Penny Taylor headlines a host of injured Opals who may be rested early on as Australia's world championship defence gets underway in the Czech Republic.
IT WAS a defining moment of the Beijing Olympics. Matthew Mitcham performed the single greatest dive in Olympic history to overtake his Chinese rivals
Craig Mottram sent national selectors a clear reminder of what Australia will be missing at next month's Commonwealth Games by storming to victory at the Great North City Games.The former world championships bronze medallist powered away from the field in a two-mile race on the banks of the River Tyne in Newcastle in the Australia v England competition.
Reigning world champion Cadel Evans has announced he is shaping up perfectly for the 2010 UCI Road World Championships after securing third place at the GP Wallonie in Belgium. Two-time Tour de France runner up Evans has ruled out a mass sprint on the uphill finish on Moorabool Street in Geelong
Do you remember that night in September,
When all of our dreams came true,
When the horse reared on high against the night sky
And the world was enthralled - where were you?
Emma Moffatt captured back to back world triathlon titles with a second placing in the season finale in Budapest behind compatriot Emma Snowsill.
There were so many highlights at the 'best ever Games' in Sydney in 2000 and here are a sample of them.
Durban has emerged as South Africa's candidate for the 2020 Olympics after three other cities failed to express interest.
Australia’s World Cup dreams have come to an end after losing to Germany 1-0 today in Argentina.
The Boomers have quickly switched their focus to the 2012 Olympics in London after a stark wake-up call at the basketball world championships in Turkey.