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The Preview: Men’s Olympic Golf Competition

The Preview: Men’s Olympic Golf Competition

The men get things started in golf at the Tokyo Olympics this Thursday. Here is all you need to know about the competition, including course details, players to watch and TV times. 27 Jul 2021
After green jacket and COVID Hideki has medal in sights

After green jacket and COVID Hideki has medal in sights

Home hero Hideki Matsuyama was not sure he would be able to compete at the Tokyo Olympics when he tested positive for COVID-19, but now he has recovered he hopes to add another medal for Team Japan. 27 Jul 2021
Swiss Gold, Silver and Bronze at Tokyo 2020 women's MTB race

Swiss Gold, Silver and Bronze at Tokyo 2020 women's MTB race

An unprecedented Swiss podium sweep at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. 27 Jul 2021
Japan's Hoshino to strike first at Tokyo Olympics

Japan's Hoshino to strike first at Tokyo Olympics

As a boy, Rikuya Hoshino had visions of competing in the Olympics and challenging for a medal for his country, Japan. 27 Jul 2021
Thomas Pidcock wins Tokyo Olympic Gold in mountain biking

Thomas Pidcock wins Tokyo Olympic Gold in mountain biking

Thomas Pidcock from Great Britain took an attacking win in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic mountain bike race. 26 Jul 2021
Rahm COVID-19 positive again, out of Olympics

Rahm COVID-19 positive again, out of Olympics

World No.1 Jon Rahm is out of the Olympic Games after testing positive for COVID-19. It is the second time the Spaniard has contracted the virus in less than two months. 25 Jul 2021
DeChambeau COVID positive, Reed heading for Tokyo

DeChambeau COVID positive, Reed heading for Tokyo

Bryson DeChambeau has tested positive for COVID-19, as part of the final testing protocol before he left the United States for the Olympics 2020 in Japan. He will be unable to compete for Team USA. 25 Jul 2021
Hannah Green's major Olympic sacrifice

Hannah Green's major Olympic sacrifice

It's one of the more maligned Olympic sports but try telling Australian gold-medal hopeful Hannah Green that golf doesn't belong in the Games. 25 Jun 2021
Adam Scott opts out of Tokyo Olympics

Adam Scott opts out of Tokyo Olympics

Adam Scott has decided to skip the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics this year to spend time with his family. 23 Apr 2021
'I feel sick to my core': Shock death of 20-year-old Aussie Olympian

'I feel sick to my core': Shock death of 20-year-old Aussie Olympian

2018 Winter Olympic Australian figure skater Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya died on Friday of causes that have not been disclosed. 20 Jul 2020
'Worlds best rugby sevens' could play NRLW

'Worlds best rugby sevens' could play NRLW

Recent events have led to the possibility of Rugby Sevens players featuring in the next season of the NRLW. 20 Jul 2020
'We would have loved Ante to stay'

'We would have loved Ante to stay'

The Football Federation of Australia has announced the official departure of Ante Milicic as head coach of the Australian senior women's national football team. 19 Jul 2020
New 2020 Opals Squad bets on present and future

New 2020 Opals Squad bets on present and future

Basketball Australia has named the twenty-three players who will be part of the 2020 Australian Senior National Team Squad. 14 Jul 2020
Huge financial boost for Matildas and Olyroos

Huge financial boost for Matildas and Olyroos

The Australian Institute of Sport has awarded a significant grant to the Football Federation Australia to aid with preparations for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. 14 Jul 2020
'Rio wasn't great': Aussie Javelin champion named Athlete of the Year

'Rio wasn't great': Aussie Javelin champion named Athlete of the Year

Australian Javelin Champion Kelsey-Lee Barber was named the Athletics Athlete of the Year. 13 Jun 2020
Former Aussie Olympians recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

Former Aussie Olympians recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

Five former Olympians have been recognised as part of the Queen's Birthday Honours List. 8 Jun 2020
Former Matilda among eight big Aussie names appointed to Olympic commissions

Former Matilda among eight big Aussie names appointed to Olympic commissions

Eight Australians were appointed to 2020 International Olympic Committee Commissions. 1 Jun 2020
Australian Olympic Team gives YOU a challenge

Australian Olympic Team gives YOU a challenge

In preparation for Olympic Day, to be held on June 23, 2020, the Australian Olympic Team is setting a challenge to the Australian people. 1 Jun 2020
11 inspiring mum-athletes who show everything is possible

11 inspiring mum-athletes who show everything is possible

Mixing motherhood with a career can be difficult, especially if that career is being an athlete. Yet, there exist many top Aussie athletes who achieve this. 11 May 2020
More Bretts than women as Rugby elections highlight diversity struggle

More Bretts than women as Rugby elections highlight diversity struggle

World Rugby will for the second term in a row only have a single woman on its executive committee. 9 May 2020
IOC member says 2020 Olympics postponed

IOC member says 2020 Olympics postponed

Veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound has stated that the IOC will be postponing the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, likely to now be held in 2021. 24 Mar 2020