Summer News

Anna Meares leads Tamilla Abassova of Russia in the sprint during Athens 2004.

Australia's sprint cyclists have scored a clean sweep at the Los Angeles Cycling Classic in the first event of their...

The Australian team in Tianjin, China after winning the 2006 World Cup.

Australia spurned Olympic champion Italy’s challenge 10-7 to win the Women’s Water Polo World Cup in Tianjin, China...

Luke Doerner scores his third goal in two games against Korea.

The Kookaburras won game two of their four-match series against Korea in Canberra on Sunday, 2-1 in a tough battle...

Rebecca Rippon on the attack against Italy in the premlimary round of Athens 2004.

Australia crushed reigning champion Hungary 9-6 overnight to cruise into Saturday’s semifinals of the Women’s...

Justin Gatlin winning the 100m final in Athens, ahead of Portugals' Francis Obikwelu and Maurice Greene of the USA.

Track and field's world governing body is investigating Justin Gatlin's coach for alleged doping violations...

Australian goalie Alicia McCormack looks for an open teammate against China at the World League Water Polo Semi-finals on July 15, 2006.

Australian goalkeeper Alicia McCormack helped shut down Olympic champion Italy on the second night of the Women’s Water...

Kate Gynther of Australia and Ericka Lorenz of the USA contest the ball in the women's Water Polo bronze medal game at Athens 2004.

Australia reaffirmed its Commonwealth champion status with a stirring 12-8 victory over Canada on the opening night...

Chinese women dressed in Peking Opera's costumes perform during the opening ceremony of the fourth Olympic Cultural Festival at the Badaling section of the Great Wall on June 23, 2006.

China's preparations for the 2008 Olympics are on schedule and going smoothly, Games officials said today as the clock...

Laure Manadou of France wins the 400m freestyle at Athens 2004, her countries first swimming gold in over 50 years.

French teenage sensation Laure Manaudou ended a stunning European Championships with a world record and a record-equalling...

Two years before the opening of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, preparations remain well on track with pollution and traffic problems...