Summer News

Australian men's basketball coach Brian Goorjian in full voice during the Athens Olympics.

Brian Goorjian has been re-appointed Head Coach of the Australian men’s basketball team through to the 2008 Beijing Olympics...

Grant Hackett of Australia waves from the podium before receiving the silver medal in the men's 1500m Freestyle final held at the National Aquatics Centre during Day 9 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

Swimming superstar Grant Hackett signalled today that breaking his 1,500m world record would be a priority at the upcoming world championships in Melbourne.

Hockeyroos at the medal ceremony after losing the World Cup Final 1-3 to the Netherlands in Madrid, 8 Oct 2006.

The Netherlands overcame a tough Australian challenge to win the Hockey World Cup 3-1 in Madrid overnight...

The Hockeyroos celebrate their extra time vicory over Spain in the World Cup semi-final, Madrid Oct 06.

The Hockeyroos are through to their third World Cup final from the last four World Cups after defeating home team Spain...

Sarah Taylor in action against Argentina during the Champions Trophy in Canberra, Dec 2005.

Australia will play Spain and the Netherlands will take on Argentina in the women's field hockey World Cup semi...

Nine Iranian weightlifters who tested positive for doping on the eve of the world championships have been banned for two...

Craig Mottram’s year has ended with a flourish, setting a new world road best for 3000m at the Great North Run in Newcastle...

Nikki Hudson playing against New Zealand at the Sydney Olympics.

The Hockeyroos are one step closer to a semi-final berth at the Samsung Hockey World Cup in Madrid with a stirring 4-3...

Sarah Taylor in action against Argentina during the Champions Trophy in Canberra, Dec 2005.

Australia moved top of Pool B with a 3-1 defeat of the United States in the women's Hockey World Cup in madrid overnight...

Melanie Twitt in action at the Melbourne Commonwealth Games in March 2006.

A nervous Australia sneaked past South Africa 1-0 in its opening match of the women's hockey World Cup in Madrid overnight...