Summer News

A general view of the continuing construction work on the London 2012 Olympic Park on July 30, 2010 in London.

The once derelict site which is now London’s Olympic Park has revealed everything from cobbled streets from the Roman days to old cars, refrigerators and now four prehistoric

The force of riot police on show in London outside the West Ham football ground, Upton Park on August 25, 2009 in London, England.

Security will be tight and very well organised at the 2012 Olympics in London in the wake of the 2005 tragedy when terrorists blew up three tube trains and a bus killing over 50 people.

Four-time Olympian and two-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Diamond.

Dual Olympic gold medallist Michael Diamond has narrowly missed out on a place in the 2010 ISSF World Shooting Championship final despite a tremendous fight back

Matthew Swann celebrates a rare goal in the 2010 Champions Trophy against England, where Australia won 3-2 in Germany.

The Kookaburras remain undefeated at the 2010 Champions Trophy after hanging on against a late surging England to record a 3-2

A general view of the continuing construction work on the London 2012 Olympic Park on July 30, 2010 in London, England.

The Chairman of London 2012, Lord Sebastian Coe, opened the conference saying press had long been “his greatest sponsors” when he was a gold medal winning distance runner.

A general view of the continuing construction work on the London 2012 Olympic Park on July 30, 2010 in London, England.

The Chairman of London 2012, Lord Sebastian Coe, opened the conference saying press had long been “his greatest sponsors” when he was a gold medal winning distance runner.

The Australian Boomers line up for the national anthem during game one of the International Series between Australia and Argentina at Challenge Stadium on June 25, 2010 in Perth, Australia.

The Australian men’s national basketball team have been narrowly defeated in the Final of the 2010 Stankovic Continental Cup by Slovenia 71-60 at the Liugang Gymnasium in Liuzhou, China.

Simon Orchard celebrates a goal against the Netherlands in Australia's 6-3 win during the preliminary match at the 2010 Champions Trophy in Germany.

The Kookaburras have come from behind to record a memorable victory over old rivals the Netherlands in their round two match at the 2010 Champions Trophy in Germany.

Bronze medalist Warren Potent competes in the Men's 50m Rifle Prone Final at the Beijing Shooting Range Hall on Day 7 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 15, 2008 in Beijing, China.

Warren Potent has defied a dislocated shoulder to claim tenth place at the 2010 ISSF World Shooting Championships

Melinda McLeod of QLD leads in the Probikx Junior Women's group during the BMX National Tour & Oceania Series at Melba BMX Track on March 6, 2010 in Canberra, Australia.

Queensland schoolgirl Melinda McLeod claimed a bronze medal as crashes and misfortune ruined the hopes of some leading Australian hopefuls at the BMX cycling world championships in South Africa.