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Knox records 300th game and Australia beat Netherlands 8-6

Knox records 300th game and Australia beat Netherlands 8-6

31 July 2015

The Australian women’s water polo team has thumped South Africa 19-1 in their second group stage game at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Wu claims top five diving finish

Wu claims top five diving finish

31 July 2015

Australian diving team captain Melissa Wu has claimed a top five finish in the 10m platform final at the world titles in Russia.

Day's Olympic interest piques

Day's Olympic interest piques

30 July 2015

A trip to former NBA star Michael Redd’s house has put golfer Jason Day in an Olympic frame of mind.

Aussies to make world swim titles splash

Aussies to make world swim titles splash

30 July 2015

Despite no James Magnussen, Australian head coach Jacco Verhaeren is backing his team to improve on their impressive 2013 world titles medal haul at this month's championships in Russia.

Aussies go down in warm-up opener

Aussies go down in warm-up opener

30 July 2015

Australia has gone down 80-68 to world No.4 Lithuania in their first warm-up game for next month's Rio Olympic qualifiers.

Aussies overcome two goal deficit to hit lead but end with draw

Aussies overcome two goal deficit to hit lead but end with draw

30 July 2015

The Australian men’s water polo team has courageously battled back from a two goal deficit with a quarter to play to hit the lead then ultimately draw 5-5 with European heavyweights Montenegro in their second group stage match at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Hackett backs swim team's new culture

Hackett backs swim team's new culture

30 July 2015

Watching pool-side as a TV commentator, Grant Hackett admits he saw a "fragmented" Australian swimming team ahead of their ill-fated London Olympic campaign.

Lingard eyes Olympic archery berth

Lingard eyes Olympic archery berth

30 July 2015

Australia's archery team is eying another possible Rio qualifier with Queenslander Semra Lingard racing through the individual competition at the world championships in Copenhagen.

Triathletes go to Rio chasing automatic Olympic spots

Triathletes go to Rio chasing automatic Olympic spots

30 July 2015

Australia’s leading ITU triathletes will converge on the Olympic city of Rio de Janeiro this weekend, chasing the first opportunity to qualify for next year’s Games.

Queensland Pierre de Coubertin Awards

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.