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Australia wins Tournament of Nations

Australia wins Tournament of Nations

4 August 2017

The Australian women's football team have claimed their first trophy in seven years after a 6-1 destruction of Brazil at the Tournament of Nations.

Marschall pushing for World Championships final

Marschall pushing for World Championships final

4 August 2017

It's only natural that Kurtis Marschall would draw inspiration from the exploits of Steve Hooker.

Schumann and McHugh move through to final 16

Schumann and McHugh move through to final 16

4 August 2017

Australia’s Damien Schumann and Chris McHugh have stormed into the final 16 at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships after a fiery 2-0 win over USA on Thursday.

Roberts & Stevens set to convert preparation to performance at London 2017

Roberts & Stevens set to convert preparation to performance at London 2017

4 August 2017

It was at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park last month that Kelsey-Lee Roberts (ACT) threw a mark of 64.38m in the women’s javelin to improve her personal best for a second time this year.

Game changer Duffy may hold the aces but Aussie women lead the chases

Game changer Duffy may hold the aces but Aussie women lead the chases

3 August 2017

Bermuda’s Commonwealth Games favourite Flora Duffy has taken the World Triathlon Series by storm in 2017 as she lines up chasing a fifth straight victory on the circuit when Montreal makes its WTS debut this weekend.

Thompson pushes Zverev all the way in Washington Open

Thompson pushes Zverev all the way in Washington Open

3 August 2017

Jordan Thompson pushed Alexander Zverev to the limit before the world No.8 escaped with a tense three-set victory in Washington DC.

Bawden and Clancy go out fighting at World Championships

Bawden and Clancy go out fighting at World Championships

3 August 2017

Australia’s Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy are out of the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Vienna, after a tough 3-set loss to Brazil’s Carolina Solberg Salgado and Maria Antonelli overnight.

Stevens chasing second world discus title

Stevens chasing second world discus title

2 August 2017

Dani Stevens was the youngest female athlete to win a throwing world title when she came from the clouds to claim a shock discus gold as a raw 21-year-old back in 2009.

10 things we learnt in July

10 things we learnt in July

1 August 2017

With our Aussie athletes dominating at World Championships across the globe and our winter athletes ramping up preparations for PyeongChang 2018, here are 10 exciting things we learnt this month

Unstoppable Pearson targeting a medal at world titles

Unstoppable Pearson targeting a medal at world titles

1 August 2017

There are plenty of logical reasons why Sally Pearson shouldn't be shouldering huge expectations at the World Athletics Championships.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.