European clubs on Tuesday urged FIFA to accept that only players aged under 21 years can take part in the Olympic Games football tournament instead of 23 years as presently allowed.
NSW Institute of Sport (NSWIS) athlete and world discus champion Dani Samuels resumed competition last night at the Rieti Grand Prix in Italy.
In what was a stunning night for Australia at the 2009 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships at Stromlo Forest Park in Canberra, Jared Graves and local heroine Caroline Buchanan have claimed a golden double in the four cross (4X - non-Olympic) events.Racing under lights, Queensland’s Graves and Canberra’s Buchanan won Australia’s first medals of the championships
Olympic gold medallist Emma Snowsill has relinquished her battle to contest the world triathlon championship series grand final before her home fans on the Gold Coast.Snowsill, her fiance and coach Craig Walton and her surgeon jointly made the decision not to risk the three-time world champion's
Jess Schipper executed the perfect race to claim the 200m butterfly gold medal in world record time at the FINA world championships on Thursday as Australian teammate
Australia's Emily Seebohm buried her Beijing demons with a bronze medal in the women's 100m backstroke at the FINA world championships on Tuesday. Seebohm failed to reach the final at the 2008 Olympic Games after she lost seven kilograms through pre-meet stress.
Sally McLellan is shaping as the outright 100m hurdles gold medal favourite at next month's world championships after smashing her own national record with another stunning
Brenton Rickard became Australia's newest world champion while Stephanie Rice, Jess Schipper and Matt Targett won silver medals in a sensational night
World Cup champion and Olympic bronze medallist Australia is out of the medal hunt at the FINA world championships women's water polo competition in Rome.
Australia claimed their first medal of the FINA world championships on Sunday, with the women's 4x100m freestyle relay team collecting bronze at the Foro Italico.