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Touretski: Thorpe Comeback Going Well

Touretski: Thorpe Comeback Going Well

11 May 2011

Apart from revealing "he's going well", the man who has the onerous task of getting 28-year-old Thorpe back to his competitive best after five years out of the pool was remaining tight-lipped.

Mark cleans up at Arafura Games

Mark cleans up at Arafura Games

10 May 2011

1996 Olympic gold medallist Russell Mark (VIC) claimed victory yesterday in the men’s double trap at the Arafura Games in Darwin.

Australia thrash NZ

Australia thrash NZ

10 May 2011

Australia got its FINA World League water polo campaign off to a thumping start with a 22-4 thrashing of New Zealand on Tuesday.

Kookaburras back to their best

Kookaburras back to their best

10 May 2011

The Kookaburras have found their best form at the Azlan Shah Cup, scoring three unanswered second half goals to defeat Pakistan in Malaysia tonight.

Spotlight on London - May Blog

Spotlight on London - May Blog

9 May 2011

The April highlights reel could keep sports buffs entertained for hours. The past month delivered action-packed national championships in swimming, rowing, athletics and BMX cycling, dramatic hockey showdowns and the romance of sailing in Majorca and the Côte d'Azur. With a string of bright young things bursting onto the scene, it is little wonder London 2012 is set to be a sell-out show.

Sexton win sends Olympic selection message

Sexton win sends Olympic selection message

9 May 2011

Rising Australian triathlete Brendan Sexton sent a loud Olympic selection message as he broke through to win his maiden ITU World Cup title in Monterrey, northern Mexico.

Olyroos squad named

Olyroos squad named

9 May 2011

Olyroos Head Coach Aurelio Vidmar and Young Socceroos Head Coach Jan Versleijen today announced a joint 31-player squad that will go into a training camp at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra next week.

Olyroos squad named

Olyroos squad named

9 May 2011

Olyroos Head Coach Aurelio Vidmar and Young Socceroos Head Coach Jan Versleijen today announced a joint 31-player squad that will go into a training camp at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra next week.

Eventing World Cup results

Eventing World Cup results

9 May 2011

The Sydney International Equestrian Centre hosted fierce equestrian competition over the weekend.

Relay girls qualify for worlds

Relay girls qualify for worlds

9 May 2011

Australia is ready for a relay blitz at this year's athletics world championships, with the women's 4x100m squad sealing qualification on Sunday.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

Eat Like A Champ - Lunchbox series

Did you know?

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