Summer News

Jana Pittman in the 400m hurdles final at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games, where she placed 5th.

Dual Olympic 400m hurdler Jana Rawlinson -- formerly Pittman -- is pregnant with her first child...

Lauren Jackson was the star for the silver medal winning Opals at the 2004 Athens Olympics.

Australian basketball superstar Lauren Jackson was the only non-American selected for the WNBA's All-Decade team...

Craig Stevens in the 4x200m heats at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games.

Craig Stevens has continued his international swimming renaissance in the second leg of the Mare Nostrum Series...

The Berlin Olympic Stadium is the most famous of the 12 stadiums which will be used at the football World Cup...

Justin Gatlin winning the 100m final in Athens, ahead of Portugals' Francis Obikwelu and Maurice Greene of the USA.

The world's fastest men will finally face each other on the track...

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...