Peter Hanlon Being an Olympian means so much to William Henzell, he turned his life upside down 18 months ago to ensure he did it once more with feeling.
Daniel Sankey Welcome to our live coverage of Day 7 at the London Olympics. It's the day when the swimming, cycling and athletics all collide — and Australia has a host of medal chances in each of the three events.
John Huxley CELEBRATED ''wind whisperer'' Tom Slingsby will lead the charge on Monday as Australia's sailors take to the choppy waters off the coastal resort town of Weymouth determined to make up the shortfall...
Samantha Lane The head of international badminton has defended the sport's position at the Olympics in light of the scandalous disqualification of eight athletes for deliberately throwing matches.
Chris Barrett To the pantheon of Olympic athletes that have won three gold medals in the same event - Carl Lewis, Dawn Fraser, Michael Phelps and the rest - add the names Serena and Venus Williams.
Chris Barrett Andy Murray has won the men's tennis singles gold medal for Great Britain, thrashing world No.1 Roger Federer in straight sets in a final football stadium-like atmosphere at the All England Club.
Chris Barrett FINALLY, Andy Murray has his moment in the sun. The ghost of Fred Perry, Great Britain's last Wimbledon men's singles winner in 1936, will remain at the All England Club for him to battle next June.
Phil Lutton It's the day we've all been waiting for ... men's 100m final day. The day when Usain Bolt can etch his name in history by defending his crown as the world's fastest man.
Chris Barrett TO THE pantheon of Olympic athletes who have won three gold medals in the same event - Carl Lewis, Dawn Fraser, Michael Phelps and the rest - add Serena and Venus Williams.
Glenda Kwek Less than 10 seconds on the track and more than $19 million in sponsorships ... and that was before this morning's 100-metre final.
Samantha Lane ATHLETES are angry. Officials are embarrassed. But more significantly, Olympic competition is tainted.
Daniel Sankey Australia has been waiting nine days for its second gold medal of the 2012 London Olympics — finally, that wait could be over today with Tom Slingsby sailing for gold in the Laser class.
John Huxley Tom Slingsby, of Gosford, raised a nation's morale by winning a longed-for gold medal in the Laser class of single-hander dinghies at the Olympic sailing regatta last night.
John Huxley Move over Britannia! Australia seems set to rule the waves off the south coast resort town of Weymouth this week, after Tom Slingsby, from Gosford, raised a crying nation's morale by winning a...
Scott Spits Steve Hooker sees Olympic action, the Boomers take on the mighty USA in the quarter-finals and the BMX program gets undeway in London.
A British sports fan who had tickets for every day of the London Olympics died after collapsing at the velodrome at the Olympic Park, media reports say.
Greg Baum It is the blank that can never be filled in, the itch that can't be scratched. In 16 years as an Australian hockey international, Ric Charlesworth estimates that he played against New Zealand 30...
Without identifying either by name, Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates described BMX wonder twins Sam Willoughby and Caroline Buchanan as the breed of athletes the Olympic movement is...
Gordon Rayner and James Kirkup British brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee win gold and bronze in the men's triathlon.
Chris Barrett Jimmy Lidberg is not your everyday embodiment of bucks' party entertainment. For starters he's a man, one with an imposing physique straight off the nightclub bouncer production line.