VOLLEYBALL: The Australian men’s volleyball team is about to take on one of the toughest challenges in world sport, but coach Roberto Santilli believes his team will put up a good fight.
MOD PENTATHLON: Australian teenager Max Esposito has upstaged the best senior athletes from Asia and Oceania to win the Olympic qualifying event in Beijing.
Australian modern pentathlete Chloe Esposito has performed exceptionally at the Asia/Oceania Qualifier in Beijing to just miss the podium and secure the women’s Oceania spot for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Victorian Zoe Buckman has staked her maiden claim for selection to the Australian Flame team that will compete at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing.
Samantha Mills and Esther Qin score silver in the 3-metre synchro, while Maddison Keeney claimed bronze in the 3-metre springboard at the World Series diving event in Mexico