Australia can sew up an Olympic berth with a win or a draw against North Korea in the penultimate match day of the 2016 Olympic qualifying tournament in Osaka.
With the Rio 2016 Olympic Games just 150 days away, Australia's reigning Olympic sprint champion Anna Meares has proven she will be a force in Brazil as she stormed to her best sprint result at a world championships since 2012.
The 20-year-old Luke Mathews almost upstaged David Rudisha to stake his maiden claim for Rio 2016 selection in the men’s 800m at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.
Ashleigh Gentle will take enormous confidence into next month’s Olympic selection race in her home city after a hard-earned silver in the opening World Triathlon Series round in Abu Dhabi.
The Qantas Australian Men's Sevens team has fallen agonisingly short of winning the Las Vegas Sevens after losing to world series leaders Fiji.
Adelaide's Matthew Glaetzer launched himself onto his maiden World Championship sprint podium, claiming silver in the men’s sprint on Saturday in London.
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Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.
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Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.