Michael Cowley Those outside the event just thought it was the Brits being cocky after their rush of gold in recent days, to suggest English brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee could quinella the men’s...
Alistair Brownlee from Team Great Britain won gold in the men's triathlon. His little brother Jonathan won bronze in a course that passed Buckingham Palace, Wellington Arch and finished in Hyde Park.
Gordon Rayner and James Kirkup British brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee win gold and bronze in the men's triathlon.
Phil Lutton Australia will need to spring a surprise to finish on top of the podium in the triathlon in London. Luckily for them, springing surprises is what the Olympic triathlon does best.
David Humphries SO LONDON is Australia's poorest start to an Olympics since Atlanta 16 years ago. The woe is audible; a pestilence is about to blight this sunburnt land. Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oh, Oh, Oh!
Scott Spits One of our best gold medal chances in the athletics comes early with Mitchell Watt jumping for glory.
Greg Baum Not even in the billowing greenery of Hyde Park can Australia hide from the curse that is upon it in these Games. There, in Saturday's women's triathlon, it struck doubly.
Georgina Robinson A THREE-YEAR rollercoaster ride from heart surgery to Olympic bronze had Australian Erin Densham somewhat dazed in the wake of her gutsy triathlon triumph.
Britain’s Olympic stars are drawn from diverse backgrounds and plenty of Team GB’s medal-winners have been inspired by teachers at state schools.
Daniel Sankey Day 11 at the London Olympics is the day our golden girls, Sally Pearson and Anna Meares, take centre stage.
Richard Hinds At The Hare in Bethnal Green - a cosy old-style pub in a now gentrified-ish part of East London where the notorious Kray twins once collected the rent - a regular leans across the drip tray, one eye...
Phil Lutton The flame of the 30th Olympiad has been extinguished. Phil Lutton recounts the Australian Games in London.
Georgina Robinson Veteran ironman and triathlon champion Chris McCormack says Australia will go to London without its "greatest ever triathlete" after Emma Snowsill failed to have her omission from the women's Olympic...
Samantha Lane Overlooked for the Olympic team, Emma Snowsill will appeal the contentious decision of Triathlon Australia chiefs.
Jacquelin Magnay THE Australian men's rowing four were not in London last weekend, but they might have been taking note of the Queen's diamond jubilee celebrations.
Jacquelin Magnay IN LONDON it feels like it has been raining relentlessly. Everyday the heavens open and sometimes so hard it has turned Hyde Park - the venue of the Olympic triathlon and open-water swimming, and a...
Jacquelin Magnay Record rain in June has delayed some of the last-minute touches to Olympic venues.
Samantha Lane Layne Beachley has made her first Olympic team at 40 and is positively amped.
Samantha Lane Two Olympic venues waterlogged and hastily being resurfaced as contingency plans reviewed.
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.