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Prince claims three National Rhythmic titles

Prince claims three National Rhythmic titles

5 June 2017

Danielle Prince continued the New South Wales domination of Rhythmic Gymnastics at this year’s Australia Gymnastics Championships, claiming three gold and one silver medal in Sunday's Senior International Apparatus Finals at Hisense Arena.

Olympians headline Commonwealth Games selection hopes in Hamburg

Olympians headline Commonwealth Games selection hopes in Hamburg

5 June 2017

Five Olympians, including London bronze medallist and triple Olympian Erin Densham and fellow Rio trio Aaron Royle, Ryan Bailie and Ashleigh Gentle have today been named in a 10-strong team for Triathlon Australia’s second 2018 Commonwealth Games selection race in Hamburg next month.

Water polo girls set sights on World League Finals

Water polo girls set sights on World League Finals

5 June 2017

While the Aussie Stingers didn’t get the start to their Asian Tour they’d hoped after the closed out the Kunshan Cup with a loss to Japan, the team are regrouping to set their sights firmly on the FINA World League Super Final which kicks off in Shanghai, China tomorrow.

Aussie Sevens young guns locked in for Tokyo tilt

Aussie Sevens young guns locked in for Tokyo tilt

5 June 2017

The Australian Men’s Sevens team have secured the signatures of five future stars with Lachlan Anderson, Charlie Taylor, Boyd Killingworth, Dylan Pietsch and Tim Anstee all inking new deals today.

Olympians Acason and Kelly lift to national titles

Olympians Acason and Kelly lift to national titles

5 June 2017

Two-time Olympian Deborah Acason has made a strong return to the sport of weightlifting, winning the women’s 90kg National title in Hobart on Sunday.

Injury ends Stosur's French Open run

Injury ends Stosur's French Open run

5 June 2017

A hand injury has cruelled Sam Stosur’s French Open hopes and ended the veteran’s record 452-week reign as Australia’s queen of the court.

Aussies finish World League opening weekend with a loss

Aussies finish World League opening weekend with a loss

5 June 2017

A high error count has cost the Australian men’s volleyball team dearly in their FIVB World League game against Japan, the Volleyroos losing 18-25, 25-17, 21-25, 22-25 in Slovakia.

Gold and two silver highlight Sprint Canoe World Cup

Gold and two silver highlight Sprint Canoe World Cup

5 June 2017

Australia has picked up a gold and two silver medals at the International Canoe Federation Sprint Canoe World Cup in Belgrade on the weekend.

Wilkie claims All-Around Rhythmic national title

Wilkie claims All-Around Rhythmic national title

3 June 2017

New South Wales’ Tara Wilkie threw caution to the wind to break through for her first Senior International Rhythmic Gymnastics All-Around Title, in a near-faultless display at Hisense Arena last night.

Stosur sails into Paris fourth round

Stosur sails into Paris fourth round

3 June 2017

Samantha Stosur believes she is peaking beautifully for another second-week tilt at French Open glory.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.

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.