Games News
 McSweyn wins 5000m at Box Hill Burn meet
Craig Mottram's 17-year-old Australian 5000m record has survived a big challenge from middle-distance star Stewart McSweyn.
 Brisbane set for thrifty 2032 Olympics
The Queensland government is looking for best value for money and legacy venues for the 2032 Olympics rather than spending billions on flashy arenas and stadia.
 Brisbane Olympics push awaiting final tick
An Olympics in Brisbane could be confirmed within months after the Queensland city was this week singled out as the desirable host for the 2032 Games.
 McDermott wins high jump in Canberra
Nicola McDermott has dominated the women's high jump at the Summer Series athletics meet in Canberra.
 Brisbane 2032 Olympic venue options
A look at the possible venues for sports to be contested at a potential Brisbane 2032 Olympic Games.
 Oly athletes, village will be safe: Coates
Olympic athletes will not be under any obligation to be vaccinated in order to compete at the Tokyo Games but will be encouraged to do so.
 Sharks in tough Olympics water polo draw
The Aussie Sharks' opponents at the Tokyo Games have emerged with the FINA men's water polo qualifying tournament in Rotterdam now complete.
 Queensland Olympic bid gets pole position
The International Olympic Committee is on the cusp of granting Queensland exclusive rights to negotiate to become the host city of the 2032 Olympics.
 Australian runners smash records
A trio of Australian runners have gone on a record-breaking indoor spree in the US.
 Athletics Australia postpone 20km champs
The 20km race walking championships scheduled for Sunday has been postponed because of the latest COVID-19 outbreak in Melbourne.
 Kate Palmer to oversee athletics merger
Experienced sports administrator Kate Palmer has been appointed to oversee the merger of Athletics Australia and Little Athletics Australia.
 Olympic spirit to thrive despite ban: AOC
Australia's Olympic chef de mission says team spirit will thrive at the Tokyo Games despite a ban on athletes attending other events to support teammates.
 Olympians face COVID tests every four days
Australia's Olympians and officials will be tested for the coronavirus at least every four days while at the Tokyo Games, organisers say.
 Aussies preparing for 2022 Winter Olympics
Australian Mogul skier and Olympic silver medallist Matt Graham is confident next year's Winter Olympics in Beijing will go ahead as planned.
 'Hopeful' Simmons named in Olympics squad
Ben Simmons and his Philadelphia 76ers' teammate Matisse Thybulle have been named in Brian Goorjian's 24-man Boomers squad for the delayed Tokyo Olympics.
 No virus queue-jumping: Stewart McSweyn
Leading Australian runners Stewart McSweyn and Brett Robinson say sportspeople should wait their turn for any coronavirus vaccine.
 Youngster Davies wins 10,000m crown
Rose Davies and Brett Robinson have won the Australian 10,000m titles.
 High-class field for women's Zatopek:10
Genevieve Gregson, Sinead Diver and Ellie Pashley will all be chasing the Olympic qualifying time in the women's Zatopek:10.
 AOC still planning to send big Tokyo team
While the Tokyo Olympics will be scaled back in terms of social events and ceremony, Australia is still planning to send a huge team.
 A-L starts can deliver Tokyo medal: Arnold
Socceroos coach Graham Arnold believes the rise in minutes for his Olyroos in the A-League can help generate a medal for Australia at the Tokyo Olympics.