Andrew Lauterstein

Swimming

Magnussen magnificent and happy to boast about it

Michael Cowley JAMES MAGNUSSEN would be the bane of all football coaches. He chooses not to speak in cliches and has the confidence to say exactly what he believes about his own ability.

Swimming

Huegill leads old-timers into semis

Geoff Heugill.

Stathi Paxinos Geoff Huegill is banking on his experience to "pull all the tricks out of the bag" to get past the raft of young talent emerging in the butterfly ranks at the national titles in Adelaide.

Geoff Huegill to make swimming comeback

Sydney Olympic bronze medallist Geoff Huegill has confirmed his return to competitive swimming as part of coach Grant Stoelwinder's star-studded Sydney squad.

Swimming newcomer makes his mark

Budding swim star Matt Jaukovic has set a new Australian all-comers record to win the men's 100m butterfly at the national short course championships.

Australians swimmers sizzle in Spain

Australia has completed a dominant performance at the Mare Nostrum swimming series in Barcelona by winning another 20 medals, eleven of them gold.

Jones sizzles in 200m breaststroke

Leisel Jones has come within a fingernail of breaking her own 200m breaststroke world record at the Mare Nostrum swimming series.

D'Arcy not giving up on Beijing dream

Swimmer Nick D'Arcy remains "100 per cent" committed to his Beijing dream and is optimistic about having his dumping from the Olympic team overturned.

Sullivan breaks his own world record

By Tom Wald When you're hot, you're hot and no-one is hotter in world swimming at the moment than Eamon Sullivan.

Schlanger upsets sprint swimming queens

Melanie Schlanger has pulled off a major upset, defeating sprint queens Libby Lenton and Cate Campbell at the Queensland swimming titles in Brisbane.

Lenton prepares for Beijing Olympics

By Daniel Pace Swimming star Libby Lenton is toughening up ahead of the Beijing Olympic trials in March.

Sullivan second in 50m freestyle sprint

Australian sprint king Eamon Sullivan had to settle for second again as his engrossing ongoing duel with Swedish star Stefan Nystrand continued in Stockholm.

Sullivan breaks another Aussie record

Eamon Sullivan continued his stunning form by smashing the Australian short-course 100 metre freestyle record at the FINA World Cup event in Stockholm.

Sullivan in record 50m swim in Moscow

Eamon Sullivan has lowered his Australian short course 50 metre freestyle record with victory at the FINA World Cup event.

Sullivan readies for sprint frenzy

By Todd Balym Globe-trotting Australian sprinter Eamon Sullivan wants to use his European tour as a form guide for next year's Olympic Games.

Aussie swimmers shine at FINA World Cup

By Todd Balym Boxing, kamikaze racing and pushing pain barriers - the gloves are off among Australia's swimmers in the hunt for Olympic glory next year.