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Eamon Sullivan not ready to be written off yet

Stathi Paxinos Eamon Sullivan cringes a little bit when he sees stories published about him nowadays, because of a simple word that often precedes his name.

Eamon Sullivan injured again

Australia's fastest swimmer, Eamon Sullivan, has succumbed to another injury.

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Grant Hackett says he is back on track

Grant Hackett arrives in Los Angeles, February 26.

Olympic swimming champion Grant Hackett has left rehab saying he feels proud he had the courage to seek treatment for a sleeping pill addiction.

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Cate Campbell wins 100 freestyle, but sister Bronte's swim the eye-catcher

Cate Campbell and Bronte Campbell

Stathi Paxinos Cate Campbell won the 100-metre freestyle at the Commonwealth Games selection trials at the Brisbane Aquatic Centre on Saturday night in a blistering time of 52.

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Mack Horton tests himself against the greats

Mack Horton is congratulted by Jordan Harrison (left) after winning the men's 1500-metre freestyle final on Sunday.

Stathi Paxinos Mack Horton has a piece of paper stuck above his bed with times of the best distance swimmers in history.

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Australia picks 59-strong swim team for Glasgow

Eamon Sullivan

Stathi Paxinos Australia will have a 59-strong team for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games although triple Olympian Eamon Sullivan will have to pass a fitness test in coming weeks after being set to have his third...

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David McKeon out to make amends for world titles failure at Commonwealth Games trials

Stathi Paxinos David McKeon has waited six months for an opportunity to release some of the disappointment from last year's world championships and he is ready to unleash at the Commonwealth Games trials.

Thomas Fraser-Holmes stars at Commonwealth Games trials

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 02:  Thomas Fraser-Holmes competes in the final of the Mens 400 metre Individual Medley event during the 2014 Australian Swimming Championships at Brisbane Aquatic Centre on April 2, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Stathi Paxinos It is a measure of Thomas Fraser-Holmes' increasing expectations that he is using the disappointment of only making two finals at last year's world championships as motivation for this year.

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Grant Hackett deserves to be remembered as the leader of golden generation: coach

Olympic champion: Grant Hackett.

Stathi Paxinos Grant Hackett should be remembered as the leader of Australia's golden generation of swimming and not for his post-career problems, former coach Denis Cotterell has declared.

New coach wants an Australian swimmer in every Olympic final

Swimming Australia National Head Coach, Jacco Verhaeren, at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra on Wednesday 19 February 2014.
Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Stathi Paxinos The Australian swim team would have a finalist in every Olympic race by the 2020 Games in Tokyo, if not by 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, new head coach Jacco Verhaeren has declared.

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Bond with rivals proved a bitter pill, says James Magnussen

James Magnussen

Daniel Lane James Magnussen has revealed the dog-eat-dog nature of elite swimming was a reason the Australian relay team at the London Olympics used the sleeping tablet Stilnox at a controversial bonding session...

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Ratbags, redemption - and the purge to end all purges

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David Sygall They went from gold-medal favourites to a national disgrace before the Games in London had even begun.

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Magnussen embraces underdog status

James Magnussen

Not so long ago he was a man who felt invincible, but James Magnussen is taking a very human approach into his 100m freestyle world title defence in Barcelona.

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'Stilnox six' to learn AOC fate on Friday

James Magnussen of Australia

Australia's controversial men's freestyle relay team will be punished by the Australian Olympic Committee on Friday.

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Relay swimmers await fate

Australia's 4x100m freestyle relay team.

Stathi Paxinos AOC will on Friday bring down its judgment on Australia's Olympic men's 4x100-metres freestyle relay team.

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Australian swimmers avoid further punishment for pre-Olympic behaviour

Members of Australia's Olympic swim relay team raise their hands to admit taking Stilnox.

A group of Olympic swimmers who took sleeping drugs and "pranked" their female colleagues in a bonding ritual ahead of the London games have avoided further punishment from the Australian Olympic...

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Warning for Olympics' Stilnox Six, but coach escapes sanctions

Aus Mens swim team front the media to admit to their behaviours in London - bringing the swim team into disrepute. James Magnussen, Cameron McEvoy and Eamon Sullivan admit to taking Stilnox tablets. Photo: Edwina Pickles. 22 Feb 2013.

David Sygall The latest - and final - report into the ill-fated London Olympics swimming campaign has laid much of the blame with Swimming Australia and former head coach Leigh Nugent.

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Management blamed for Games issues

Australian Olympic Committee chief John Coates addresses the media in Sydney on Friday.

David Sygall Final report into swimming campaign lays much of the blame on Leigh Nugent.

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Bad boys team again for world championships

Australia's 4x100m freestyle relay team.

Stathi Paxinos Australia's controversial men's 4x100 metre freestyle relay team is set to be reunited.

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Social media Games a 'trap' for athletes

Neda Vanovac It's been called the social media Olympics - the first time audiences have had such unfettered access to the doings of athletes in real time - but it's not all for the best, the Australian swimming...