Australian Olympic medallist on drugs possession charge

Australian former Olympic swimmer Geoff Huegill has been charged with drug possession by police in Sydney after being arrested at a horse racing meeting at the weekend.

Grant Hackett `proud` for having courage to seek treatment for drug addiction

Former Australian swimmer Grant Hackett has said that he feels proud that he had the courage to seek treatment for a sleeping pill addiction.

Kiwi rugby league to probe player's use of prescription drugs in World Cup final

The New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) is reportedly investigating whether players misused prescription drugs during the recent World Cup campaign, which they lost to Australia in the final at Old Trafford in Manchester on November 30.

Thorpe too late for London, says former Hackett coach

Comeback kid Ian Thorpe has left his run too late and is unlikely to qualify for next year`s London Olympics, according to the former coach of Australian swimming great Grant Hackett.

Hackett wades into swimsuit row, urges boycott

Australia’s former long-distance king Grant Hackett has urged the world’s best swimmers to join Michael Phelps in boycotting international meets until the swimsuit controversy is resolved.

Hackett wades into swimsuit row, urges boycott

Australia’s former long-distance king Grant Hackett has urged the world’s best swimmers to join Michael Phelps in boycotting international meets until the swimsuit controversy is resolved.