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Ian Thorpe speaking with Leigh Sales on the ABC 7.30 program on the eve of the launch of his book, 30 October 2012.

SWIMMING: Olympic great Ian Thorpe should leave hospital within days after successfully fighting a number of serious infections.

Sir Peter Cosgrove, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia addresses the Campaign Rio forum in Sydney on 29 April, 2014.

RIO 2016: The Campaign Rio team has echoed the sentiments delivered by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) in an address to Olympic and Paralympic coaches and performance leaders in Sydney today.

Australian Aaron Royle off the bike with the leaders of the ITU World Series race in Cape Town on 27 April 2014. Royle finished sixth behind winner Gomez (ESP).

TRIATHLON: Australia’s Commonwealth Games triathlon medal hopeful Aaron Royle is quickly gaining respect on the international circuit

Lasor sailor Tom Burton celebrates winning the ISAF World Cup in Hyeres, France - 26th of April 2014.

SAILING: Darren Bundock and Nina Curtis have missed out on a World Cup gold medal in controversial fashion during an otherwise vintage day for the Australian sailing team off southern France.

Jess Fox Winner C1 Women U23, 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom U23 World Championship, Penrith Sydney Australia April 27 2014.

CANOE/KAYAK - SLALOM: The headlines from a weekend of finals action at the Junior/ U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships held in Penrith from 23-27 April, 2014.

Shane Rose on his horse Qualified in the showjumping phase on the way to victory in the Sydney International CCI3*event on 27 April 2014.

EQUESTRIAN - Olympic rider Shane Rose is hoping his winning performance in the Sydney International will earn him an Australian team berth for the World Equestrian Games.

Noemie Fox at the London 2012 Olympic Games, supporting her older sister Jessica in the canoe/kayak slalom.

CANOE-SLALOM: There's another teen Fox set to take the whitewater kayak world by storm.

2014 Commonwealth Games Triathlon Team: (L-R) Dan Wilson, Ryan Bailie, Ashleigh Gentle, Emma Moffatt, Emma Jackson and Aaron Royle.

TRIATHLON: Olympians Emma Moffatt and Emma Jackson and a new breed of men will spearhead a six-strong triathlon team for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Johan Linde of Australia (L) in action against Zhilei Zhang of China during the Men's Super Heavy (+91kg) Boxing on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 1, 2012.

BOXING: Queensland boxer Joseph Goodall caused a stunning upset at the Commonwealth Games trials in Perth on Saturday night, beating the highly-rated Willis Meehan for the super heavyweight gold medal.

Latisha Scanlan with her gold medal and Catherine Skinner with her bronze after the Trap Women Finals at the ISSF World Cup Shotgun on April 10, 2014 in Tucson, Arizona, USA.

SHOOTING: Australian shot gun shooters have won a gold, silver and bronze medal at the first World Cup of the season in Tuscon, USA.