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Rio qualifier preparations heat up in Doha

Rio qualifier preparations heat up in Doha

12 November 2015

With just over two months until their Rio 2016 fate is decided the preparations for the Australian men’s football team are heating up.

Teamwork to help Water Polo women get Rio Gold

Teamwork to help Water Polo women get Rio Gold

12 November 2015

The Australian women’s water polo team have one goal in mind for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold.

Handball men in Olympic qualifier

Handball men in Olympic qualifier

12 November 2015

The Australian Men’s Handball Team are on their way to Qatar for the Olympic qualification tournament in Doha

Olympians honoured in Cycling Australia Hall of Fame

Olympians honoured in Cycling Australia Hall of Fame

11 November 2015

Seven Olympians will be recognised as inaugural inductees to the Cycling Australia Hall of Fame.

Cathy Freeman wins prestigious IOC Award

Cathy Freeman wins prestigious IOC Award

11 November 2015

Sydney 2000 Olympic Champion Cathy Freeman has been awarded the IOC Women and Sport Award for the Oceania region, for her works through her Foundation.

Russia defends itself over doping scandal

Russia defends itself over doping scandal

11 November 2015

Russia has rejected as "groundless" accusations of widespread doping and corruption in athletics and promised a rapid response to avoid suspension from Rio 2016

Damming doping report vindicates Tallent push for gold

Damming doping report vindicates Tallent push for gold

10 November 2015

The fallout from a damning report by an independent commission of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) into systematic doping in athletics has begun, with one of the recommendations being to ban all Russian track and field athletes from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Sevens hopefuls will have to prove themselves

Sevens hopefuls will have to prove themselves

10 November 2015

Interim men’s sevens coach Tim Walsh says the program would “be crazy” not to welcome fifteens players into the fold, but everyone vying for an Olympic spot would need to earn it.

Athletics Australia strong response to WADA report

Athletics Australia strong response to WADA report

10 November 2015

Athletics Australia CEO, Phil Jones, has spoken firmly in the wake of the release of the WADA Independent Commission Report.

Tallent still waiting on 2012 Olympic gold

Tallent still waiting on 2012 Olympic gold

10 November 2015

ATHLETICS: Australian walker Jared Tallent has sent a not-so-subtle reminder to the IOC: I haven't forgotten about my gold medal from the 2012 London Olympics.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).

Did you know?

Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.