Games News
 Hockeyroos aim to put the heat on Russia
The Hockeyroos need to beat Russia in a two-game series this week to qualify for the Olympics, and coach Paul Gaudoin knows the pressure is on to win.
 Hockeyroos ready as Oly hopes go on line
The Hockeyroos are eyeing a 10th successive Olympics which means they need victory in their must-win qualification series against Russia in Perth.
 No Tokyo fears for 'taped-up' King Bogut
Nearing 35 years of age, Andrew Bogut admits feeling the pinch but it isn't hurting the reigning NBL MVP's productivity ahead of next year's Tokyo Olympics.
 Matildas learn Olympic qualifying group
The Matildas will take on China, Taiwan and Thailand in the first phase of qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
 Wurf sets sights on Tokyo Games triathlon
Rower, pro cyclist and triathlete Cameron Wurf has set the ambitious target of competing at his second Olympics.
 Jackson mounts case for Tokyo tri berth
Fit-again triathlete Emma Jackson knows she's in a battle to win a ticket to her second Olympics despite a triumphant return to the top flight this year.
 O'Neill realistic ahead of Olympic role
Susie O'Neill will be a shoulder to lean on for athletes as Australia's deputy chef de mission at Tokyo's Olympic Games next year.
 Rejuvenated Lee hunting marathon medal
Marathon swimmer Kareena Lee will be in the mix for Australia's first Olympic medal in the sport at next year's Tokyo Games.
 Hockeyroos' moment of truth arriving
The Hockeyroos must beat Russia on aggregate in a two-match play-off in Perth later this month if they are to qualify for the 2020 Olympics.
 Equestrian's Hoy eyeing eighth Olympics
Australian equestrian great Andrew Hoy has locked in two quota spots for the Tokyo Games which will be his eighth Olympics.
 Gymnast Bull qualifies for Tokyo Olympics
Tyson Bull has placed seventh in the men's horizontal bar final at the gymnastics world championships, earning an Olympic quota spot for the 2020 Tokyo Games.
 Cambage returns for Opals' Olympics push
Liz Cambage will bolster the Opals squad for three games in Malaysia next month as they edge closer to a berth at next year's Olympics in Japan.
 Kipchoge inspires Kenyan pair in Melbourne
The day after Kenyan great Eliud Kipchoge broke two hours, compatriots Isaac Birir and Naomi Mayo won the Melbourne Marathon.
 Australians helped in Kipchoge's record
Four Australians were part of the pacing squad that helped marathon star Eliud Kipchoge become the first man to break two hours for the marathon.
 Olyroos investigated for off-field drama
Four Olyroos players are under investigation by Football Federation Australia following an unspecified off-field incident in Cambodia earlier this year.
 Aussie support on hand for Barber in Tokyo
If some big names return from injury, the Australian athletics team at the Tokyo Olympics will have much better depth than the one at the Doha world titles.
 Cheruiyot wins WC men's 1500m
Timothy Cheruiyot has given Kenya a fifth straight gold medal in the men's 1500m at the world athletics championships.
 Brooke Stratton 10th in WC long jump
Australian Brooke Stratton has finished 10th in the women's long jump at the world athletics championships.
 Arzani takes step towards Socceroos return
Daniel Arzani is one step closer to a Socceroos return and could play a role in Australia's bid to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
 Hassan wins rare 1500m-10,000m double
Netherlands' long distance track star Sifan Hassan has done the 1500m-10,000m double at the world athletics championships.