Australia showed Germany how it's done with a 3-1 win in the women's hockey on Day 4 at the games.
The Australian men's Hockey Team has a long and proud tradition at the Olympic Games and they are one of the favourites for a gold medal in London.
Samantha Lane Like the Australian rules legend in her lineage, Georgia Nanscawen was born with sporting gifts.
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 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...
Chris Barrett, London Hockeyroos striker Emily Smith believes Australia has sent a message with a win over the UK.
Chris Barrett London: The Australian women's hockey team have opened preparations for their tilt at gold in London with a 2-0 victory over Great Britain at the Olympic Park's Riverside Arena.
Chris Barrett LONDON: Girl power is in full swing in London and one of Australia's greatest male Olympic figures, Ric Charlesworth, is leading the call for a woman to carry the flag into Friday's opening ceremony.
Chris Barrett, London Natalie Cook, Leisel Jones, Sally Pearson and Anna Meares in the mix to carry flag.
Richard Hinds Nine and Foxtel won the battle for Olympic coverage. But, asks Richard Hinds, who will win the battle for viewers?
Chris Barrett LONDON: Modest and even dim predictions abound about Australia's medal tally at the London Olympics, but a significantly brighter picture has been painted by the sports-writing bible Sports...
Chris Barrett Even in a mere warm-up match, with nothing at stake and hardly a soul in the grandstand, the competitor in Ric Charlesworth was alive and kicking.
Chris Barrett, London Modest and even dim predictions abound about Australia's medal tally at the London Olympics.
Peter Hanlon Part two of our daily guide to the 2012 Olympics. Here's the shorthand version of all the moments that should not be missed.
Josh Rakic 10 must-watch athletes, teams and events.
Chris Barrett One of Australia's greatest Olympians, Ric Charlesworth, is leading the call for a woman to carry the flag into the opening ceremony.
Gordon Rayner in London The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry will attend almost 30 events between them during the London 2012 Olympics, and there are no prizes for guessing who bagged a ticket to the beach...
Chris Dutton, in London Bleary-eyed and confused after 23 hours of travel, I couldn’t believe I was sitting in the Olympic Stadium in an eery silence just days before 80,000 get swept up in the euphoria of the games.
Chris Barrett Intriguing debate over who will carry Australian flag takes a twist.
Georgina Robinson Few Australian athletes liked the green, white and grey Olympic opening ceremony uniforms in Athens eight years ago. But no one dared voice that opinion in public.