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Strong finish for Aussies at Asian Championships

Strong finish for Aussies at Asian Championships

17 August 2017

The Australian women’s volleyball team has finished the 2017 Asian Volleyball Championships in tenth place, a solid performance after the team’s sluggish start to the competition.

Coates pays tribute to Olympic great Betty Cuthbert

Coates pays tribute to Olympic great Betty Cuthbert

16 August 2017

Betty Cuthbert, the heroine of the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne – forever “our Golden Girl”!

One year on from Burton's Sailing gold

One year on from Burton's Sailing gold

16 August 2017

On this day one year ago Tom Burton pulled off a stunning victory in the medal race to claim gold in the men's Laser at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Lassila movie inspired Sally Pearson

Lassila movie inspired Sally Pearson

15 August 2017

Sally Pearson has paid tribute to champion Australian aerials skier Lydia Lassila for inadvertently providing her with the motivation to coach herself - a decision which led to another major hurdles title in London on the weekend

Quarter-finals await for Aussies at the Asia Cup

Quarter-finals await for Aussies at the Asia Cup

14 August 2017

Completing a sweep of their group stage games with a 90-50 victory over Chinese Taipei, the Australian men's basketball team will now prepare for a quarter-final next Thursday.

Aussies medal in Laser and 49er at World Championship Test Event

Aussies medal in Laser and 49er at World Championship Test Event

14 August 2017

Australians have medalled in both the Laser and 49er classes at the 2017 Aarhus Sailing Week in Denmark overnight.

Record breaking Stevens

Record breaking Stevens

14 August 2017

Dani Stevens (NSW) has smashed the Oceania and Australian record for the women’s discus throw to win silver at the 2017 IAAF World Championships.

Sally Pearson is World Champion agin

Sally Pearson is World Champion agin

13 August 2017

ally Pearson (Qld) is a champion once more, clocking 12.59 (w: +0.1) to win a stunning gold medal at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London (GBR).

A year on from Brennan's rowing gold at Rio 2016

A year on from Brennan's rowing gold at Rio 2016

13 August 2017

365 days ago today, triple Olympian Kim Brennan completed her full set of Olympic medals when she won gold in the women's single scull at Rio 2016.

Stratton & Pearson shine on day eight in London

Stratton & Pearson shine on day eight in London

12 August 2017

Brooke Stratton (Vic) has delivered Australia’s best ever female result in the women’s long jump final on day eight of the 2017 IAAF World Championships, as Sally Pearson (Qld) sent a commanding message to her rivals by advancing to the 100m hurdles final as fastest.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).