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Joyce announces squad for first camp as Rio draws near

Joyce announces squad for first camp as Rio draws near

21 March 2016

The Australian Opals have named a squad to head into the first training camp from March 29-April 3.

Day magic keeps Aussies on a roll

Day magic keeps Aussies on a roll

21 March 2016

Jason Day won his eighth career title on the winning the US PGA Tour event in Florida this morning, pulling off a stupendous sand save for par and a one-stroke victory

Willett wins World Cup bronze in Cyprus

Willett wins World Cup bronze in Cyprus

21 March 2016

Double Trap shooter James Willett has again proven his ability to match it with the world’s best having claimed bronze at the 2016 ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Nycosia, Cyprus.

Lapierre jumps to World Indoor Silver with Australian record

Lapierre jumps to World Indoor Silver with Australian record

21 March 2016

Fabrice Lapierre has won the men’s long jump silver medal at the IAAF World Indoor Championships with a new national indoor record of 8.25m.

Kelly forced to put Rio dream on hold - for now

Kelly forced to put Rio dream on hold - for now

21 March 2016

Damon Kelly’s dream of competing for Australia at a third Olympics has suffered a setback in Brisbane.

Court and Schumann win Aussie Tour final, Bawden/Clancy fourth in Brazil

Court and Schumann win Aussie Tour final, Bawden/Clancy fourth in Brazil

20 March 2016

Any doubts about the supremacy of Joshua Court and Damien Schumann on the Australian beach volleyball tour have been put to rest, after the pair won the Australian tour title

Duncan sixth in 1500m at World Indoors

Duncan sixth in 1500m at World Indoors

20 March 2016

Olympic hopeful Melissa Duncan was chuffed after converting her bold front-running tactics into a creditable sixth place in the 1500m final at the world indoor athletics championships

Aussie triathletes secure vital Olympic quota spots for Rio

Aussie triathletes secure vital Olympic quota spots for Rio

20 March 2016

Dual Olympian Emma Moffatt and rising star Marcel Walkington secure all-important wildcard spots for Rio.

David Crawshay announces retirement from international rowing

David Crawshay announces retirement from international rowing

20 March 2016

Australian Rowing Team member and Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medal-winning athlete, David Crawshay, has formally announced his retirement from international rowing.

Henderson and McConnell claim national titles

Henderson and McConnell claim national titles

20 March 2016

London 2012 Olympians and Rio 2016 hopefuls Rebecca Henderson and Daniel McConnell have again claimed national titles at the 2016 Australian MTB Championships.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.