Two-time Olympian Henry Frayne (Qld) and Rio Olympian Peter Bol (Vic) have recorded London IAAF World Championships qualifying standards in a big weekend for Australian athletics abroad
The Australian Olympic Committee would like to congratulate London 2012 Olympian, Jeff Horn on winning the World Boxing Organisation welterweight title over Manny Pacquiao on Sunday.
Jessica Fox completed her most successful ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup weekend for 2017 on Sunday when she won silver behind Germany’s Ricarda Funk in the women’s K1 in Markkkleeberg.
The Hockeyroos have qualified for the 2018 World Cup and finished in fifth place at the World League Semi-Final today after defeating Italy 3 – 1 in the 5th v 6th place game at the World League Semi-Final in Brussels, Belgium.
In her canoe slalom career Jessica Fox has recorded many memorable gold medal performances, but few have been as emphatic as her win in the women’s C1 at the third ICF World Cup in Markkleeberg, Germany.
The Hockeyroos played Belgium today in a fight to make the fifth v sixth play offs and retain a chance of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup at the World League Semi-Final in Brussels, Belgium.
Head Coach Sakis Kechagias has named the Aussie Stingers squad to contest the 2017 FINA World Championships, which kicks off in Budapest on 16 July.
Many of the world’s top table tennis players will be arriving on the Gold Coast on Friday ahead of next week’s $500,000 Australian Open, the most lucrative event on the ITTF World Tour this year.
China have qualified for the 2018 World Cup after defeating the Hockeyroos 2 – nil in the quarter finals of the World League Semi-Finals held in Brussels, Belgium today.
Six Australians have won Oceania Boxing titles on the final day of Championship competition at Paradise Point on the Gold Coast, including Commonwealth Games silver medallist Joseph Goodall and former junior World Champion, Clay Waterman.
One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018
Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season
Did you know?
At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.
Did you know?
Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.