The Kookaburras have reached the gold medal grand final of the Hockey World League in Raipur after defeating the Netherlands 3-2 in their semi-final.
Australian boxers will take the next step on their long and difficult path to the Rio Olympics at a challenge event in Melbourne this weekend.
Doctors told Grant Nel if he continued to dive, he might never walk again. But athletes don’t give up on their dreams easily, and Nel decided to roll the dice.
Australia’s top female sprint canoeists have taken the first step towards erasing their disappointing 2015 with a solid performance on the opening day of the first Grand Prix in Adelaide.
A back injury has forced two-time Olympic champion Anna Meares to withdraw from team sprint qualifying at the track cycling World Cup at Cambridge in New Zealand.
Britt back home after World Cup gold
Gallery: Looking back at 2016
Did you know?
Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.