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Barty & Dellacqua beaten in French Open final while Popyrin wins junior title

Barty & Dellacqua beaten in French Open final while Popyrin wins junior title

12 June 2017

Australian tennis stars Casey Dellacqua and Ashleigh Barty have fallen one win shy of an elusive grand slam women’s crown on Sunday night, beaten 6-2 6-1 by top seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova in the French Open final at Roland Garros.

Future stars in force at Oceania Championships

Future stars in force at Oceania Championships

12 June 2017

Australia’s Oceania Championships Young Rider Team continued to impress on cross-country day at Melbourne International 3 Day Event.

Volleyroos show fight to complete Helsinki hat-trick

Volleyroos show fight to complete Helsinki hat-trick

11 June 2017

Australia has finished the second weekend of the FIVB World League with a perfect record, beating home team Finland 3-1 in front of the biggest crowd ever to watch a men’s volleyball match in Helsinki.

New Zealand take early lead at Oceania Championships

New Zealand take early lead at Oceania Championships

10 June 2017

The New Zealand Senior Team has taken the early lead in the 2017 Oceania Championships CCI3 * competition after the Dressage phase today.

Volleyroos hold form to post another clean sweep World League win

Volleyroos hold form to post another clean sweep World League win

10 June 2017

The Australian men’s volleyball team has posted its second consecutive 3-0 FIVB World League win, beating Slovakia in Helsinki overnight.

Tokyo 2020 event programme to see major boost for female participation, youth and urban appeal

Tokyo 2020 event programme to see major boost for female participation, youth and urban appeal

10 June 2017

The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today approved the event programme for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

Dellacqua and Barty on the brink of history

Dellacqua and Barty on the brink of history

10 June 2017

Casey Dellacqua and Ashleigh Barty are one win away from an historic French Open triumph after marching into the women’s doubles final in Paris.

Table Tennis stars to hit the Gold Coast

Table Tennis stars to hit the Gold Coast

9 June 2017

The biggest table tennis event to be held in Australia since the Sydney Olympics will be held on the Gold Coast next month.

Aussie volleyballers dominate China at World League

Aussie volleyballers dominate China at World League

9 June 2017

The Australian men’s volleyball team has scored a resounding 3-0 win over Asian rivals China in the FIVB World League in Helsinki, Finland.

Our own Aaron Royle joins triathlon royalty in Leeds

Our own Aaron Royle joins triathlon royalty in Leeds

9 June 2017

For Newcastle Olympian Aaron Royle, his 2017 World Triathlon Series campaign could well be a case of “if you can’t beat ‘em them join ‘em” after the 27-year-old linked up with arch rivals, Britain’s Brownlee brothers to help further his career.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

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?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.