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Aussie men finish fifth in Dubai

Aussie men finish fifth in Dubai

3 December 2017

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team has won the Fifth Placed Final against Samoa 22-17, to ensure the side finished just outside the top four for crucial Series points in Dubai this morning.

Aussie sevens win Dubai title

Aussie sevens win Dubai title

2 December 2017

The Qantas Australian Women’s Sevens team has won the first leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series in Dubai, defeating the USA in the Cup Final 34-0.

Tyler Wright wins second World Surfing title

Tyler Wright wins second World Surfing title

1 December 2017

Australia's Tyler Wright has won a second successive world surfing title after reaching the semi-finals of the season-ending Maui Pro in Hawaii.

Aussie women undefeated on opening day of World Series season

Aussie women undefeated on opening day of World Series season

1 December 2017

The Qantas Australian Women’s Sevens team has gone through Day One of the Dubai Sevens undefeated and will qualify for the Cup Quarter Finals the top of Pool B after defeating Japan, England and Russia.

Aussie women set to kick off World Series season

Aussie women set to kick off World Series season

30 November 2017

The Australian Women's Sevens side know the time for talk is over.

Middlehurst secures Sport Climbing quota for Buenos Aires 2018

Middlehurst secures Sport Climbing quota for Buenos Aires 2018

28 November 2017

Ned Middlehurst has created history as the first Australian to secure a quota place in Sport Climbing for the Youth Olympic Games (YOG).

Aussies start FIBA World Cup qualifying campaign in style

Aussies start FIBA World Cup qualifying campaign in style

28 November 2017

Australia have started off their FIBA World Cup qualifying campaign with a bang, cracking the century against hosts Chinese Taipei with a 104-66 victory in their first game of the first window.

Barty awarded 2017 Newcombe Medal

Barty awarded 2017 Newcombe Medal

28 November 2017

Ashleigh Barty (Qld) has taken out her first Newcombe Medal at Monday night’s Australian Tennis Awards.

Thomas Whalan elected President of Water Polo Australia

Thomas Whalan elected President of Water Polo Australia

28 November 2017

Water Polo Australia (WPA) Board on Saturday 25 November elected Olympian Thomas Whalan as the new President of the organisation, with Phil Garling announcing his retirement from the position.

Coates pays tribute to Olympic great Gillian Rolton

Coates pays tribute to Olympic great Gillian Rolton

27 November 2017

Gillian Rolton was an Olympic great – winning two Olympic Gold medals as a member of our 3-day equestrian event team in Barcelona 1992 with Matt Ryan, Andrew Hoy and David Green and again in Atlanta in 1996 with Andrew, Philip Dutton and Wendy Schaeffer, with her much loved Peppermint Grove.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.