The Australian men's under 23s have secured a valuable point in their opening Stage 2 Olympic qualifying match with a scoreless draw against Iran in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium overnight. There were few chances for either team in the match played in cold conditions with snow falling in the Iranian capital the day prior to the match.
The Australian under 23 men's football team have won a playoff for third while Jamaica's Olympic team beat their Chinese counterparts 5-4 on penalties to lift the Lunar New Year Cup.Australia also needed penalties to overcome Hong Kong in the match for third place. They led the hosts 2-0 through
The Kookaburras have come from behind to tie 3-3 with the Netherlands in the fourth and final game of the four-test series
An outstanding solo effort from Stephen Lambert has given the Kookaburras a series win after they drew with the Netherlands 1-1 in Brisbane
In a game full of many highlights, three pieces of brilliance stood out in the second match of the Kookaburras vs Netherlands four-test series that saw Australia get over the line 5-4.
The Hockeyroos have opened their Champions Trophy campaign with a 3-0 win over Japan in Quilmes, Argentina this morning. The result is a good one for coach Frank Murray and his young, inexperienced side with three goals against a tight Japanese defence
Queenslander Carla Ryan, produced a champion ride on a champion's bike to claim the women's road time trial crown at the Australian Open Road Championships in Bunninyong, near Ballarat, Victoria.
Ky Hurst has swum his way onto the Telstra Dolphins Australian open water swim team for next year’s FINA World Championships
Robert Smeets and Alicia Molik have earned wildcards into the Australian Open main draw after winning the wildcard playoffs at Melbourne Park.
The 2006 staging of Melbourne’s time honoured Telstra Zatopek Classic coincided with a welcome change in the weather for the rest of the community, but one that brought mixed fortunes for the athletes taking part.
Whilst the distance runners generally revelled in the wet and cooler conditions, the sprinters, jumpers and throwers were less enthusiastic.