olympic games

Aussie Spirit become first foreign athletes in Tokyo

Aussie Spirit become first foreign athletes in Tokyo

The Aussie Spirit, the Australian women’s softball team, will be the first Australian Olympic athletes to leave for the games when they fly out to Tokyo Monday, arriving on Tuesday. Upon their arrival they will also be the first foreign athletes to arrive for the games. 31 May 2021
Sorenstam elected new President of IGF

Sorenstam elected new President of IGF

The International Golf Federation Board convened a virtual meeting yesterday focused on long-term strategic planning and progress toward next summer’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 4 Dec 2020
How the Olympic spirit mended a Matildas' broken heart

How the Olympic spirit mended a Matildas' broken heart

Twenty years on from the 2000 Olympics and the bitter sweet memories still flow in the mind of Matildas legend Julie Murray.  7 Aug 2020
Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Former World No.1 Justin Rose and his wife Kate are to sponsor a new women's golf series in Britain starting this month. 9 Jun 2020
Tokyo Olympics 'not likely' to be held in 2021

Tokyo Olympics 'not likely' to be held in 2021

A Kobe University virus expert says he's "very pessimistic" about the chances of the Tokyo Olympics going ahead in 2021. 21 Apr 2020
Titmus admits 2020 Olympic postponement 'doesn't really affect me'

Titmus admits 2020 Olympic postponement 'doesn't really affect me'

The key to Australian swimming's freestyle resurgence at the next Olympic games says that she's happy to grab the chance whenever it arrives. 27 Mar 2020
Coronavirus worries LPGA major champions

Coronavirus worries LPGA major champions

The LPGA Tour's return to the United States after three Asian events were cancelled due to the coronavirus has not allayed the fears of new mothers Brittany Lincicome and Stacy Lewis. 28 Feb 2020
Should women's football have a co-efficient system for confederation tournament allocations?

Should women's football have a co-efficient system for confederation tournament allocations?

In the aftermath of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup and as the qualification process for the 2016 Rio Olympics gets underway, it has become clear that all confederations are equal but some are more equal than others. 26 Nov 2015