Football Federation Australia confirmed that the Olyroos' Asian Qualifiers for the 2012 London Olympics will be played at Bluetongue Stadium, Gosford, and Ausgrid Stadium, Newcastle, on Sunday 19 June and Thursday 23 June respectively.
After six months in charge of the Hockeyroos and getting a first-hand look at Australia’s vast hockey talent, coach Adam Commens has reselected the Hockeyroos squad and also selected the 2011 Champions Trophy squad to compete in the Netherlands from June 25.
Beach volleyball champion Natalie Cook will begin her bold quest to become the first Australian woman to compete in five summer Olympics when she leaves Brisbane on Saturday with partner Tara West.
The headline Australian performances at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, USA, came from Ryan Gregson, who won the International Mile in a world-lead time of 3:53.86 and Collis Birmingham, who smashed his personal best in the two-mile by over 20 seconds.
Five-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist Alicia Coutts has won a brace of gold medals in the pool overnight for Australia claiming the 100m freestyle and 200 IM, in a new championship record time,
The Australian contingent will head back to the drawing board in preparation for the next leg of the 2011 Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in Kitzbuhel after a disappointing weekend’s racing in Madrid.
Commonwealth Games golden girl Alicia Coutts will compete in her first international meet since winning five gold medals in Delhi when she spearheads a band of 17 Australian swimmers
With one eye on Shanghai, Australia’s top divers will be competing in Melbourne this weekend at the 2011 Australian Selection Trials. Following a weekend of high-flying competition, the Australian Team will be named for the July World Championships in China.