Port Macquarie News
Defender Ellie Carpenter says the Matildas know what to expect now in the Olympics football tournament and they are ready to hunt an elusive medal.
Anna Harrington
Ellie Carpenter says the hardened Matildas know what to expect at the upcoming Olympics. (Dan Himbrechts/AAP PHOTOS)
Australia's gold-chasing rugby sevens women will be prepared for the volume of 80,000 fans at the Stade de France thanks to Tim Walsh's latest "lame activity".
Murray Wenzel and Darren Walton
Australia's Olympic-bound rugby sevens team have used their heads to prepare for the Paris crowds. (Supplied by Tim Walsh/AAP PHOTOS)
Kimia Yousofi, who says she 'represents the stolen dreams and aspirations' of Afghan women oppressed by the Taliban, will compete in the 100m in Paris.
Afghan Olympic sprinter Kimia Yousofi was given safe passage to Australia in 2022. (EPA PHOTO)
Monday's 55 athletics selections finalises the Australian team for the Paris Games - the third-biggest for an overseas Olympics.
Roger Vaughan and Steve Larkin
Tokyo canoeing gold medallist Jessica Fox will be a big Australian story at the Paris Olympics. (Dan Himbrechts/AAP PHOTOS)
Matildas midfielder Katrina Gorry has recovered from ankle surgery and is ready to shine at the Paris Olympics, with her young family along for the ride.
Anna Harrington
Matildas midfielder Katrina Gorry has recovered from an ankle injury to play in her second Olympics. (James Ross/AAP PHOTOS)
Australia's athletics team for the Paris Olympics has been announced, with 75 selections making it the second-largest for the sport behind Sydney 2000
Roger Vaughan
Torrie Lewis will run in the 200m and 4x100m relay at the Paris Olympics. (Matt Turner/AAP PHOTOS)
Sprint star Rohan Browning is in the Australian Olympic athletics team, while there were some tough calls in the middle-distance events.
John Salvado and Roger Vaughan
Sprinter Rohan Browning will run at the Paris Olympics after a tough year on the track. (AP PHOTO)
Australia must gear up for tough Olympic match-ups against Greece and Spain after the European countries joined their group for Paris with qualifying wins.
Giannis Antetokounmpo (r) helped Greece book their group place for a Boomers match-up in Paris. (AP PHOTO)
Boomers coach Brian Goorjian has explained his decision to leave Matisse Thybulle out of the Paris Olympics side and recall veteran Matthew Dellavedova.
Murray Wenzel and Roger Vaughan
Boomers head coach Brian Goorjian explains some of his tough selection calls. (James Ross/AAP PHOTOS)
Matthew Dellavedova will return from the Boomers wilderness in Paris while Lauren Jackson will play at a fifth Games, 12 years after her last.
Murray Wenzel
Lauren Jackson's extraordinary career will continue at the Paris Olympics. (Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)
Australian Ruby Roseman-Gannon's first professional road win shows what can happen when an aggressive cyclist is in the right place at the right time.
Roger Vaughan
Australian road race champion Ruby Roseman-Gannon will make her Olympics debut in Paris. (Con Chronis/AAP PHOTOS)
Patty Mills has had a low-key build-up for the Paris Olympics, but Boomers coach Brian Goorjian is adamant his veteran point-guard will be up for the fight.
Shayne Hope
Boomers veteran Patty Mills has been backed to rediscover his groove at his fifth Olympics. (James Ross/AAP PHOTOS)