A young, untried Australian combination has ridden the fastest teams pursuit time in this country, posting only the second mark under the magical four minutes.
Although competitiveness is natural in any sporting team, the term took on a new meaning yesterday for the Kookaburras as they put down their hockey sticks to compare moustaches as part of the Movember challenge
World champion cyclist Cadel Evans is amazed at the number of people who have taken up the sport because of him. In the wake of the controversial Crawford Report, Evans said it is important that government funding for sport continues.
World and Olympic pole vault champion Steve Hooker has joined some exclusive company in being shortlisted for the male world track and field athlete of the year award.
Libby Trickett is still agonising over her future in the pool as fellow golden girl Leisel Jones dips back into international competition for the first time in 15 months today.
A group of Australian Olympians today received a timely financial boost, in the form of the adidas Medal Incentive
Australia has slipped to 7th on the gold and overall medal tally according to the latest benchmark study conducted by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC).
Two stunning silver medal performances by Lauren Mitchell helped Australia notch up its best world gymnastics championships result as the competition wrapped up on Sunday.The 18-year-old finished second in the balance beam and the floor exercises in an outstanding result for the Perth schoolgirl.
Australia have achieved their best ever qualifying results at a world gymnastics championships
Organisers of the 2012 Olympics in London are set to scrap plans for a new temporary venue to host badminton and rhythmic gymnastics as a cost-cutting measure.