Interim men’s sevens coach Tim Walsh says the program would “be crazy” not to welcome fifteens players into the fold, but everyone vying for an Olympic spot would need to earn it.
ATHLETICS: Australian walker Jared Tallent has sent a not-so-subtle reminder to the IOC: I haven't forgotten about my gold medal from the 2012 London Olympics.
Australian basketball great Lauren Jackson will wait until the end of the current WNBL season before deciding whether to retire or push on to the Rio Olympics.
Russian athletics should be suspended from all competition, including the 2016 Olympic Games, a damning report by WADA's independent commission into widespread doping and corruption has urged
Australian Sailing Team’s David Gilmour (WA) and Rhys Mara (VIC) finished the 49er/FX South American Championships in fifth and as the top ranked Australian crew.
Emily Seebohm and Mitch Larkin are significantly wealthier as they turn their attention to the Rio Olympics after wrapping up swimming's 2015 World Cup series in style
ATHLETICS: The scale of doping corruption and money-laundering within athletics dwarfs the financial scandals engulfing FIFA, according to the author of a new wide-ranging report into track and field backed by the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Britt back home after World Cup gold
Gallery: Looking back at 2016
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.