Long jumper Mitchell Watt has leapt into second place on the Australian alltime list and also into medal contention for next month's world championships with another big personal best in Greece.Watt, who only returned to the sport two years ago, has taken massive strides in 2009, improving his PB five times.
Olympic champion Matthew Mitcham is perfectly poised for a maiden world title after delivering the highest scoring dive in the preliminary round of the 10m platform at the FINA world championships on Monday.Mitcham nailed a 102.60 point dive with his sixth
Aussie Sharks captain Thomas Whalan spearheaded his team to victory 14:4 over Kazakhstan to open their World Championships campaign
The Hockeyroos have kept alive their hopes of reaching the Champions Trophy final with a comprehensive 4-0 victory over England
The Hockeyroos face an uphill battle to make the Champions Trophy final after only managing a 2-2 draw with Beijing Games nemesis China in Sydney on Tuesday night.
The Hockeyroos admit there'll be some extra feeling involved when they play China in the Champions Trophy in Sydney on Tuesday night.
Australian triathlete Emma Moffatt has scored an emotional victory in Kitzbuhel, Austria to extend her lead in the ITU world championship series.Moffatt's grandmother passed away just days before Sunday's race, but she steeled herself in cool but calm conditions to unleash her signature burst on the 10km run.
Australia struck gold in the men’s water polo competition at the World Student Games in Belgrade Sunday, beating Croatia 6-4 in the final. It was the first time that an Australian men’s team had stood atop the podium
A mad minute of inexperience sent the Hockeyroos crashing to a 1-0 loss to defending champions Argentina at the Champions Trophy tournament in Sydney on Sunday. With 54 seconds remaining in the first half, the relief of a having an Argentine goal disallowed by the video umpire soon turned to despair
Australia's hopes of dominating the swimming world championships have suffered a major blow with Olympic stars Eamon Sullivan and Hayden Stoeckel ruled out.Freestyle sprint ace Sullivan has withdrawn for the championships, which start in Rome on July 26, after struggling to overcome a virus that has hampered his preparation while in Europe for the past six weeks.