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Mitchell and Mathews star at Nomination Trials

Mitchell and Mathews star at Nomination Trials

2 April 2016

Morgan Mitchell and Luke Mathews will be automatically nominated for Rio 2016 selection after victory in the women’s 400m and men’s 800m at the Australian Athletics Championships.

Aussies draw with Japan in Hawkes Bay opener

Aussies draw with Japan in Hawkes Bay opener

2 April 2016

Georgie Parker’s late goal secured a point as the Hockeyroos got their title defence underway with a 1-1 draw against Japan at the Hawke’s Bay Cup

Lewis joins Watts on road to Rio

Lewis joins Watts on road to Rio

2 April 2016

Daniel Lewis is set to join Shelley Watts in the Rio boxing team after he won bronze at the Asian Oceania Olympic qualifiers in China on Friday afternoon.

Aussie wrestlers book their tickets to Rio

Aussie wrestlers book their tickets to Rio

2 April 2016

Australian Greco Roman wrestlers Ivan Popov and Vinod Kumar have qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after a top two finish at the Africa/Oceania Olympic Qualification Tournament in Alger, Algeria.

Decathlete Dubler delivers on Day 2 of Nomination Trials

Decathlete Dubler delivers on Day 2 of Nomination Trials

1 April 2016

Cedric Dubler has produced a stunning performance over two days to win the men’s decathlon at the Australian Athletics Championships and ensure his automatic nomination for selection to the Australian Olympic Team.

Australian Athletics Championships day one wrap

Australian Athletics Championships day one wrap

1 April 2016

A dream start at Rio 2016 remains open to Sam McEntee after he won the men’s 5000m at the Australian Athletics Championships.

Weekend Watch - 1 April 2016

Weekend Watch - 1 April 2016

1 April 2016

With a host of Olympic spots on the line, it will be an action-packed weekend both in Australia and around the globe

Pearson can pull off miracle gold: coach

Pearson can pull off miracle gold: coach

1 April 2016

She hasn't raced for almost a year, but Athletics Australia's head coach is adamant Sally Pearson can still strike gold in Rio.

Two changes for Aussie Sevens trip to Hong Kong

Two changes for Aussie Sevens trip to Hong Kong

1 April 2016

Qantas Australian Men's Sevens Head Coach Andy Friend has made two changes for the Hong Kong Sevens next weekend (8-10 April).

Watts earns Australia's first boxing place at Rio 2016

Watts earns Australia's first boxing place at Rio 2016

31 March 2016

Australia is guaranteed at least one boxer at this year’s Olympic Games after Commonwealth Games gold medallist Shelley Watts won her semi-final at the Asian and Oceania qualifiers in China.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.