The withdrawal of James Magnussen has failed to place any pressure on fellow defending champion Cate Campbell to shine at this week's world swimming titles.
Australia’s open water swimmers Simon Huitenga and George O’Brien both fought hard in the rough and tumble open water 10km ride at the World Championships.
At the Shanghai Archery World Cup earlier this year when Semra Lingard she came face-to-face with her archery hero, Mexican Aida Roman.
Australia have won two bronze medals on the final day of racing at the ICF Junior and under-23 World Championships in Portugal, taking Australia’s medal tally to four.
Australia has had an encouraging start to the FINA World Championships with Jess Walker finishing fifth and Melissa Gorman seventh in the 5km open water event.
Australia has won two bronze medals in the diving at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan, and have also qualified their women’s 3-metre synchro team for the Rio Olympics.