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Aussie Women’s 7s through to Quarter Finals of Canada Sevens

Aussie Women’s 7s through to Quarter Finals of Canada Sevens

28 May 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens team has qualified for the Quarter Final stage of the Canada Sevens in Langford with victories over Spain and Ireland with a tough draw over Fiji making up the day.

Little adds to medal tally at Australian Champs

Little adds to medal tally at Australian Champs

28 May 2017

The Emily Little show rolled on inside Hisense Arena last night as the diminutive West Australian continued to sweep the medals at the 2017 Australian Gymnastics Championships.

Bull lands silver at Canoe Sprint World Cup

Bull lands silver at Canoe Sprint World Cup

28 May 2017

Australian sprint canoeist Alyssa Bull has won a silver medal in the K1 1000 at her first ICF World Cup event of the European season in Szeged, Hungary.

Little and Mercieca win Australian All-Around Titles

Little and Mercieca win Australian All-Around Titles

26 May 2017

The best in the business lit up the floor at Hisense Arena tonight as Western Australia’s (WA) Emily Little and Queensland’s Michael Mercieca claimed the Senior All-Around Artistic Gymnastics Titles in front of a vocal crowd.

Qin and Bedggood impress on final day of Australian Open

Qin and Bedggood impress on final day of Australian Open

26 May 2017

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Esther Qin has claimed the national 3-metre springboard diving title in a thrilling end to the Australian Open and World Championship selection trials in Sydney.

Australian marathoners to take on London 2017

Australian marathoners to take on London 2017

26 May 2017

Olympians Jessica Trengove (SA), Milly Clark (NSW) and Jeff Hunt (NSW) will headline a six-strong marathon contingent at the IAAF World Championships, with Athletics Australia Selectors today confirming starters for the 42.195km race at London 2017.

Australians vying for America's Cup glory

Australians vying for America's Cup glory

26 May 2017

There's no Australian team, but that won't stop some of the country's best sailors setting out to make their mark on this year's America's Cup.

Gavrilova and Stosur in Strasbourg final four

Gavrilova and Stosur in Strasbourg final four

26 May 2017

Daria Gavrilova and Sam Stosur are on track to meet in a rare all-Australian WTA final after advancing to the last four of the claycourt event in Strasbourg.

Wu and Keeney in top form at National Championships

Wu and Keeney in top form at National Championships

25 May 2017

Three-time Olympian Melissa Wu has underlined her class to win the women’s platform title at the Australian Open Diving Championships in Sydney, while Rio bronze medallist Maddison Keeney has added another two national titles to her list.

Bull and Burnett to build on Olympic year.

Bull and Burnett to build on Olympic year.

25 May 2017

The first year after an Olympic Games can be a bit of a struggle for some athletes, but Australian sprint canoeist Alyssa Bull is relishing every moment.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.