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Wu takes diving bronze at World Series

Wu takes diving bronze at World Series

14 March 2016

Melissa Wu has underlined her Olympic medal potential with a hard-fought bronze medal at the World Series diving event at Beijing.

Aussies top pool in Canada

Aussies top pool in Canada

13 March 2016

Australia has secured its Cup quarter-final spot with a 49-14 win over Wales to finish a mixed day at the Canada Sevens.

Stratton and Williams make history at Perth Track Classic

Stratton and Williams make history at Perth Track Classic

13 March 2016

Australia boasts a new national long jump record holder after Brooke Stratton(Vic) soared to 7.05m (w: +2.0) to take victory at the Perth Track Classic.

Aussie men to face USA as Rio basketball draw released

Aussie men to face USA as Rio basketball draw released

12 March 2016

At the official draw in Switzerland conducted by FIBA early Saturday morning AEDT, the shape of the tournament became clear as the men's and women's pools were selected.

Rocky road to Rio can't slow Ivory

Rocky road to Rio can't slow Ivory

11 March 2016

The road to Rio doesn’t get much rockier than the path that Australia’s mountain bike hopefuls are currently traversing.

Strong crunch time wins for Australia in Rio

Strong crunch time wins for Australia in Rio

11 March 2016

Australia’s beach volleyball teams turned their form around on day two of the Rio Grand Slam at Copacabana Beach.

Matthews maintains Paris-Nice lead

Matthews maintains Paris-Nice lead

11 March 2016

Australia's Michael Matthews has maintained his Paris-Nice lead after Nacer Bouhanni extracted a measure of revenge to win the fourth stage.

Baker-Finch likes Rio course and hints Scott is keen

Baker-Finch likes Rio course and hints Scott is keen

11 March 2016

Ian Baker-Finch is extremely buoyant about the new Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro, and has hinted Adam Scott is keener than many think.

Aussies preparing crocodile appearance in Rio

Aussies preparing crocodile appearance in Rio

11 March 2016

First it was AC/DC at London, now the Australian synchronised swimming team is set to showcase the crocodile.

Friedrichs added to women's sevens squad

Friedrichs added to women's sevens squad

11 March 2016

Georgie Friedrichs is the latest addition to the Australian Women’s Sevens squad.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.