It was not the day Australia’s elite women triathletes would have hoped for at the 2016 Rio Test Event at the iconic Copacabana Beach over night but they will live to fight another day as they chase their Olympic dreams.
Australia’s 4x100m girls freestyle relay team are now officially “all-conquering” after adding the coveted world title to their long list of achievements at the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan.
At the centre of Australia’s clinical defeat of the Netherlands in their final group stage game on Friday night were some of the Aussie Stingers’ usual suspects.
Sam Sheppard has finished his FINA World Championship open water campaign with a fast finishing sixth in the gruelling 25km on Kazan’s Kazanka River.
Australian diver Esther Qin has finished fourth in the Chinese-dominated final of the 3-metre springboard at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan.
The Australian men's volleyball team has bounced back from a shock defeat on the opening day of the Asian Men's Volleyball Championships to notch up a straight sets win over Turkmenistan in Tehran.
The Australian men’s volleyball team has made a disappointing start to the Asian Championships in Tehran, losing to Qatar in four sets.
RIO 2016: Organisers of next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro say they will work hard over the next 12 months to further improve the water quality at venues