The Kookaburras have continued their winning ways under new coach Ric Charlesworth, handing the legendary coach his second series victory in as many attempts
Olympic champion Steve Hooker has broken the Australian, Oceania and Commonwealth pole vault record in leaping to victory at the Boston Indoor Games in the United States. Hooker cleared 6.06 metres to become the second highest vaulter in history
Queensland's Anna Meares reclaimed the mantle of national sprint champion in a straight heats victory over defending champion Kaarle McCulloch at the Australian Track Cycling Championships.Meares, who claimed bronze at the 2004 Olympic Games and silver last year in Beijing,
Rising American superstar Xavier Carter and former 100m world record holder Asafa Powell will put a world-class gloss on the sprints in the upcoming grand prix meets in Sydney and Melbourne.
She has scored more goals for Australia than John Aloisi and Archie Thompson combined, has starred in four FIFA World Cups, two Olympic Games and is Australia's most capped soccer player.But it was with minimum fuss and muffled fanfare that Matildas captain Cheryl Salisbury announced her retirement
HISTORICAL VIGNETTE: More than a decade before Andrew Gaze, Mark Bradke and Luc Longley announced Australia’s arrival as a power on the world basketball stage Australia already had an internationally-rated male star. His name was Edward (Ed or Eddie) Sebastian Palubinskas.
Young hockey gun Eddie Ockenden has proven his blistering Beijing Olympic form was no fluke, with the up and comer named the 2008 WorldHockey Young Player of the year overnight. The 21-year-old was awarded the honour during the International Hockey Federation’s (FIH) Congress Dinner in Los Angeles
Britain opened the first venue for the 2012 London Olympics on Friday when it unveiled the sailing facilities in southwest England.
Beijing Olympic star Robin Bell has had his Games canoe stolen and warns it's useless - even dangerous - in inexperienced hands. The West Australian paddler earned national acclaim when he became the first Australian to win an Olympic whitewater canoeing medal in Beijing in August.
Sydney Olympic bronze medallist Geoff Huegill has confirmed his return to competitive swimming as part of coach Grant Stoelwinder's star-studded squad in Sydney. The five-time Commonwealth champion has had major battles with his weight since quitting the sport following the 2004 Athens Olympics.