Olympian Tia-Clair Toomey and two-time Commonwealth Games medallist, Seen Lee, have been the stand-out performers among the local lifters at the Australian International Weightlifting event in Melbourne at the weekend.
Owen Wright and Stephanie Gilmore claimed victory yesterday at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast, the opening stop on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), in four-to-six foot (1 - 2 m) waves at the world-famous Snapper Rocks.
The most impressive weightlifting field to compete in Australia since the 2006 Commonwealth Games will take part this weekend in the Australia International in Melbourne, with world-class athletes joining Olympic and Commonwealth Games medallists.
Hockey Australia has announced four new members to the 2017 Women's Squad, in addition to the touring team who will contest the Hawkes Bay Cup in Hastings, New Zealand this April.
Australia is set to play host to some of the world's leading water polo teams when the 2017 Men’s Water Polo World League Intercontinental Tournament heads to the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre
Despite a gallant fightback against quality opposition, Australia fell 4-3 in a heartbreaking game against Cuba, and consequently, have been eliminated from the 2017 World Baseball Classic
Sean Lake defended his road race title having done the same in the time trial, as Lisen Hockings claimed a maiden title, with Australia winning all six road races at the 2017 Oceania Road Championship
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Did you know?
Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).
Did you know?
Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.