Jack Macrae and Caleb Daniel starred through the midfield as the Western Bulldogs registered a comfortable 49-point victory over Adelaide in Ballarat.
Patrick Tiernan produced one of the gutsiest moments of the Olympics after he was overcome by heat exhaustion during the 10,000m final, falling three times before crossing the finish.
Caeleb Dressel has been pushed to a world record as the American picked up his third gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics in the men's 100m butterfly.
Australia have made it five wins from five pool games in the Tokyo Olympics women's hockey tournament, defeating Argentina 2-0.
While Australia's Kaylee McKeown won another gold, Emma McKeon has won the ninth medal of her Olympic career at the Tokyo Games.
Defending Olympic BMX champion Connor Fields has been moved out of intensive care after suffering a brain bleed following a horror semi-final crash at Tokyo.
Matt Wearn says his running battle with Rio Olympic sailing champion Tom Burton has helped him on his road to Tokyo gold in the men's Laser class.
A failed succession plan and a snap COVID-19 lockdown in Queensland will serve as unwanted distractions when Hawthorn and Brisbane lock horns in Launceston.
An “honoured” Emma McKeon has joined swimming legends Ian Thorpe and Liesel Jones on the podium of Australia’s most prolific Olympic medallists - and she can sprint past both of them tomorrow.
Australia need a bit of help from other teams to make the men's water polo quarter-finals at the Tokyo Games after being hammered 16-5 by unbeaten Spain.
Australian world champion Logan Martin is the man to beat in men's BMX freestyle after the seeding rounds, while compatriot Natalya Diehm is midfield.
After being inadvertently caught up in a coronavirus alert two days ago, Kurtis Marschall has shown nerves of steel to qualify for the Olympic pole vault final.
Emma McKeon is on the verge of setting an Australian record for most Olympic career medals and, given her pedigree, it shouldn't surprise..
United States gymnast Simone Biles will not contest the event finals for vault and the uneven bars at the Tokyo Olympics.
Australian swimmer Ariarne Titmus has won the silver medal in the women's 800-metres freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics.
Steve Larkin and Phil Blanche
Australia will take on USA in the fifth-sixth play-off in the women's sevens after Olympic gold medal disappointment for the Rio champions.
Australian swimmer Kaylee McKeown has won her second gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics with victory in the women's 200-metres backstroke.
Peter Bol has set an Australian 800m record early on day two of the track and field program at the Tokyo Olympics.
The AFL, NRL and Super Netball competitions have been thrown into chaos with southeast Queensland entering a snap three-day COVID lockdown.
Ed Jackson and Anna Harrington
WATCH: Kaylee McKeown has become just the seventh woman in Olympic history to claim the 100m and 200m gold medal double, while Katie Ledecky finally got one over Ariarne Titmus.
Queensland's snap three-day lockdown has sunk the AFL’s three fixtured matches for the state this weekend - but they could be moved elsewhere.
Both Australian mixed trap shooting teams have finished equal fifth in Tokyo, where one more broken target would have kept them in the mix for a bronze medal.
WATCH: If you don’t yet know the name and the remarkable story of Peter Bol, you soon will.
The NRL's three Saturday games have all been postponed amid Queensland's lockdown as officials hope the game can resume on Sunday.
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