Chris Barrett If the task in Rio sounds like a huge weight on the shoulders of the lightweight from Laurieton, near Port Macquarie, then she isn't treating it like one.
Phil Lutton The Commonwealth Games champ wants more gold and the scalp of one of the world's best fighters
Australia's Cameron Hammond was defeated by Canada's Custio Clayton in a men's welterweight 69kg bout at the ExCel arena.
Chris Barrett Confusion and anger is reigning at London's ExCel centre, home of Olympic pugilism, and heads are rolling.
Olympic judges and referees came under fire on Wednesday with one fighter accusing them of "a fix", another successfully appealing a loss and even boxing great Lennox Lewis questioning some of their...
Great Britain suffered a rare defeat on Monday, when rowdy support for the game efforts of a Liverpudlian female boxer were drowned out by a gathering of flag-waving Irish singing The Fields Of...
Phil Lutton Chinese boxer Zou Shiming had to endure boos as he stood on the podium to accept his gold medal after another night of controversial officiating in the Olympic boxing ring.
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.
Trent Pollard The Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra has provided Australia's Olympic boxers and wrestlers more than $16,500 to help their final preparations leading up to the Rio Olympic Games.
Karolos Grohmann Professional boxers will compete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after the international boxing association AIBA approved a constitutional change on Wednesday, its president said.
Chris Barrett Australia's chef de mission is tackling her role in Brazil head on, from copping black eyes from boxer Shelley Watts to taking on tennis brats Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios.
Chris Barrett In excess of $370 million will have been distributed to sports and direct funding to athletes during the four-year cycle to Rio by the time the flame is lit in the Maracanã Stadium.
Daniel Lane London Olympic bronze medallist Kaarle McCulloch has literally jumped in the deep end to develop an extra edge in her three-way shootout to qualify for the Australian cycling team for the Rio Games.
Phil Lutton Toulon star Quade Cooper says he's feeling the nerves as he tries to book his ticket to Rio and fulfil an Olympic dream.
Samantha Lane The 2020 Olympics have been earmarked as the summer games where female athletes will have equal opportunity for the first time.
Georgina Robinson They will tell us that 12 horses, three cows, two goats, 70 sheep and a trio of sheep dogs will grace the main stadium during Danny Boyle's hugely hyped Olympics opening ceremony on Friday night.
Jacquelin Magnay London 2012 organisers promised an investigation after thousands of empty seats were visible yesterday at some of the most popular Olympic venues.
Phil Lutton Live coverage of all the action of Day 2 of the London Olympics.
Chris Barrett Australian lightweight Luke Jackson is furious at reports he decided to retire as a result of a heartbreaking first-round defeat at the Olympics, insisting he had always planned to hang up the gloves...