Tokyo Olympics: Equestrian Andrew Hoy becomes Australia’s oldest EVER medallist aged 62

ATHLETICS Women’s 1500m Round 1 – Linden Hall – advanced to semi-finals, Jessica Hull – advanced to semi-finals, Georgia Griffith – eliminated Women’s 200m Round 1 – Riley Day – advanced to semi-finals Women’s Pole Vault Qualifying Round – Nina Kennedy, Elizaveta Parnova – both eliminated Men’s 400m semi-finals – Steve Solomon – eliminated Women’s … Read more

Australia’s 800m Olympic hope Peter Bol fled Sudan spent years in a refugee camp in Egypt

Peter Bol was four years old when his family fled war-torn Sudan to a refugee camp in Egypt.  After four long years in the squalor and poverty of the camp, his life changed forever when the family flew to a bright new future in Australia. Fast forward 19 years and Bol is still running – … Read more

Australia’s women’s beach volleyball team dominate China in straight sets in Tokyo Olympics

Our beach volleyball stars have their sights set on gold: Australia’s women’s team dominates China to set up quarter-final clash at the Tokyo Games Mariafe Artacho de Solar and Taliqua Clancy beat China in quarter finals   The Australians fell behind 15-13 and then 16-14, before blunting the Chinese Australia has not won women’s beach volleyball … Read more

Australia’s Boomers beat Germany to secure quarter-finals as Patty Mills stars to stay unbeaten

Boomers star Patty Mills powers Australia to a win over Germany and a place in the basketball quarter-finals By Australian Associated Press Published: 07:13 EDT, 31 July 2021 | Updated: 07:13 EDT, 31 July 2021 Australia will head into the Tokyo Olympics men’s basketball finals as unbeaten group winners after making it a perfect three … Read more

Tokyo 2021Olympics: Sailor Matt Wearn secures Australia’s 10th gold medal trumping Rio and London

The golden Games: Australia beats its London and Rio medal tallies as sailor Matt Wearn clinches gold two days before the final race By Miriah Davis For Daily Mail Australia Published: 06:09 EDT, 30 July 2021 | Updated: 06:26 EDT, 30 July 2021 Australia has claimed its tenth gold medal at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics, … Read more

Australia’s Emma McKeon wins GOLD and Cate Campbell bronze in 100m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics

Emma McKeon has cemented herself as swimming’s sprint queen after claiming gold in the women’s 100m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics ahead of her great friend Cate Campbell. The 27-year-old bounced back from the disappointment of the women’s 4x200m relay on Thursday and fought off teammate Campbell and Hong Kong’s rising star Siobhan Haughey to … Read more

Omarosa joins Australia’s Big Brother VIP and is ‘expected to clash with Caitlyn Jenner’

Omarosa Manigault Newman, 47, ‘joins Australia’s Big Brother VIP … and is expected to go head-to-head’ with castmate Caitlyn Jenner over LGBTQ issues By Caitlyn Becker For Published: 14:49 EDT, 29 July 2021 | Updated: 14:49 EDT, 29 July 2021 Reality TV veteran Omarosa Manigault Newman is returning to the Big Brother franchise and joining … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Australia’s Emma McKeon dazzles with personal best time in 100m freestyle heats

Australia’s Emma McKeon dazzles with sizzling Olympic race seeing her swim to a personal best in 100m freestyle – as Aussies continue to dominate in the pool By Australian Associated Press Published: 07:02 EDT, 28 July 2021 | Updated: 07:10 EDT, 28 July 2021 Medal-hungry Emma McKeon has punched out a sizzling personal best to … Read more

Kyle Chalmers rescues Australia’s 4x100m relay team for bronze medal

Kyle Chalmers pulls off a freakish performance to rescue Australia’s 4x100m relay team and pick up a bronze medal By Australian Associated Press Published: 23:36 EDT, 25 July 2021 | Updated: 23:51 EDT, 25 July 2021 A flying anchor leg from Kyle Chalmers has lifted the Australian team to the bronze medal in the men’s … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Australia’s athletes pass time playing ‘backyard cricket’ inside the village

‘The most Aussie thing ever’: Australia’s Olympic athletes pass the time playing ‘backyard cricket’ inside the Tokyo athletes’ village Olympic players enjoy a game of backyard cricket in the Tokyo Athletes’ village The improvised cricket game was held inside the Tokyo Olympics accomodation 27-year-old Australian tennis player Daria Gavrilova posted the video to TikTok   By … Read more