Olympic Alpine skiing medallist Zali Steggall unseated former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott during the country's federal election.
Australia, Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands and the United States all claimed two wins on the second and final day of individual time trials at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling Road World Cup in Ostend in Belgium.
Ante Milicic will be head coach of the Australian women’s football team – the Westfield Matildas – for the whole of their 2020 Summer Olympics campaign.
New Zealand won the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Canada for the third time in a row after a hard-fought 21-17 victory over Australia in the final at Langford’s Westhills Stadium today.
Australia increased their chances of finishing in the top four of the women's International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League with a 4-0 win over the United States in Pennsylvania.
Australia won all four singles categories at the Oceania Para Table Tennis Championships in Darwin, the first qualifying event for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Three men’s teams – France, Australia and hosts Puerto Rico – earned places at the FIBA 3x3 World Cup via the qualifying event in San Juan.
Puerto Rico's men – making the most of home advantage – and Australia’s women finished the opening day of the FIBA 3x3 World Cup qualifier with two wins out of two.
The men’s basketball final on the final day of competition at the Arafura Games in Darwin produced a fitting showpiece as local side Northern Territory Top End won a gripping match 111-100 against the Philippines.
Fiji got off to a thumpingly good start in the netball at the Arafura Games in Darwin, Australia today as they trounced SAASTA Red 138-1 and went on to beat Singapore 83-18.
Three teams topped 100 points as the men’s basketball pool matches got under way at the Arafura Games in Darwin, Australia.
Weightlifting events again headlined the sporting action on the second day of the Arafura Games in Darwin in Australia.
Sporting action began today in Darwin, Australia at the first Arafura Games to be held since 2011.
Australia progressed to the semi-final of the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships for the first time following victories against defending champions Switzerland and Japan in Stavanger.
Australia's men's and women's teams claim Anzac Day triumphs over hosts New Zealand in FIH Pro League
Australia won men’s and women’s matches as their teams faced New Zealand on Anzac Day in the latest round of International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League action in Auckland.