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Wrestlers to carry Australia’s hopes in reborn sport

Wrestlers to carry Australia’s hopes in reborn sport

17 February 2016

In just under three weeks Australian wrestlers will take the next step in what is one of the most convoluted and challenging Olympic qualification journeys of any sport.

Australian women's football team announced for Olympic qualifiers

Australian women's football team announced for Olympic qualifiers

17 February 2016

Head Coach of the Australian women's football team, Alen Stajcic has named his 20 player-squad for the 2016 Olympic qualifying tournament in Japan

Lee embraces Aussie Open golf pressure

Lee embraces Aussie Open golf pressure

17 February 2016

Perth's Minjee Lee says she's embracing expectations of being the nation's top-ranked golfer in this week's Australian Open.

Nelson’s equaliser helps Aussies from behind to secure a draw

Nelson’s equaliser helps Aussies from behind to secure a draw

17 February 2016

Ashleigh Nelson’s equalising goal in the 54th minute of the match, helped Australia come back from behind to secure a 3-3 draw on the final siren in the third match of the series

World League Final spots up for grabs for Aussies

World League Final spots up for grabs for Aussies

16 February 2016

The FINA Women’s World League Intercontinental Tournament gets underway tomorrow, with the Australian Women’s team set to face China in the opening round.

Weekend wrap - Monday 15 February 2016

Weekend wrap - Monday 15 February 2016

15 February 2016

Another huge weekend of Olympic sport as Australia secured another six quotas for Rio 2016.

Aussie crews outside medals at Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX World Champs

Aussie crews outside medals at Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX World Champs

15 February 2016

Olympic gold medallists Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen have finished outside in sixth place.

Gubecka and Lee score Queensland open water double

Gubecka and Lee score Queensland open water double

15 February 2016

Open water swimmers Karina Lee and Jarrod Poort have secured spots at the Olympic qualification event in Portugal in June.

Parker moves one step closer to Rio

Parker moves one step closer to Rio

15 February 2016

Perth teenager Caitlin Parker is one step closer to the Rio after beating Kaye Scott in a box-off in the women's 75kg division.

Aussies go down 1-0 to Great Britain in Bunbury

Aussies go down 1-0 to Great Britain in Bunbury

15 February 2016

In a fast and physical second clash against Great Britain in Bunbury, the Hockeyroos went down 1-0 to the world number six team on Sunday afternoon.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).