Australians Chelsea Gubecka and Kareena Lee took on the world's best in the open water swimming 10km event at the World Championships.
Wrestling Australia is confident of a bold showing at September’s World Championships, despite two of the three athletes chosen to compete at the event losing at the Australia Cup in Canberra on the weekend.
Three-time Olympian Daniel Repacholi will be firing up his preparations for Rio selection, as he travels to compete in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, next month.
The Australian women's basketball team have beaten Japan 86-65 in the first of three warm-up games ahead of next month's qualifying series for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Boston has withdrawn as a candidate for the 2024 Olympics, citing a lack of public support as the US Olympic Committee pondered a replacement bid ahead of a looming deadline.
Inaugural Australian diving captain Melissa Wu has not been discouraged at the world titles in Russia, despite nursing niggling injuries that just won't go away.
The Australian men’s water polo team have begun their 16th FINA World Championships campaign on a winning note, easing away to a 10-4 victory against Japan in Kazan, Russia.
Men's water polo team announced for Rio.
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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.