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Gentle wins fourth Noosa title

Gentle wins fourth Noosa title

31 October 2016

Rio Olympian Ashleigh Gentle soothed the sting of a disappointing Olympic campaign with her fourth Noosa title.

Sheehan roars to diving gold at Grand Prix on the Gold Coast

Sheehan roars to diving gold at Grand Prix on the Gold Coast

31 October 2016

Australia’s Georgia Sheehan has upstaged her more fancied Chinese rivals to win gold in the women’s springboard at the 2016 FINA Gold Coast Diving Grand Prix.

IOC welcomes report on Rio 2016 anti-doping programme

IOC welcomes report on Rio 2016 anti-doping programme

28 October 2016

The IOC welcomes the report of the independent observers (IO) at the Olympic Games Rio 2016 which was published on Thursday by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).

Gold and silver for Australia at Commonwealth Championships

Gold and silver for Australia at Commonwealth Championships

28 October 2016

Australia’s Erika Ropati-Frost has won a gold and Seen Lee a silver at the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Penang, Malaysia.

Aussie trio through to Grand Prix Finals

Aussie trio through to Grand Prix Finals

28 October 2016

Australian divers Kevin Chavez, Brittany O’Brien and Taneka Kovchenko have all qualified for Saturday’s finals at the 2016 FINA Grand Prix on the Gold Coast.

Australian record holder Alana Boyd retires

Australian record holder Alana Boyd retires

26 October 2016

The Australian pole vault record holder, Alana Boyd, has today formally announced her retirement from athletics.

Surprise Olympian taking next step on the Gold Coast

Surprise Olympian taking next step on the Gold Coast

26 October 2016

The weeks leading up to the Rio Olympics were a difficult time for Australian diver Brittany O’Brien.

Jenkins passes sevens captaincy on to Holland

Jenkins passes sevens captaincy on to Holland

26 October 2016

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team will have a changing of the guard for its 2016/17 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series campaign with Ed Jenkins electing to step down from his role as Captain.

On this day - Hockey's Pearce brothers win silver

On this day - Hockey's Pearce brothers win silver

26 October 2016

On this day (26 Oct) in 1968 the Pearce brothers’ Olympic hockey dynasty closed with a silver medal at the Mexico Olympics.

Chalmers and Larkin claim short course gold

Chalmers and Larkin claim short course gold

26 October 2016

Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has muscled his way to an impressive 100m freestyle victory on the opening day of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Tokyo.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.