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Time to step up says Rio Team leader

Time to step up says Rio Team leader

5 August 2015

RIO 2016: Australian Team Leader Kitty Chiller, says it is time some other sports “stepped up” and won medals to ease the pressure on our swimmers.

Larkin on course to emulate hero Welsh in 100M backstroke

Larkin on course to emulate hero Welsh in 100M backstroke

4 August 2015

Australia may soon have a new men's backstroke legend with Mitch Larkin looking to emulate the achievements of his childhood idol Matt Welsh.

Records continue to tumble as Dolphins make splash in Kazan

Records continue to tumble as Dolphins make splash in Kazan

3 August 2015

London Olympians Mitch Larkin and Jessica Ashwood have continued Australia’s record-breaking start to the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan.

Weekend wrap - Monday 3 August

Weekend wrap - Monday 3 August

3 August 2015

As the countdown to Rio 2016 closes in on one year to go, Australians have been chasing Olympic qualification around the globe.

Freestyle relay girls “All Conquering” after world championship gold

Freestyle relay girls “All Conquering” after world championship gold

3 August 2015

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.

Sam’s the man with stirring sixth in 25km debut

Sam’s the man with stirring sixth in 25km debut

2 August 2015

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.

Strong showing from Australia in springboard final

Strong showing from Australia in springboard final

2 August 2015

Australian diver Esther Qin has finished fourth in the Chinese-dominated final of the 3-metre springboard at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan.

Lingard falls just short of Olympic berth

Lingard falls just short of Olympic berth

1 August 2015

ARCHERY: Semra Lingard’s bid for Olympic qualification came unstuck by a single arrow at the Archery World Championships in Denmark.

China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics

China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics

31 July 2015

Beijing will be the only city to host the summer and winter Olympic Games after being awarded the 2022 Winter Games by the IOC.

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