Chris Barrett, London Modest and even dim predictions abound about Australia's medal tally at the London Olympics.
Chris Barrett Steve Hooker is placing his faith in a sports psychologist to help him evade a return of the yips in the final rundown to the Olympic pole vault competition.
Samantha Lane Picture this: a British sports minister, dressed in a kookaburra-print shirt, dribbling a hockey ball through Australia House in central London.
Olympic Notebook John Huxley PRINCE Philip once famously remarked of his daughter Anne, now Princess Anne, ''if it doesn't fart or eat hay she just isn't interested''.
Samantha Lane AUSTRALIA'S Olympic chief, John Coates, has put the presidents and chief executives of the country's sports federations on notice, revealing he suspected some were not giving their all to the London...
Samantha Lane Two Olympic venues are waterlogged and are hastily being resurfaced as Games organisers review their contingency plans due to downpours that threaten to spoil the two-week London event.
Samantha Lane A bout of food poisoning in the Australian badminton camp has rendered three of the five-member Olympic unit bed-ridden, ruling them out of a pre-Games tune-up against Great Britain.
Samantha Lane BEING captain of Australia's female basketball brings certain privileges. Like choosing exactly who you want to share your downtime with during a two-week stay in a high rise Olympic village.
Sex And The City move over. Here comes Sex In The Village. Make that athletes village. As in Olympics.
Samantha Lane A BOUT of food poisoning in the national badminton camp has rendered three of the five-member Olympic unit bedridden, ruling them out of a pre-Games tune -up against Great Britain, and affected the...
Georgina Robinson Cathy Freeman has warned Olympic gold medal favourite Sally Pearson to change nothing following her shock defeat in London at the weekend.
Samantha Lane A row has erupted over the second-class treatment female Olympians receive compared to their male counterparts, including Australia's women basketballers.
Samantha Lane Having complained loudly, and at length, about an enforced night-time separation from his wife in London's Olympic village, shooter Russell Mark yesterday said reports of his rooming gripe were...
Georgina Robinson Cathy Freeman has warned Olympic gold medal favourite Sally Pearson to change nothing following her shock defeat in London.
Michael Cowley MANCHESTER: It's the closest her coach Stephan Widmer has seen the comeback version of Libby Trickett looking like the old version, but she will have a fight to win a place on the 4x100 metres...
Georgina Robinson CATHY FREEMAN has warned gold medal favourite Sally Pearson to change nothing following her shock defeat in London.
Michael Gleeson, Monaco One jump might be enough. Not to win - that is not what he is chasing here - but one jump might be all Mitchell Watt bothers with tonight at the Monaco Diamond League meet, which is the long jump...
Samantha Lane Federal sports minister Kate Lundy has hit out at the discrimination that resulted in Australia's women Olympic basketballers flying to London in economy class, while the men travelled in business...
Olympic champion Rafa Nadal's withdrawal from the London Games because of injury deprived the tournament of one of its biggest attractions and left Spain reeling on Thursday.
Samantha Lane Basketball Australia has been embarrassed into action after revelations about economy versus business seats.