China has been stripped of a bronze medal from the 2000 Sydney Olympics for fielding an underage female gymnast, with the women's team medal now going to the US.
Beach volleyball champion Natalie Cook has called on Australia's top beach flags racer, Simon Harris, to help her prepare for her fifth Olympic Games campaign in 2012.
Improved training facilities for Australia's elite cyclists could give them the edge over arch rivals Britain at the 2012 London Olympics, Federal Sports Minister Kate Ellis says.
Superstar Lauren Jackson has declared the current crop of home-grown, female basketballing talent the best she has seen.
Reigning Olympic champion Scott Brennan has withdrawn from the national rowing selection trials, starting on Friday, to continue his hiatus from the sport.
The following players have been nominated by Hockey Australia to the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) to compete in the Youth Olympic Games in August 2010.
Australian sailing teams are preparing to continue their run of encouraging results at the Semaine Olympique Francais de Voile which starts this Saturday 24 April in Hyeres, France. The regatta forms round four of seven events in the ISAF Sailing World Cup and runs until 30 April.
Eamon Sullivan overcame yet another knock to his battered body to turn in an impressive performance in the opening session of the grand prix swimming meet in Sydney on Friday.
Australias top rowers have produced some solid racing on the first morning of the 2010 Rowing Australia National Selection Trials at the Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith.
The Australian men's basketball team will host current world No.1 Argentina in a three-game series in June as part of their preparations for this year's world championships. Argentina currently hold top spot on governing body FIBA's world rankings, ahead of the United States and their bevy of NBA talent, after almost a decade of outstanding results.