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Taekwondo camp kicking off in Melbourne

Taekwondo camp kicking off in Melbourne

Australian Taekwondo will kick off a national training camp in Melbourne today. It will run through to Saturday 6th March. 1 Mar 2021
Sorenstam back on LPGA Tour after 13 years

Sorenstam back on LPGA Tour after 13 years

More than a decade after Annika Sorenstam won her last LPGA Tour event, the player felt by many to be the best woman golfer of them all is ready to tee it up again. 10 Feb 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
Matildas legend turns Taekwondo CEO

Matildas legend turns Taekwondo CEO

Twenty years after she represented Australia at the Sydney 2000 games, former Matildas legend Heather Garriock will lead her country to Tokyo 2021, albeit in a vastly different role. 10 Sep 2020
Burning Questions: Hannah Green

Burning Questions: Hannah Green

Hannah Green became the second consecutive woman from Western Australia to win the Greg Norman Medal following her stellar 2019 season, which included her maiden major victory at the Women’s US PGA Championship. 19 Aug 2020
'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
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
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
As we approach 100 years of women’s football, let’s celebrate our momentous history says future Matilda

As we approach 100 years of women’s football, let’s celebrate our momentous history says future Matilda

Australian football has had some wonderful players who are household names and are part of the rich tapestry of our sporting history. 5 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
Australia tells Olympic athletes to prepare for 2021

Australia tells Olympic athletes to prepare for 2021

A move of the Summer Olympics to 2021 seems more likely as the Australian Olympic Committee tells its athletes to prepare for 2021 and the Canadian Olympic Committee pulls out of a 2020 Games, should the Olympics not be postponed. 23 Mar 2020