Summer News

James Spithill receiving the Male Sailor of Year Award from Her Highness the Princess Royal.

New South Wales athletes James Spithill and Allison Shreeve took out the coveted male and female Sailor of the Year trophies...

China stuns Hockeyroos

12 July 2006
Hockeyroos playing China at the 2005 World Cup in Perth.

China has stunned Australia to win 2-1 in the women's Champions Trophy field hockey tournament....

Andrew Bogut taking on the USA at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

Australian NBA star Andrew Bogut will make his first appearance for the national basketball team in almost two years...

It rained from above and then poured gold for the Australian team on the final night of competition at the Oceania Swimming Championships in Cairns...

Matthew Mitcham winning platform gold at the 2005 Australian Youth Olympic Festival.

Australia will send a new-look Diving Team to the prestigious World Cup in Changshu, China from 19-23 July...

Michael Rogers competing in the time trial at Athens 2004, where he placed 4th.

Sylvain Calzati, of the AG2R team, handed the host its second stage victory of the Tour de France overnight, winning the 181km...

Tatiana Grigorieva celebrates her silver medal in the pole vault at Sydney 2000.

Jamaica's Asafa Powell won the men's 100m at the Paris IAAF Golden League with an impressive time of 9.85sec...

The Aussie Spirit has defeated Canada 6-4 to win the 2006 Canada Cup back-to-back...

Nikki Hudson playing against New Zealand at the Sydney Olympics.

Missed opportunities have again cost the Hockeyroos a win, this time over New Zealand in their second game of the...

Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon celebrates the penalty shoot-out victory over France for the 2006 World Cup.

The 2006 FIFA World Cup ended in a blaze of colour and a roar of sound when Italian captain Fabio Cannavaro lifted the coveted...