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Mickle third in javelin at London anniversary meet

Mickle third in javelin at London anniversary meet

26 July 2015

ATHLETICS: Javelin thrower Kimberley Mickle says she's still searching for "that one big one" and hopes to unleash it at the world championships in Beijing next month.

Aussie stars just off the time trial podium

Aussie stars just off the time trial podium

25 July 2015

Australian superstars Sam Willoughby and Caroline Buchanan finished just outside the medals in the elite time trial events at the UCI BMX World Championships in Zolder, Belgium on Friday night.

Harradine bronze in London as Riseley & McEntee win in Dublin

Harradine bronze in London as Riseley & McEntee win in Dublin

25 July 2015

ATHLETICS: A penultimate round throw of 63.98m in London has delivered Benn Harradine his fifth consecutive podium appearance

Bawden and Clancy bow out in Yokohama

Bawden and Clancy bow out in Yokohama

25 July 2015

Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy have bowed out in the round of 16 of the Yokohama Grand Slam event after going down in their first elimination match.

Next generation of open water swimmers aim for Rio

Next generation of open water swimmers aim for Rio

25 July 2015

Olympic open water swimming nominations will be on the line this week when the next generation of Australian 10km swimmers contest the 2015 World Championships.

Synchro swimmers out to nab Rio spot

Synchro swimmers out to nab Rio spot

24 July 2015

The Australian synchronised swimming Team will be out to secure qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympics at the World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Road to Rio heats up with 27 world championships in four months

Road to Rio heats up with 27 world championships in four months

24 July 2015

RIO 2016: The busiest pre-Olympic competition period in the Olympiad will commence Friday night in Russia and Belgium, where Australian divers and BMX riders will take on the world’s best, with the Rio Olympic Games on everyone’s mind.

Divers ready to make a splash in Kazan

Divers ready to make a splash in Kazan

24 July 2015

The Australian diving team is quietly confident of a strong showing when the World Championships begin in Kazan, Russia.

Road to Rio laid out for rugby sevens stars

Road to Rio laid out for rugby sevens stars

24 July 2015

The Qantas Australian Men's Sevens program has released details of its off-season schedule as the squad prepares for the crucial Oceania Olympic Qualification tournament taking place in Auckland on the weekend of 14/15 November.

Track and field stars competing across the globe

Track and field stars competing across the globe

24 July 2015

ATHLETICS: Over 20 Australian athletes will compete at events across the globe in the coming seven days to deliver arguably the most action-packed week of the international season so far.

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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.