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Aussie track stars keen to test out Anna Meares Velodrome

Aussie track stars keen to test out Anna Meares Velodrome

14 February 2017

Track sprint star Matthew Glaetzer is eager for his first hit out on Brisbane’s Anna Meares Velodrome, but is predicting a tough battle for the coveted green and gold jerseys when the 2017 Cycling Australia Track National Championship begin on March 2.

Catley keen on more success

Catley keen on more success

14 February 2017

After lifting the W-League trophy on the weekend, Steph Catley says the Australian women's football team should shoot for a first piece of silverware in seven years when they play at the Algarve Cup next month.

Three Olympians appointed as Australian Hockey assistant coaches

Three Olympians appointed as Australian Hockey assistant coaches

13 February 2017

Hockey Australia has confirmed that two assistant coaches have been appointed to each of its national teams, the Kookaburras and the Hockeyroos.

Japan Champs of Softball Down Under Series

Japan Champs of Softball Down Under Series

13 February 2017

A combination of a relentless heatwave and a high-quality Japanese national team consigned the Aussie Spirit to runners-up status at the International Down Under Series in Sydney.

Australian Team annouced for Cali and Los Angeles Track World Cups

Australian Team annouced for Cali and Los Angeles Track World Cups

13 February 2017

Cycling Australia has named a 13-rider team headed by four members of the Rio Olympic team and a number of rising stars to contest the final two rounds of the 2016-17 UCI Track World Cup series.

Dening’s insights a key to Aussie success

Dening’s insights a key to Aussie success

13 February 2017

Mitch Dening has an insight into Japanese baseball that no other player on the 2017 World Baseball Classic team has.

Bolt leads All-Stars to Nitro victory

Bolt leads All-Stars to Nitro victory

12 February 2017

Usain Bolt led his All-Stars to victory in the inaugural Coles Nitro Athletics Melbourne series by winning two events, including the relay finale, at Lakeside Stadium in front of a sell-out crowd on Saturday night.

New Head Coach for Women’s Olympic Water Polo Program

New Head Coach for Women’s Olympic Water Polo Program

10 February 2017

Water Polo Australia (WPA) is please to announce Sakis Kechagias from Greece, as the National Women’s Head Coach to lead the Australian Women’s Water Polo team.

Bolt All-Stars leave it late again, win round two after controversy

Bolt All-Stars leave it late again, win round two after controversy

10 February 2017

The Bolt All-Stars have won the second round of Coles Nitro Athletics Melbourne at Lakeside Stadium on Thursday night following a lengthy delay and review of a drama-filled final 4x100m event.

Australia's World Baseball Classic Roster Announced

Australia's World Baseball Classic Roster Announced

9 February 2017

Baseball Australia in conjunction with Team Australia Baseball is proud to announce the 28-man roster that will represent Australia at the 2017 World Baseball Classic (WBC).

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.

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).