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Sam’s the man with stirring sixth in 25km debut

Sam’s the man with stirring sixth in 25km debut

2 August 2015

Sam Sheppard has finished his FINA World Championship open water campaign with a fast finishing sixth in the gruelling 25km on Kazan’s Kazanka River.

Strong showing from Australia in springboard final

Strong showing from Australia in springboard final

2 August 2015

Australian diver Esther Qin has finished fourth in the Chinese-dominated final of the 3-metre springboard at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan.

Australia notch up first win of Asian Championships

Australia notch up first win of Asian Championships

2 August 2015

The Australian men's volleyball team has bounced back from a shock defeat on the opening day of the Asian Men's Volleyball Championships to notch up a straight sets win over Turkmenistan in Tehran.

IOC pledges support for Tokyo Stadium

IOC pledges support for Tokyo Stadium

1 August 2015

TOKYO: The IOC has pledged to support Tokyo 2020 organisers as they prepare to start from scratch and build a new stadium.

Disappointing start for Australia at Asian Championships

Disappointing start for Australia at Asian Championships

1 August 2015

The Australian men’s volleyball team has made a disappointing start to the Asian Championships in Tehran, losing to Qatar in four sets.

Efforts to clean up the pollution in Rio continue

Efforts to clean up the pollution in Rio continue

1 August 2015

RIO 2016: Organisers of next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro say they will work hard over the next 12 months to further improve the water quality at venues

Australia secure two more diving quotas for Rio

Australia secure two more diving quotas for Rio

1 August 2015

DIVING: Maddison Keeney has fought back from the disappointment of her missed dive earlier this week to qualify alongside teammate Esther Qin for the final of the 3-metre springboard

Lingard falls just short of Olympic berth

Lingard falls just short of Olympic berth

1 August 2015

ARCHERY: Semra Lingard’s bid for Olympic qualification came unstuck by a single arrow at the Archery World Championships in Denmark.

Asian Championships set new challenges for Australia

Asian Championships set new challenges for Australia

31 July 2015

The Australian men’s volleyball team begins its Asian Championships campaign determined to confirm their status as one of the powerhouse teams of the region.

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

31 July 2015

Young gun Emily Esposito her sights are set on qualifying for next year's Rio Olympics.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.