Summer News

Stephen Lambert rushes the Dutch striker during the third match of the four test series in Brisbane.

An outstanding solo effort from Stephen Lambert has given the Kookaburras a series win after they drew with the Netherlands 1-1 in Brisbane

Luke Doerner scores the first of his two goals against the Netherlands in Australia's 5-4 victory in 2nd game of 4-test Series, Jan 2007.

In a game full of many highlights, three pieces of brilliance stood out in the second match of the Kookaburras vs Netherlands four-test series that saw Australia get over the line 5-4.

Hockeyroos open with a win

14 January 2007
Athens Olympian Peta Gallagher.

The Hockeyroos have opened their Champions Trophy campaign with a 3-0 win over Japan in Quilmes, Argentina this morning. The result is a good one for coach Frank Murray and his young, inexperienced side with three goals against a tight Japanese defence

Queenslander Carla Ryan, produced a champion ride on a champion's bike to claim the women's road time trial crown at the Australian Open Road Championships in Bunninyong, near Ballarat, Victoria.

Ky Hurst competing in the 400m heats at the Commonwealth Games trials, 30 Jan 2006.

Ky Hurst has swum his way onto the Telstra Dolphins Australian open water swim team for next year’s FINA World Championships

Alica Molik with her singles bronze medal from Athens 2004.

Robert Smeets and Alicia Molik have earned wildcards into the Australian Open main draw after winning the wildcard playoffs at Melbourne Park.

Pat Johnson winning the 100 yards at the Zatopek Classic in Melbourne, 14 Dec 2006.

The 2006 staging of Melbourne’s time honoured Telstra Zatopek Classic coincided with a welcome change in the weather for the rest of the community, but one that brought mixed fortunes for the athletes taking part. Whilst the distance runners generally revelled in the wet and cooler conditions, the sprinters, jumpers and throwers were less enthusiastic.

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 came form 7-4 down in the third quarter to beat Commonwealth rival Canada 10-9 in the play-off for bronze...

Dutton to ride for America

8 December 2006

Dual Olympic Team Gold medallist Phillip Dutton has notified the Equestrian Federation of Australia that he plans to...

The president of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has shot down hopes Australia had of competing in future Asian Games...