Australian archer Taylor Worth is confident the men's national team can pull off a top-eight finish at the world championships in Denmark and snap up three spots at next year's Olympics.
Australia have won two bronze medals on the final day of racing at the ICF Junior and under-23 World Championships in Portugal, taking Australia’s medal tally to four.
BASKETBALL: Australian great Lauren Jackson is baffled by Liz Cambage's decision to skip a national team camp in favour of a music festival, saying it goes against the teams' long-standing culture.
Australian tennis ace Bernard Tomic has successfully defended his Bogota Open title in Colombia with a three-set win over Frenchman Adrian Mannarino.
Australia has had an encouraging start to the FINA World Championships with Jess Walker finishing fifth and Melissa Gorman seventh in the 5km open water event.
The Australian women’s water polo team have snatched an 8-7 final minute victory against Greece, in a scrappy opening game of the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
Australia has won two bronze medals in the diving at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan, and have also qualified their women’s 3-metre synchro team for the Rio Olympics.
Australian golden girl Caroline Buchanan has won silver on a rain and windswept track at the BMX World Championships in Zolder, Belgium.
ATHLETICS: Javelin thrower Kimberley Mickle says she's still searching for "that one big one" and hopes to unleash it at the world championships in Beijing next month.
Australian Medallists of the Rio Games
Qantas Welcome Home Ceremony
Did you know?
Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.