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Three medals highlight day 1 in Rio

Three medals highlight day 1 in Rio

7 August 2016

Two gold medals, one bronze medal, a world record, two Olympic records, and four personal best times round out Day 1 of Rio 2016.

Spirited Aussies overpower Brazil

Spirited Aussies overpower Brazil

7 August 2016

Liz Cambage took centre stage as the Australian women’s basketball team scored an 84-66 victory over hosts Brazil in their opening Group A match at the Youth Arena, Deodora.

Bogut, Baynes slam dunk France

Bogut, Baynes slam dunk France

7 August 2016

The Australian men’s basketball team has recorded its first win in an opening pool match at the Olympics since 1996.

Day 1 Preview: Let the Games begin

Day 1 Preview: Let the Games begin

6 August 2016

Australians will be in action in 16 sports on the first full day of competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Bogut passed fit for Rio campaign

Bogut passed fit for Rio campaign

6 August 2016

Andrew Bogut has been confirmed in the Australian men’s basketball team to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Aussies a great chance to medal: Klay Thompson

Aussies a great chance to medal: Klay Thompson

5 August 2016

Team USA superstar Klay Thompson believes the Australian men’s basketball team can make history in Rio by claiming their first Olympic medal.

Rio is ready

Rio is ready

5 August 2016

Barra is buzzing

Women's basketballers aim for sixth straight medal

Women's basketballers aim for sixth straight medal

4 August 2016

The Australian women’s basketball team has made the podium its second home over the past 20 years, medalling in every Olympic Games from 1996 to 2012. With the streak now at five straight medals, this year’s unit is determined to follow in the footsteps of their predecessors.

Fourth times a charm for Andersen

Fourth times a charm for Andersen

3 August 2016

David Andersen and his basketball team mates are refusing to put a limit on what they can achieve in Rio, with a gold medal on the agenda.

Big opponents, big goals for men’s basketball

Big opponents, big goals for men’s basketball

3 August 2016

The Australian men’s basketballers have high aspirations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.