Dual Olympian, world record holder and multiple world champion Libby Trickett has today announced that she will retire from competitive swimming with immediate effect.
Dani Samuels is no distance runner, but the 2010 season still shapes as a marathon for the reigning discus world champion.
The Kookaburras' ability to conjure big-match wins against the odds sealed a record 10th Champions Trophy
The Kookaburras' grip on a Champions Trophy men's hockey final berth has been loosened with a 3-1 defeat by Olympic champions Germany in Melbourne on Thursday night. Germany ended Australia's unbeaten run in the tournament with three first half goals and an outstanding defensive effort.
Cycling Australia today announced that it will, with regret, wind up the Mountainbike Cross Country (MTB XC) High Performance Program effective from 31 December 2009."This has been a very difficult decision to arrive at and one that has come after a considerable period of review," said Cycling Australia CEO, Graham Fredericks.
The Kookaburras remain undefeated and on top of the points table at the ABN AMRO Hockey Champions Trophy despite being pushed all the way by England during tonight’s match.
The Kookaburras say they're a work-in-progress, but they look well ahead of schedule after torching old rivals The Netherlands 7-2 on Sunday to remain the only unbeaten team in the Champions Trophy.
Olympic gold medallist Luke Roberts will return to cycling's UCI ProTour next year, debuting with German team Milram at the Tour Down Under.Tour Down Under race director Mike Turtur confirmed Milram's rider list on Monday for event in Adelaide next January.
England has Oxford-Cambridge, in the United States it's Yale-Harvard and now Australian rowing wants to tap into the rivalry between Melbourne and Sydney.
Ashley Callus has seized ownership of the title of Australia's fastest swimmer by breaking Eamon Sullivan's 50m freestyle record at the AIS International in Canberra.