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McEvoy aims for world titles double

McEvoy aims for world titles double

28 July 2015

Self-confessed science geek Cameron McEvoy has swimming's coveted sprint double in his sights at the world championships in Russia.

No cause for concern as top wrestlers beaten ahead of Worlds

No cause for concern as top wrestlers beaten ahead of Worlds

28 July 2015

Wrestling Australia is confident of a bold showing at September’s World Championships, despite two of the three athletes chosen to compete at the event losing at the Australia Cup in Canberra on the weekend.

Big Dan fires up for Rio

Big Dan fires up for Rio

28 July 2015

Three-time Olympian Daniel Repacholi will be firing up his preparations for Rio selection, as he travels to compete in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, next month.

Aussies open with big win over Japan

Aussies open with big win over Japan

28 July 2015

The Australian women's basketball team have beaten Japan 86-65 in the first of three warm-up games ahead of next month's qualifying series for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Boston withdraw from 2024 host city race

Boston withdraw from 2024 host city race

28 July 2015

Boston has withdrawn as a candidate for the 2024 Olympics, citing a lack of public support as the US Olympic Committee pondered a replacement bid ahead of a looming deadline.

Diving captain Wu eyes future

Diving captain Wu eyes future

28 July 2015

Inaugural Australian diving captain Melissa Wu has not been discouraged at the world titles in Russia, despite nursing niggling injuries that just won't go away.

Consistency key victory against Japan

Consistency key victory against Japan

28 July 2015

The Australian men’s water polo team have begun their 16th FINA World Championships campaign on a winning note, easing away to a 10-4 victory against Japan in Kazan, Russia.

Campbell soaks up world titles focus

Campbell soaks up world titles focus

28 July 2015

The withdrawal of James Magnussen has failed to place any pressure on fellow defending champion Cate Campbell to shine at this week's world swimming titles.

Road to Rio not easy for male open water swimmers

Road to Rio not easy for male open water swimmers

28 July 2015

Australia’s open water swimmers Simon Huitenga and George O’Brien both fought hard in the rough and tumble open water 10km ride at the World Championships.

Men's archery team one win from Rio Olympics

Men's archery team one win from Rio Olympics

28 July 2015

ARCHERY: The Australian men’s recurve archery team is just one win away from qualifying for the 2016 Rio Olympics,

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Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).