Summer News

Shelley Watts of Australia celebrates winning the gold medal against Laishram Devi of India in the Women's Light (57 - 60kg) Final at SSE Hydro during day ten of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on August 2, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Boxing: Commonwealth Games champion Shelley Watts is one fight away from a Women's World Championship boxing medal

A computer generated projection of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium.

TOKYO 2020: Tokyo is looking to slash the price tag for the 2020 Summer Olympics by $US1.7 billion ($A1.84 billion) through scrapping or scaling back plans to build new facilities amid fears over spiralling costs.

Eloise Wellings of Australia competes in the Women's 10,000m Final on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 3, 2012 in London, England.

RIO 2016: Swimmers could have their worlds spun upside down with the release of a proposed midnight finish for swimming finals at the Rio Olympic Games, while athletics finals will return to the morning for the first time since Seoul 1988.

Olympic legends Malcolm Page, Kerri Pottharst, Sandra Morgan-Beavis and Deb Watson at the Australian Olympic Committee Road to Rio IGNITE session on 19 November 2014 at Sydney Olympic Park.

RIO2016: There was a buzz in the air, a steely determination and plenty of laughs at the first IGNITE session for Australia's Rio 2016 Olympic hopefuls in Sydney.

IOC President Thomas Bach and Austalian kayaker Jessica Fox in Lausanne, Switzerland at the Agenda 2020 round table discussion on November 18, 2014.

IOC: Australian Olympic kayaker Jessica Fox has played a part in the launch of Agenda 2020- the International Olympic Committee’s road map for the future of the Games.

Agenda 2020 Round table attendees - including Australian Jessica Fox with IOC President, Thomas Bach in Lausanne, Switzerland on November 18, 2014.

IOC: International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today revealed the 40 proposals that make up Olympic Agenda 2020, a strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement, which will be discussed and voted on by the full IOC membership at the 127th IOC Session this 8 and 9 December in Monaco.

Dani Samuels is on the Road to Rio - IGNITE

RIO 2016: Some 21 months out from the Rio Olympic Games in 2016, the Australian Olympic Committee today launched Road to Rio: IGNITE in Sydney.

Champions Trophy squad named

17 November 2014
Russell Ford hits past Ramon Allegre of Spain on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Riverbank Arena on August 1, 2012 in London, England.

HOCKEY: Head Coach Graham Reid has handed Champions Trophy call-ups to youngsters Tom Craig, Matthew Dawson and Flynn Ogilvie as Australia’s men’s hockey team heads to India to defend the title it won on home turf in Melbourne in 2012.

Boxing Australia President Ted Tanner

Boxing Australia President, Ted Tanner was elected and appointed as the Vice President for Oceania at the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) 2014 Congress.

West Australian rider Jessica Manson on Legal Star jumping to a clear round and victory at the Adelaide International CCI4* on Sunday 16 November 2014.

EQUESTRIAN: Young West Australian rider Jessica Manson has won her first FEI Classics Australian International CCI4*.