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Australia defeats US to reach Fed Cup Semifinals

Australia defeats US to reach Fed Cup Semifinals

11 February 2019

Ash Barty and debutant Priscilla Hon combined to seal a thrilling victory for Australia over the United States in the Fed Cup World Group.

Unstoppable Hockeyroos take down China and Germany

Unstoppable Hockeyroos take down China and Germany

11 February 2019

The Hockeyroos have continuned their streak of domination, taking down both China and Germany at the FIH Pro League over weekend.

Olympians inspire Cranebrook High at Olympics Unleashed

Olympians inspire Cranebrook High at Olympics Unleashed

8 February 2019

If the excitement around Cranebrook High School in Penrith was any indication, the Olympics Unleashed program is set to have a major impact on secondary students right across NSW.

Olympians unleashed to inspire students in NSW schools

Olympians unleashed to inspire students in NSW schools

8 February 2019

Olympic athletes will deliver crucial lessons for high school students across NSW in a new program launched today.

Olympians flying through Sydney Harbour at SailGP

Olympians flying through Sydney Harbour at SailGP

7 February 2019

Imagine soaring one metre above the waters of Sydney Harbour in a F50 catamaran at 50knots (100km/hour), where 100cm of fly height is all that’s between you practically flying or coming crashing down.

Grand slam finish to the Summer Slam from the Fury

Grand slam finish to the Summer Slam from the Fury

7 February 2019

Softball Australia's brand new competition, Fully Loaded Softball - The Summerslam kicked off this week, with the Fury taking home the inaugural title on Wednesday night.

Hockeyroos end 9-year drought at FIH Pro League debut

Hockeyroos end 9-year drought at FIH Pro League debut

5 February 2019

The Hockeyroos took down world number one, the Netherlands at the opener of the FIH Pro League on the weekend in Melbourne, their first win against the Dutch side since 2009.

Aussies go down to NZ in Sydney 7's double

Aussies go down to NZ in Sydney 7's double

4 February 2019

Both the men's and women's Aussie 7's have been humbled by New Zealand at home, with the Kiwi men now having won two Sydney titles in four years, and the NZ women claiming their maiden title on Australian soil and their sixth straight World Series title.

Aussies take gold and bronze at first World Cup of 2019

Aussies take gold and bronze at first World Cup of 2019

4 February 2019

Nacra 17 Olympic silver medallists Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have successfully defended their Miami World Cup Series title, with an emphatic win in the medal race this morning.

Australia's best baseballers fighting for national title

Australia's best baseballers fighting for national title

1 February 2019

BASEBALL: With baseball returning to the Olympic programme for the first time in 12 years at Tokyo 2020, the Australian Baseball League (ABL) Championship Series is providing the ideal field to showcase the nation’s top talent.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).