Big winter weekend for Australian PyeongChang hopefuls

Big winter weekend for Australian PyeongChang hopefuls

8 December 2016

Forget about the warm weather and summer for the Aussies looking to qualify for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics.

Wright gains AOC funding boost for world title win

Wright gains AOC funding boost for world title win

8 December 2016

With five new sports added to the program for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games the AOC Executive has decided those athletes should also be included in the Medal Incentive Funding Program.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.