Chris Dutton Andrew Charter says fellow Canberran Anna Flanagan deserves a chance to repay the faith of the Hockeyroos.
Greg Baum Veteran Australian sports administrator Kevan Gosper is open to the idea of an international ICAC-style body to keep watch over corruption in all sports.
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...
Chris Barrett, London Modest and even dim predictions abound about Australia's medal tally at the London Olympics.
Samantha Lane Six weeks before the Summer Olympics start in Rio de Janeiro, the laboratory that was set to handle drug testing at the games has been suspended by the World Anti-Doping Agency in a new escalation of...
Chris Dutton Anna Flanagan is eligible for selection in the Australian team for Rio after her drink driving incident.
Andrew Webster The dual Olympian could shoot for gold in Rio but not be allowed to carry a gun in his own country.
Lia Timson Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Pais has lamented the mugging of Australian Paralympian Liesl Tesch and team official Sarah Ross in the city, issuing an apology at a press conference, according to local...
Roy Ward Australian star Ben Simmons has confirmed he won't be playing in the Rio Olympics this year but looks forward to a big future with the Boomers.
David Polkinghorne Canberra cyclist's Olympic fate is in the hands of the Australian selectors.
Michael Gleeson A week after being belatedly crowned Olympic champion Jared Tallent could be in line for further retrospective medals after reports Italian Alex Schwazer, who has twice beaten him to gold, has failed...
Karolos Grohmann Any competitor from Russia or Kenya wishing to take part in the Rio Olympics will need to be individually evaluated and declared eligible by their sport's international federation, Olympic chief...
Megan Levy Six-time Australian Paralympian Liesl Tesch has revealed she and a team official were robbed at gunpoint while attending a training camp in Rio de Janeiro on the weekend, just two months out from the...
Steve Larkin, Helen Velissaris and James Hall Kitty Chiller has slammed Rio organisers saying the daylight robbery of Australian athletes this week is "not an isolated incident".
Australian track cycling great Shane Kelly has called on selectors to end Shane Perkins' national exile and pick him for the Rio Olympics.
The International Boxing Federation will punish pro boxers who compete in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics by removing them from the sanctioning body's rankings or vacating their titles.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has called on Rio Games organisers to mobilise their security force early following a number of violent robberies on athletes in the Games city.