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Aussies win first test against China

Aussies win first test against China

29 January 2016

Australian Women's Water Polo team have taken out the first test match against China 14-9 in front of the home crowd in Perth.

Boyd soars to Australian pole vault record

Boyd soars to Australian pole vault record

29 January 2016

Dual Olympian Alana Boyd will start the day with an improved Australian record after soaring over 4.77m in the women’s pole vault on the Sunshine Coast last night.

IOC issues Zika advisory warning

IOC issues Zika advisory warning

29 January 2016

The IOC will issue an advisory note this week following the outbreak of the Zika virus which is spreading rapidly across South America.

IOC issues Zika advisory warning

IOC issues Zika advisory warning

29 January 2016

The IOC will issue an advisory note this week following the outbreak of the Zika virus which is spreading rapidly across South America.

Fastest Aussie Joshua Clarke set for Hunter Track Classic

Fastest Aussie Joshua Clarke set for Hunter Track Classic

29 January 2016

Australia’s fastest man Joshua Clarke will launch his campaign for Rio 2016 selection at the Hunter Track Classic on Saturday.

Evans' long road to wrestling at Rio

Evans' long road to wrestling at Rio

28 January 2016

Connor Evans’ dreams of competing at the Olympic Games started at age seven in Scotland watching professional wrestling on TV.

Buchanan upbeat for Rio BMX campaign

Buchanan upbeat for Rio BMX campaign

28 January 2016

A social media "detox" is helping Australian BMX superstar Caroline Buchanan to get mentally ready to chase gold at the Rio Olympics.

Australia reacts as Matthew Mitcham retires

Australia reacts as Matthew Mitcham retires

28 January 2016

Find out what Australia had to say on social media after Matthew Mitcham announced his retirement from professional diving.

Mitcham retires to focus on new routine

Mitcham retires to focus on new routine

28 January 2016

Matthew Mitcham has announced his retirement from professional diving aged 27.

Sailing World Cup Miami

Sailing World Cup Miami

27 January 2016

Australian Sailing Team’s Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have taken the lead at the first Sailing World Cup of 2016.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.