Summer News

Bronwyn Thompson soaring to fourth place at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

Distance runner Craig Mottram and long jumper Bronwyn Thompson have been acclaimed as Australia's track and field athletes of the year...

Australian teenage diving sensation Melissa Wu.

Australia’s latest diving duo Melissa Wu and Alex Croak have added a further silver lining to their FINA Grand Prix results in Rome...

Bowing to pressure to enact stricter doping penalties, FIFA will adopt minimum two-year suspensions yet still allow national...

Australian teenage diving sensation Melissa Wu.

Diving sensation Melissa Wu captured the hearts of all Australians during the Commonwealth Games and now she has taken a stunning leap to stardom...

Smoggy Beijing is unlikely to meet its target for "blue sky" days with acceptable air quality this year, the government said...

Sarah Jamieson contesting the 1500m at the 2004 Athens Olympics.

Dual Olympian and Commonwealth Games silver medallist Sarah Jamieson was the outstanding Australian athlete at the...

Matthew Goss winning stage 2 of Vuelta Navarra in Spain, May 2006.

Matthew Goss has claimed the points classification and led home the bunch to claim second in the sixth and final stage of the Vuelta Navarra in Spain...

John Steffenson, was a key member of Australia's silver medal winning 4 x 400 metre relay team at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

Commonwealth Games champion, John Steffensen, will compete this Sunday (Monday AEST) in the 32nd Annual Prefontaine Classic in the United States - his first race since...

Ian Thorpe talks to the Press at adidas House during the Athens Olympics.

Five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe has withdrawn from the Australian squad that will jet off to Europe on Monday...

Kim Crow hadn’t set foot inside a rowing boat 12 months ago. This month the 20-year-old from the Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will represent Australia...