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Turning point for Australian women’s athletics

Turning point for Australian women’s athletics

21 August 2016

The Rio Games may be a turning point for our women’s track and field team.

Day 15 Preview

Day 15 Preview

20 August 2016

The last full day of action at the Olympics sees us involved in athletics, canoe sprint, golf, triathlon, diving and modern pentathlon. Medals are on the line across the sports.

Day 14 Review

Day 14 Review

20 August 2016

All the results from Day 14 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Boyd vaults into fourth place in final

Boyd vaults into fourth place in final

20 August 2016

Alana Boyd has finished fourth in a thrilling women’s pole vault final at Rio’s Olympic Stadium tonight.

Tallent: you'll never walk alone

Tallent: you'll never walk alone

20 August 2016

Aussie great stands tall with a record fourth Olympic medal

Lamble walks her way into top 10

Lamble walks her way into top 10

20 August 2016

Regan Lamble has achieved a top-10 finish in the women’s 20km walk to record the third best performance by an Australian in the event’s history.

Tallent chases gold and ends with superb silver

Tallent chases gold and ends with superb silver

20 August 2016

Jared Tallent has delivered an exceptional performance in the 50km walk at the Rio Olympic Games to win silver in the dramatic and grueling race.

Day 14 Preview

Day 14 Preview

19 August 2016

As we near the end of the Games Australia is looking strong for a couple of medals on Day 14 with prospects in athletics, BMX at least. We also have a thrilling men’s basketball game to thrill us.

Mitchell close to special Olympic memento

Mitchell close to special Olympic memento

19 August 2016

Kathryn Mitchell was just 44cm behind winning a bronze medal in the women’s javelin and a treasured memento from the same night Usain Bolt created history.

Birkinhead 10th in shot put final

Birkinhead 10th in shot put final

19 August 2016

Damien Birkinhead, the ‘Corio Colossus’, has tried valiantly to match a hot field in the final of the shot put at Rio’s Olympic Stadium but could not attain his previous best and finished 10th.